Many of you know that my mom has been fighting melanoma for almost the past two years. She was diagnosed a week before Joshua was born, May 2005, and has had three major surgeries, interferon and raditation treatments since. Tomorrow my mom will start Chemo therapy. I have been very upset to have been sick the past week with a bad cold and have not
This was the view from my house this morning when I got up at 6:30 with my two littlest boys. They are early risers and never can wait to get their breakfast. The pic does not do it justice. The sky was black adn the sunrise was glowing pure pink passion. Immediately the verse came into my mind… The heavens declare the glory of God.
With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, I thought I’d share my recipe for Wheaten Bread with you. My mom is from Belfast Northern Ireland and I grew up eating Wheaten Bread made by my mom and my Nany (her mother). Wheaten bread is a quick bread made with whole wheat flour, white flour, buttermilk and a few other ingredients. It is so good
Keep it Simple…you know the rest. Not feeling at all well today (bad sinus cold that just keeps getting worse) but wanted to make a card, so….I’m keeping it really simple. And why not? Sometimes…simple is all it takes. Especially with this cool double-sided paper by SEI…it is so pretty, I’m just letting it do all the work. I’m rethinking card design too. Why do
I found this little frame in the garbage pail in my daughter’s room. It seems that my littlest guy (20 months) has a very creative streak. That boy is a Sharpie magnet! I do NOT know where he finds them all! For those of you who may not know…Sharpies are permanent markers. To date he has colored on my stairwell, some carpet, a door, the
I’m SO excited…I NEVER win anything! But I did this time! I woke up this morning to an e-mail from Linda at Amuse Stamps. I had entered a contest on the Amuse blog after reading about it in Sarah’s Kindred Spirits very cool blog. Thanks so much for the info Sarah! Amuse is releasing the coolest lower case monogram clear stamps for their new spring