Monday, January 11, 2010

# happy homemaker monday

Happy Homemaker Monday


The weather in my neck of the woods:
Still getting cold mornings and warm afternoons. I really don't like it, would rather it be cold or hot, not both LOL

One of my simple pleasures:
Sleeping in

On my bedside table:
A Love to Last Forever by Tracie Peterson - Almost done with it, loving the book
Couple books from library and one to review for you all

On my TV:
Stargate SG1 Season 9
Living with the Dead

On the menu for tonight:
Chicken Curry

On my To Do List:
Sweep and Mop floors

New Recipe I tried last week:
Baked Cheese and Ham Sandwiches

In the craft basket:
Granny Square blanket

Looking forward to:
Getting back on track with my weight loss, I was doing so good and then this weekend fell off the wagon. Too much junk food and laying around.

Homemaking Tip for this week:
I got nothing today, maybe I'll think of something later and come and edit LOL

Favorite Blog Post of the week (mine or other):
No blog reading last week, I'll have to catch up today.

Favorite photo from last week:


Lesson learned the past few days:
Not to be so hard on myself. I was so upset earlier this morning when I realized I had actually gained weight over the weekend, but I had to remind myself that it's ok, I'm not perfect and the weight loss journey is never without a little hiccup here and there.

It's far to easy to criticize ourselves rather than think positively all the time.

On my Prayer List:
Family and Friends

Devotionals, Scripture Reading, Key Verses:


  1. It is so easy to be hard on ourselves, I think we are more spurred on to action when we are positive.

    Sarah x

  2. It is easy to be hard on ourselves!

    Happy Monday to you!

  3. We are most often our own harshest critic. I guess, that makes us strive so hard to do better when all others are accepting and even proud of what we do when we are disappointed....Go figure....
    You have a good week and try to relax on you!

  4. That pic of the pie looks wonderful. I'm assuming it's lemon from your tree?

  5. Hi Sandra- stopping by to say hellp via Christina.
    That pie looks yummy

  6. Traci Peterson is such a wonderful author!!!

  7. We are our own worst critic. I like the Bible verse. And Chicken Curry...YUM!!! Have a great evening.

  8. I apologize that I listed my link twice. The first one linked up with one of my past posts for some reason.

  9. hey Sandra ~~ sorry to burst in like this, but I've lost your email address and wanted to write to you -- can you drop me a line sometime? Thanks!


  10. Tracie Peterson is a good author.

    The pie is one of my favorite pictures too.

    I'm joining you on the weight loss adventure. There was a candy bar calling my name over the weekend and once I ate that It was all over.


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