Monthly Archives: November 2010

So many Thanks to Give!

We had a wonderful week of Thanksgiving celebrations with the highlight being the visit of Grandma Mac!  Here’s the week in pictures: Hmmm…..must be I didn’t take any pictures of aforementioned Mac. I recently found a volume of these Childcraft … Continue reading

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I get my energy from the sun!!

The inner workings in the basement: The pole and rack are in place….solar panels will be going up tomorrow!  (Weather permitting…this is Western NY!) I’ve mentioned a few ways in which we’ll have to cut back and I always get … Continue reading

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{this moment}

{this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. If you’re inspired to do the same, … Continue reading

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Lights, camera, ACTION!

Ok, Ok, the light is just from a generator.  Not even our generator, we’re still waiting for that to arrive.  But it is a glimpse of what’s to come and that’s darn exciting to us! Our future kitchen in boxes: … Continue reading

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Pie day

Today was pie day!  Tonight I made a Chocolate Truffle pie with help from the kids, a pumpkin pie on my own, and Eli made the Pecan pie for us!  Getting ready for Thursday!  I’m so very thankful for my … Continue reading

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{this moment}

{this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. If you’re inspired to do the same, … Continue reading

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Waste not!!

While out during the day, I see so many homes with beautiful pumpkins decorating the porches, fences and yards.  I too love decorating with these and other gourds.  But I want to suggest to you: Go out and get them before … Continue reading

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