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I’m a Tree Hugger at heart =)

Yep… its true… I hate to see trees get cut down…
living in Washington ~  the Evergreen State…its hard not to love trees!
Anyway… I’ll get to that point in a minute…
Hope everyone had a lovely (Thanksgiving?) weekend!
We had good family time with some of my immediate family and good family time with some of our church family [...]

In All Things Give Thanks =)

Since it is Thanksgiving and all…
I thought I’d start by sharing one of my favorite Bible verses …
Philippians 4:4-8
“Rejoice in the Lord Always, I will say it again rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. the Lord is near you.  Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with [...]

November Sunny er…Sunday Post

Sunny skies this week in Washington.  odd for November. usually its record rainfalls …a.k.a. wet, wet, wet… Nov. usually = flooding… not so much this year.   I am super thankful we’ve had a fairly mild November… at the same time I would like to note that my heart is with those on the East [...]

Life Sized Candyland ~ plus plus

Sunday Scavenger Hunt – Candyland style ~ plus a few extras from my busy week/life as it applies to the prompts!  =) this weeks photography prompts were Classic, Welcome, Vibrant, Adventure and Wild! =)
Classic

so while shopping at world market the other day I stopped to admire this beautiful vintage typewriter art and my 10 year [...]

My world does not belong to me…=)

there is so much truth in my title statement… SO much truth… I could go on…and on… and on…
today I will focus on the facts in that truth that have kept me  MIA lately…
My sweet Abby girl is in 7th grade… in the youth group at church…
I volunteer my crafty self to help with said youth [...]

October and still sunny!

Happy Thanksgiving Canadian friends!!  =)
My hubby and  my littles are Canadian… well… the littles are dual…  every year we celebrate 2 Thanksgivings!!  It is odd for me to celebrate Thanksgiving before Halloween… takes some getting used to!  =)  Two holidays with turkey, mashed potatoes, cashew stuffing, Pumpkin PIE! ~ oh my! I can’t wait for [...]

Things I love about Fall

Getting Ready

to feed my family and our Youth Pastor the first Fall meal of the year!   since he is young and fresh out of college we figured it would be nice to make him a stick to your ribs kinda meal once a month! Abby joined the Youth Group this year and I am [...]

12 ~ Twelve ~ A Dozen

My baby turned a dozen years old yesterday
she is roughly 4,383 days old now
*sob*

*be still my heart*
my baby girl isn’t all exactly a baby anymore
She has turned into an amazing young lady!
A 7th grader now! yikes! where has the time gone?
Celebrating Abby comes easy!  Abby is  kind, loving, beautiful, funny, smart, talented,  musical,  mathematical, witty, [...]

Average Every Day ~ or not =)

I have an odd life.
I like odd.
I have a funny life.
I like funny.
I have a busy life.
no comment. the end.
have I ever mentioned that I love unique things?  quirky things?  out of the box funny and extra~ not~ ordinary?!  =)  like running across a giant knome while driving down a highway in British Columbia. (name [...]

F is for fencing… =)

howdy blog peeps…
I am late late late this week ~  last week we had 7 extra peeps in our house til Monday ~  thus my lack of attendance all together! oh dear!  Fall Routine is settling in slowly this week (kinda sad… I love and all… but…) anyway… by next week I should be right [...]