45 Years…

Jun 3, 2008

Dad says differently but in Dad’s defense Juanita wasn’t a very popular name back then… Well that night Dad called her house to tell her Mom and Dad that Juanita would not be coming home tonight.

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It’s Easter…

Mar 22, 2008

“Bird Nest Cupcakes” are now on the table. It never quite feels like Easter without some bird nest cupcakes. All you need is a cake mix, white icing, flaked coconut, green food coloring and jelly beans.

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Having Santa for a Dad…

Mar 2, 2008

Sometimes I would get lucky and find a nice looking Sketchy doll but no easel. Below are some photos of me getting ready to open my Sketchy Doll on Christmas Eve and holding my Sketchy Doll Christmas Day.

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A few “Getting to know you” Christmas Questions…

Dec 6, 2007

Here is a fun “Getting to know you” Christmas questionnaire. When the girls were little we opened one on Christmas eve and the rest Christmas morning, now we celebrate on Christmas Eve. I love the room dark with just the glow from our tree and a few years ago it actually snowed here on Christmas Eve.

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Ansley LOVES Pink…

Dec 4, 2007

Mom paid more to ship the tree to Ansley than she did to purchase the tree. The one iridescent tree really bugs me in this photo but during the day and at night it looks so pretty and does not stand out as much as in this photo.

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More class projects

Oct 16, 2007

Here are a few more sneak peeks of projects I am creating for classes. I just love the feel of tulle mixed with rhinestones, vintage buttons and old photos and I think my Mom was the cutest little girl.

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I’m back home…

Sep 19, 2007

Here is a photo of I took of him just a little over a week and a half after his surgery. Amanda had her braces taken off, got her drivers license and started her first job.

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Happy Monday…

May 14, 2007

I hope everyone had a great weekend. I want everyone to scrap a moment that just makes them laugh. The kind of laugh that brings you to tears and makes your tummy hurt each time you think about it.

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Today is a very special day…

Apr 23, 2007

It is my “Sweet Angel” Terri’s 19th birthday.

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Busy, busy, busy

Mar 22, 2007

I finished two layouts for ScrapGal, three layouts, an altered box and a make-n-take for Cocoa Daisy and will work on challenge layout for ScrapGal that is due Monday. Today Jane Guthrie from Scrapbooking and Beyond e-mailed me wanting 6 of my layouts and gave me 2 assignments.

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Dec 19, 2006

I had to share with you the card Ansley gave me last night. Talk about making all the stress worth it while I have been getting ready for Christmas. As I was reading this card it brought tears to my eyes.

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Childhood Memories

Dec 9, 2006

I was 6 years old and in the 1st Grade at Longfellow Elementary, in Mrs. Young’s class. I also love this letter to Santa that my Mom wrote (check out her hand writting) for me when I was really little…

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Trial Run…

Nov 22, 2006

What a nice visit Ansley and I had with my parents. While we were down, Ansley made her first pumpkin pie. On our next visit Mom is going to teach her to make a custard pie.

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Just a peek…

Nov 16, 2006

at a project I am working on right now. I’m just a bit nervous since I will be the one cooking the turkey this Thanksgiving and I’m not a cook! My Mom can cook the best turkey!

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It is always nice…

Nov 15, 2006

Ansley is so excited that I was chosen to be one of the newest members of the 2007 Maya Road Design Team. Thanks Stacey, I can’t wait to start a project. Off to create a project for my Mom. It is such a fun and easy little project to make.

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Early Morning…

Nov 12, 2006

I can’t tell you how many times Dad and I as well as my brother and sister had to sit in the car waiting for Mom to go back in the house while she made sure the coffee pot or iron was unplugged.

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Aug 12, 2006

This flipbook is the closest I could do in helping you achieve your goal of flying without the means of an aircraft, spacecraft or wings! He had planned for a padded landing in the hay wagon but Paw Paw missed his landing hit the edge of the wagon and rolled off onto the ground.

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