Archive for July, 2010

A week ago …

I was here

and here

looking at this

with this guy

and these guys

wait a second !!
who are these guys??
and how did they get there?
I was with THESE guys

leaping

jumping

dancing

there is something about the beach….
*sigh*
a week ago we were here

The weather was a little cooler than we expected

but we didn’t mind

we found some castles to play in

and logs to crawl [...]

Guess What I am up to?? ;)

well that was an easy clue

I am afraid I am not very good at this
another obvious clue, eh?

ok these babies won’t help you at all…
but aren’t they sweet …

This baby might give you a clue..

but don’t mess with his mama or his papa!

We are soaking up God’s beautiful creation
and all the creatures that come across [...]

Camp Sparkle Day 3 – the final hours!

a few young ladies

a mom or two …

will do

a few blank  canvases
paper
scissors
ribbons
buttons
a little paint
all being transformed

with a little help from the magic collage pauge

these little ladies

now hold priceless works of art!
Happy young ladies!
After 3 busy crafty fun filled days…
I am one tired momma!
oh ~ but it didn’t stop me …
the days fun was not done!

a [...]

Camp Sparkle Day 2 ~

Butterfly Butterfly

Happy all Day!
Today we sewed Butterflies ~ Adorable ~ simple ~ Darling Butterflies!
A Beautiful Craft I found on another blog
and have forgotten where I found it!!
Oh NO!!
Please Please…
if I found this idea on your blog
comment and I will shout you out!!  =)
*** Update ***  It was Jill from A Pocket Full of Posies ***
That [...]

Camp Sparkle Day 1 ~

Inspired by Nancy at The Goat and the Kid ~
we are now officially in full swing of Camp Sparkle!  =)
After seeing Nancy’s posts about hosting a fun little craft week which she called Camp Cre8 Sparkle…
I knew right away that I wanted to do something similar while my niece would be staying with us [...]

If you were camping or on a road trip…

What kind of food do you bring?
What is your favorite food to take camping?
Do you have any on the road food secrets?
Just wondering…
say maybe if you were to plan a 7 day camping trip…

down the coast or somethin…
and this was your lodging…
hypothetically what would you cook?
what would your cooler have in it?
while you were hypothetically [...]

Stacy and Clinton would not approve…

I can splain Lucy!  =)
I am in the land of comfort heaven!
a weird sort of bliss has taken over my soul!!
you see
Back in high school… in the late 80’s… these are what I lived in…
BOYS… Mens… Levis 501 jeans…
**thump, thump, thump**
do you hear my heart beating??
I’m just sayin… Stacy and Clinton would not approve…
of me [...]

Once upon a time….Lewis stole my heart too…

Before Merlin…
the mischievous lovable mutt we adore!
there was Lewis…
Lewis stole my heart

Lewis was a “purebred” Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
We purchased Lewis on February 2, 2009 from a “hobby breeder”
(huge mistake please don’t ever buy from back yard breeders !)
Lewis quickly stole our hearts…
(I know I know… he LOOKS like Merlin! that was not planned)

He was [...]

The winner is…

Wait a sec…

Vanna  is drawing the winners name…
out of the lovely empty kleenex box…
one day I will do a post on 101 ways to use an empty kleenex box…
oh… sorry!
The winning name starts with a letter B….

Congratulation Blue Cotton Memory!!
You are the lucky Winner of my little summer giveaway! =)

Please go and say congratulations to [...]

The best part of a hot day

who doesn’t love a good sunset?  =)
One more day to enter my Giveaway ~
See y’all on the other side of the moon!
Have a Great Saturday!