Category Archives: heart

peace to you…

September 10, 1928-December 26, 2010 Daddy this is for you: He served in the Navy for 20 years. He was a good, kind man. He was a loving Father who was married to my mother for 50 years. They are … Continue reading

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Treasure

CC License View a little glittery hummingbird…. not really a treasure but, makes me smile. CC License View Daughter #2 lovingly painted this little chest for me. She spent many hours working on it while I was at work. I … Continue reading

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the gnomes are busy…

CC License View the gnomes are busy…….. CC License View finishing up the trees I began. I had been following Jude at Spiritcloth. spiritcloth.typepad.com Her “gnome-like” tree is absolutely magical and the other tree hugging it was heart warming. I … Continue reading

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following along…

CC License View I have decided to follow along with Jude at spritcloth on the Holiday trees… spiritcloth.typepad.com She has a couple of wonderful videos where she is explaining what she is doing. She makes you feel right at home … Continue reading

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Sweet

CC License View I baked a heart shaped  chocolate Birthday cake for my youngest child. Made her favorite food (pizza) and decorated with streamers and banners. Hard to believe the children are growing so fast. #3 daughter and I sat … Continue reading

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A day to be grateful

CC License View I want to wish all of you a Happy Thanksgiving and even if you do not celebrate then i wish you a Happy day! I have decided to take this day and write out all the things … Continue reading

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Make-Found-Create

CC License View MAKE As the winter draws closer wearing silver jewelry becomes less appealing…why? Because the metal is cold. So, I thought I would make something with a little more warmth. I used wool as the foundation for this … Continue reading

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“La Vie En Rose”

CC License View I love the name of the song: “La Vie En Rose” It means, “Life in shades of Pink” or “Looking at life through rose-colored glasses.” I like the second meaning best because I just happen to have … Continue reading

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beautify

CC License View So, I have had a few days off and the word of the day is “beautify”. Yep, I could no longer stand the “ugliness” of where I live so, a bucket of paint has done wonders…magic actually! … Continue reading

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I am still here….

CC License View My daughters and I went on a charity walk….. (Oh, and for the record, I did ask my son #2 to join us but he smiled and declined the offer.) I am wearing layers and layers of … Continue reading

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