Friday night found me kid-less and hubby-less. I decided to don my decorator cap and attempt a mini-redo on a shelf in our living room. I picked up this shelf from the local St Vinny’s a few years ago and it is one of my favorite ‘finds’. I just have never really liked how I … More Design on a Dime
Sunday found us some sunshine and cooler temperatures and it was time to get outside to finish up some fall chores. First up was raking….then more raking….followed by a bit more raking. Still not done but made a dent in it. The hubbmeister spent the better part of the morning taking apart the chicken coop-run … More Work Day
A well deserved nap from a week of mousing. Good kitty……. Advertisements
Our 7 year old would sell all his possessions for a plate of spaghetti and meatballs…or more like 7 plates full. This is not a lie, but simply how the boy operates. He will tell you that his grandma makes the best spaghetti and meatballs. If you ask him which grandma…he will declare BOTH! (Ever … More Our Big Fat Italian Weekend
This past weekend in Wisconsin was truly glorious. We have been riddled with a lot of rain lately so when the sun came out…and was actually warm…we knew we needed to get out and enjoy it. A gift certificate to the mama to the Cluck Chicken Store in Paoli, WI sealed the deal of where … More Wastin the Day Away
Here is something that I have learned as I have gotten older, my little sister keeps me young. We are products of the 80’s and still believe in the creation of the perfect ‘mix tape’ (although now in the form of CD’s). We are forever passing back and forth mixes we create for one another … More Little sisters ARE good for something!
My sweater has been sitting at 85% complete for months. The first time I blocked it the front panels dried all wonky (was completely my wrong doing). I finally said “ENOUGH ALREADY” and here is the sweater re-blocking. The 2 additional panels that are knit separate are complete as well and just need to be … More Block Party