The falling leaves

drift by the window, the autumn leaves of red and gold. Please, partake of this.  You will be so pleased you did.  (And your children will be THRILLED)  Once again Jill has outdone herself. Advertisements

Mitten Math

It snowed last night.  The land is covered in white – it is breathtakingly beautiful. The math required to get us out into said snow is a little overwhelming, however.

The Princess and the Pea ~ A story of TRUE beauty

ONCE upon a time there was a prince who wanted to marry a princess; but she would have to be a real princess. He travelled all over the world to find one, but nowhere could he get what he wanted. There were princesses enough, but it was difficult to find out whether they were real … Continue reading

Please pass the salt

~ better include the ketchup too, cause I’m thinking my words aren’t going to taste too good when I have to eat them. 😕

Is this a frog or an elephant…

and does it really matter or do they both just taste like chicken, anyway?!!!!!

Gold or toilet paper – what will you bring to the stable?

It had been a long drive – and a long stay away from home. How grateful I was that my Aunt’s house was “on the way home” – relatively, anyway. (No pun intended – sorry) The luminaries lining her sidewalk and drive were lovely in the late afternoon winter dusk and the fluffy white snowflakes … Continue reading

Welcome to our home ~

You will find love and joy within. This is the sign beside my back door.  (Or at least it was before the kids had a light saber fight on the back porch the other day – I better check that it’s still there.) I cross-stitched it to hang in my home when we were first … Continue reading

Sleigh Bells

will soon be jingling and my toes are tingling. (My fingers are too – but that’s because it’s a delicious 36` outside this morning!!! Hoooray, hooooorrrraaaayyyy – fall is arriving in splendor!)