Category Archives: Gardening

Classic Car Show and Gardening…

Classic Car Show with the Kids From running through Old Navy, tripping over a woman’s feet, and landing face first on the concrete floor. OUCH! ———————- Garden is coming along! Thinning the carrots = baby carrots ——— Beautiful Skies ~Nostalgic … Continue reading

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Fairy Garden…

This is probably one of my most exciting posts. Not because it is particularly amazing in and of itself. But, because I was super excited about the project. I love this kind of stuff… Building miniatures is SO fun. I … Continue reading

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First Week of Summer…

There has been lots of celebrating beyond the birthdays over the last week.  At a baby shower eating watermelon for the first time:——————– Free donut day! (At Krispy Kreme) (and showing off Molly’s hairdo) ————————- Getting the last of our … Continue reading

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Easter Weekend…

Deric got a new desk. It raises and lowers to allow sitting or standing to keep him more alert and productive at work. …But, that means he also had to play around with it while he was setting it up.———————– … Continue reading

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Workin’ hard, or hardly working’…

This week has been perfect weather, 70s and sunny! We have spent all the time we can manage outside in the sunshine. —————————- More New Foods: Overnight Oatmeal— Tropical and mandarine orange flavors Using chia seeds. I up-cycled the top of … Continue reading

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Spring is Officially Here…

The Goal: to fill every mason jar I own this year.  Starting with buying a huge bag of unbleached flour and filling jars with it. My food saver sucks all the air out so that it is preserved for a … Continue reading

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More Spring Cleaning and Fun…

I am steadily spring cleaning the house. I’m extremely proud of everything I’ve been doing, actually. You can scroll down if you think pictures of spring cleaning will bore you. 😉 Fridge scrubbed, inventoried (using an app), and organized: A … Continue reading

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What we are up to…

Painting with “snow”:  (equal parts shaving cream and elmer’s glue dries puffy!) ————————– Grandma Wendy sent another fun package with these hats and pants as well as knitted wool-blend socks for each of the boys and Deric. ———————- River has … Continue reading

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Harvest Time and Kiwicrate…

First I wanted to say that miniature corn bread muffins are the way to go when serving corn bread to kids. My kids tend to crumble more than half the muffin onto every surface around them. This way there is … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Weekend…

This last week I planted my starts and filled the hummingbird feeder (Pinterest recipe was easy). The basil I planted is the the right of the feeder. That’s really all that survived the cats digging them up. *sigh* For Mother’s … Continue reading

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