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{ Happy Homemaker Monday - 09/30/2019 }

Good morning dear friends, I hope you have all had a wonderful, restful weekend.  Mine was great albeit a little short, feels like Saturday morning just came about and now here we are, Monday. But nevertheless, it's a new w…

{ Glorious rain, answers at the doctor and living life }

I feel like I've been gone for a long time, but really it's only been about a week since I've done a proper post.  By that I mean one of my usual chatty, show you photos and take you along my days, kind of posts. …

{ Happy Homemaker Monday - 09/23/2019 }

Good morning everyone, welcome back to my little corner in blogland. I hope you've all had a fantastic weekend.  Mine was great because I did absolutely nothing.  I chose to stay home, not go anywhere, not do anything and a…

{ Day of rest, a Netflix show and more doctor appointments }

Good evening everyone, come on in and sit a bit with me.  I have coffee and tea and a slice of this delicious Portuguese Milk and Cinnamon Tart . (recipe on the food blog, if you're interested). So, news.

{ Happy Homemaker Monday - 09/16/2019 }

I have a lot that I want to get done this week ahead, some painting, some crafts and I'm pulling out my Fall decorations, whether the weather is ready to cooperate or not.  I'm done with the heat. I hope you've a…

{ A new noodle board }

Previous noodle board back in 2010 Years ago, I had my husband build me a noodle board, if you don't know what that is, it is most commonly referred to as a stove cover. I've always been into the country/primitive…

{ First real Fall like day and current favorites }

Was awakened at 4am with the sound of thunder and bright lightning flashing through the windows.  A few seconds later the rain started coming down, the temperatures plummeted and the whole house remained dark until almost 8am.…

{ Grandpa Julio's Simple Vanilla Cake }

Grandpa Julio was my dad's father.  He was this amazing man with a killer sense of humor and full of stories to tell. He used to love singing us random little tunes that he had no doubt learned from his own parents.  It …

{ The cake my grandfather used to make }

It's a little after 6pm.  I've set the house to bed, dishes have been loaded and the swooshing of the machine reverberates through the kitchen. I turned on a lamp in the den area because the days are starting to get …

{ Happy Homemaker Monday - 09/09/2019 }

Hi friends, good morning :) Come on in and have a cup of coffee with me before we get going with our Happy Homemaker Monday for today. I had a pretty good weekend, just feel like it flew right by and when the alarm went off a…

Pupcakes for the birthday boy!

When I lost my little Lola, I was completely and utterly devastated.  People will often say that an animal is just an animal, you shouldn't feel about them the same way you do about people, but I can't help it, but pet…

{ Tuesday - September 3, 2019 }

Likewise, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. Clothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” - 1 Peter 5:5 :::: first thing this morni…

{ Happy Homemaker Monday - 09/02/2019 }

Good morning everyone, and welcome to September.  How are we here already? I hope you've all been having a wonderful Labor Day weekend, mine has been pretty good, but I think today is the first day I am actually planning on…

{ The past few days }

I am sitting on the bed, laptop on my lap, a random video on Youtube, curtains opened wide and the sound of wind chimes wafting in through the open window. It's the first time I'm sitting down to relax, in oh....days…