Category Archives: Holidays

Gone Fishing!

Gone Fishing!

Hooray, hubby and I are headed to the Aspen, CO area to visit with Liam who’s at Aspen Music Festival this summer, and get some serious R&R!!!! We’re taking it easy and not driving too far each day in hopes that the travel doesn’t counter the effects of the vacation. And Stirling will be spoiled… Continue Reading

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

Whether Easter for you is an important religious observance, a celebration of the promise of Spring or all the above, I hope you and your family have a wonderful day! Continue Reading

Happy New Year!!!

Happy New Year!!!

Well, another week has flown by! We’ve all been sleeping late, cooking, eating, and watching movies. Hubby’s replacing shocks, struts and bearings on our old Aztek, and I’ve been finishing up making Christmas presents. Here’s some fun pix from our Christmas morning: I’ve found a cool program called “Blog Stomp” that makes collages like this… Continue Reading

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

The presents are all wrapped, the cookies are baked: I’ve got one more present to dye, but the weather hasn’t been cooperating, which is fine because we need the rain! I’ve also got to make 2 more presents, so there’s a box that will be going out sometime next week, and that’s just fine! In… Continue Reading

Festival of Pie 2016

Festival of Pie 2016

My goodness what a fabulous holiday we had. Hubby was away at a conference from the Thursday to Tuesday, so it was only Logan and I who went to pick up Liam at the airport on Saturday: Logan, who is 4 years younger than Liam, is catching up to him! We watched some movies, got… Continue Reading

Tried and True Pie Recipes

Tried and True Pie Recipes

Each year we invite a lot of people to enjoy Thanksgiving with us and I make lots of PIE! We’ve cooked Thanksgiving for lots of people pretty much our whole married life, and there’s always been enough people that we would have needed 2-3 pies to have enough for everyone, but what KIND of pie… Continue Reading

Great resources for Holiday Gift Sewing

Great resources for Holiday Gift Sewing

Now that Halloween is behind us, I realize that it’s time to get cracking on a list of presents that I want to make for my loved ones this holiday season! Because I KNOW I am not alone with this, I thought I’d mention a couple of what I think are really helpful tools in… Continue Reading