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Happy Thanksgiving 2011

We had a very nice day. My mom brought Corn pudding, squash casserole, cheese sauce, Kibi, chocolate cupcakes and Hubby made mashed potatoes, giblet gravy, stuffing and rolls. I made pecan and chess pies. Yum! We are stuffed little piggies! … Continue reading

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A Flower Pot Card for my MIL

I made a Flower Pot card for my MIL. It was so fun to make! Rather than taking photos, I made a video. Give it a look, just click the link below. Have a great weekend!                            Flower Pot … Continue reading

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Lots of Scrappin’ FUN

When you hear the term ‘Old School’ what do you think of? Makes me think of fast GAS drinking cars, computer absentee cards and walking through my dad’s office and seeing piles of huge, heavy ledger books from his accounting … Continue reading

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Mini Album Fun!

I took the burgundy Plaque with the ice skate on it from the top here: And started a collage with KandCompany paper, then stamped, sanded and inked all around the edges with a little extra distressing in places. Took my … Continue reading

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Christmas Day

We had a lovely day! My Mother-In-Law came, which is very rare, and my mom.  Hubby picked them up and we had lunch, a small gift exchange, some laughs and pleasant conversation around the fireplace. It felt good, like it … Continue reading

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Winter Window

Don’t you love plants in a Kitchen window…and Christmas Cactus in bloom? Coffee/Tea, a small kitchen garden…a lovely start to the day.

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Getting Ready for Fall

Are you having those beautiful Fall mornings? Are the leaves turning beautiful shades where you live? Our first nice cool morning was Friday and today there was actually frost on the roof tops! So exciting to finally wave those upper … Continue reading

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