Tag Archives: Idea Book & Catalog

A Day Without Coffee

…is a sad day, indeed!  My daily minimum is two cups a day, and this morning, my curling iron broke while I was rushing to get ready.  (My grandmother would say I was being “hoodly.”)  It fell on my second … Continue reading

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Falling Leaf Notes

Mom sang (beautifully, I must add!) at her high school alumni banquet on Saturday, and I accompanied her.  She made me the most adorable note card as a “thank you,” and I had to recreate it.  For the record, no … Continue reading

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Christmas Magnets

My dear husband can do just about anything.  He’s very handy and can build, fix, wire, sell, cook, write – he can do a lot.  This weekend he was changing the ball joints on the Expedition.  I think it was … Continue reading

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Bird-day Greetings!

When I got to the technique class today, Mom pulled in at the same time.  She mentioned that she had several loads of “stuff” to bring in – which I thought was a little odd, because all anyone really needs … Continue reading

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Back to Normal

Virginia’s “Five Minutes of Fame” seem to be over.  The earthquake is almost forgotten – at least where I live – and the news has moved on to Hurricane Irene.  I know in other areas closer to the epicenter there … Continue reading

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Grammar Rock

This is going to be a grammar rant, so you can skip to the next photo if you want.  I used to love Saturday morning cartoons – even as a teenager.  My favorite thing was Grammar Rock.”  Who can forget, … Continue reading

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Sour Cream, Anyone?

This reminds me of a story.  Of course.  It was my first experience with yogurt – years and years ago.  My grandmother had bought some and sent it over for us to try.  It wasn’t flavored; it was just plain … Continue reading

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You Keep Using that Word…

One of my absolute favorite movies ever is The Princess Bride.   It’s one of those “clever funny” movies.  One of quotes from the movie that I use a lot is an Inigo Montoya line.  Vizzini keeps saying, “Inconceivable!”  Finally, … Continue reading

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I Love Swaps!!

  I have a group of friends I swap cards with every now and then.  We all make a bunch of the same card, and then swap with each other.  It’s fun – and gives us great ideas and samples … Continue reading

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50 Contractor Trash Bags

Mike & I try to find humor in every situation we find ourselves.  It makes the funny times funnier and the not so great times, if not funny, at least bearable.  Like when our car blew up on the way … Continue reading

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