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Thanksgiving 2011 Menu is planned!!!

Saturday, November 19th, 2011
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So, here we are, another year behind us and one of my favorite holidays is once again upon us. That said, the menu is together, and we’re getting ready to head out and do our shopping. Appitizers: Veggies and Dip Scooby Snacks Stuffing balls Entrees: Turkey Ham Sides: Mashed Potatoes Gravy Sweet Potato Pie Rolls […]

Building a closet…and a more functional layout!

Monday, May 17th, 2010
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So we began our project to build a closet in the existing master bedroom on the wall that separates it from Jameson’s room. This will actually be a double closet with one opening into each room. Once done we’ll wall off the bathroom door from the existing master making it Sammy’s new room, and we’ll […]

Julie and Julia…

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009
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We watched “Julie and Julia” and thought it was outstanding. Quite quirky and full of fun. We’re confessed foodaholics around here, so it’s just natural that we’d enjoy a movie about cooking. The humor was great, and the interaction between Julie and her husband and Julia and her husband reminded me of our own marriage. […]

Happy thanksgiving…

Thursday, November 26th, 2009
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Well, the turkey is in the oven, the mac-n-cheese is prepped, sausage balls and ‘scooby snacks’ are out for snacking. The aroma of the holiday permeates the air. Yep, it’s thanksgiving. This is by far one of my most favorite holidays, if not my most favorite. I absolutely love to cook, and I love eating […]

Words of wisdom…

Thursday, November 19th, 2009
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I got this in an email today, and I can’t reiterate how true it is. Words of wisdom from an old farmer.. * Your fences need to be horse-high, pig-tight and bull-strong. * *Keep skunks and bankers at a distance.* *Life is simpler when you plow around the stump.* * A bumble bee is considerably […]