Posted by / 30 September 2007 /

Ahhh... a wedding!

Ahhh... a wedding! Ahhh... a wedding!

Aren't weddings fun? Being six months away from my own daughter's gala affair, I find myself eagerly awaiting the various weddings...

Posted by / 27 September 2007 /

Tag: I am It!

Tag:  I am It! Tag: I am It!

Anne at Momma's Place tagged me and Robyn to tell 7 things about ourselves that no one else knows.... gonna be kinda hard since I have b...

Thankful Thursday

Thankful Thursday Thankful Thursday

I saw this on The Open Window and decided to participate this week. There are so many great ideas in this cyber world! How did we get alo...

Posted by / 25 September 2007 /

Dieting? or major life change

Dieting?  or major life change Dieting? or major life change

Ashley is getting married in six months. I need to lose some weight, ok, a lot of weight in order to look the way I'd like to look in ...

It's a Party!

It's a Party! It's a Party!

I love my craft closet. I used to be stuck in an unfinished room in the basement and I felt so uninspired. I had a whim to move it a ...

Posted by / 24 September 2007 / ,

Made with Love

Made with Love Made with Love

This hutch is the oldest thing we own. It was built in the 1700s by a man for his wife, according to a paper we found in one of the dra...

Baked Bread

Baked Bread Baked Bread

My friend Kristen sent me some apple butter from Massachusetts recently. Is there any thing better than apple butter in September? I de...

Posted by / 23 September 2007 /

A few ABCs....

A few ABCs.... A few ABCs....

Mika at Cherry Hill Cottage made these delightful letters for me. You can order them at Cherry Hill Cottage . She can make them from any ...

Cute, Cute, Cute!

Cute, Cute, Cute! Cute, Cute, Cute!

Posted by / 22 September 2007 /

Date Night!

Date Night! Date Night!

Bob and I drove to Columbia, about 30 miles away, to have dinner and to see a movie. We decided to eat at Hu Hot Mongolian Grill. Have you...

Posted by / 20 September 2007 /

ADK, A Night With Friends and Good Wine!

ADK, A Night With Friends and Good Wine! ADK, A Night With Friends and Good Wine!

I am the president of our local chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa. We are a small group, about 10 of us, who love teaching and influencing our s...

Posted by / 19 September 2007 /

Name Game!

Name Game! Name Game!

Ok so I copied this from Living the Life... Go visit her site, you can link it from the right side... she is funny and so talented... 1. YO...

Posted by / 18 September 2007 /

Touches of Fall

Touches of Fall Touches of Fall

I love to decorate for Fall. It is my favorite time of year. Ashley was born in October and my very own birthday is in November. I lo...

Ashley's internship

Ashley's internship Ashley's internship

My daughter Ashley, who is a senior at Stephens College, completed her internship this summer at Victoria's Bridal, an independent br...

Posted by / 16 September 2007 /

Welcome to my Neighborhood!

Welcome to my Neighborhood! Welcome to my Neighborhood!

I decided to participate in this cute event sponsored by The Open Window (you can access her blog on the right). I hope you will love getti...

Posted by / 15 September 2007 /

First Tailgate of the Season!

First Tailgate of the Season! First Tailgate of the Season!

Bob and I have been tailgating at MU games for nearly 30 years. We upped the ante on our tailgating about 10 years ago when we purchased ...

Posted by / 14 September 2007 /

PTO Movie Night

PTO Movie Night PTO Movie Night

Many of you know that I am an elementary principal. I love my job! Tonight we are having the first of many Movie Nights as a service to f...

Posted by / 13 September 2007 /

Happy Birthday Milton Hershey!

Happy Birthday Milton Hershey! Happy Birthday Milton Hershey!

Today is Chocolate Day, in honor of Milton Hershey, father to the Hershey empire based in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Here is my favorite choc...

Posted by / 12 September 2007 /

A GIVEAWAY!

A GIVEAWAY! A GIVEAWAY!

Robyn is having a GIVEAWAY for her 25th post at her site at www.happyhouseofhaas.blogspot.com I debated sharing with you because I really w...

Posted by / 11 September 2007 /

Drawers

Drawers Drawers

I have counted and I have 54 drawers in my house. All of them are messy and junky. So, I have decided to clean and organize one drawer a ...

Posted by / 10 September 2007 /

Darling Post Office

Darling Post Office Darling Post Office

I pass this incredibly cute post office every day going to work. Isn't it adorable? I have decided to make this my post office. I mai...

Posted by / 08 September 2007 /

Dinner Parties!

Dinner Parties! Dinner Parties!

Growing up I was often enraptured by the dinner parties I would see on TV. The women would cook beautiful meals dressed in stylish dresses...

Posted by / 06 September 2007 /

What kind of flower are you?

What kind of flower are you? What kind of flower are you?

I am a Sunflower What Flower Are You? I saw this on Hidden Haven Homestead and had to try it. What kind are you?

Posted by / 05 September 2007 /

Pay It Forward Give Away

Pay It Forward Give Away Pay It Forward Give Away

I won these delightful tags on Bailiwick Designs blog give away. It was called a Pay It Forward give away. I promised to give a handmade...

Posted by / 03 September 2007 /

Happy Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day! Happy Labor Day!

I love this holiday! It's only two weeks since school has started but I am already exhausted! This holiday allows me to not to do an...

Aunt Frances' Desk

Aunt Frances' Desk Aunt Frances' Desk

Bob's great aunt Frances was quite the woman. Widowed in her 20's, she never remarried and kept the family business, oil, going a...

Posted by / 02 September 2007 /

Bunco Ashley's Cottage!

Bunco Ashley's Cottage! Bunco Ashley's Cottage!

We had Bunco at Ashley's last Sunday and here is picture of her darling cottage....

What a day (yesterday)!

What a day (yesterday)! What a day (yesterday)!

Here's what I ended up doing... Laundry, or at least part of it. Watched Because I Said So--- adorable movie! Grocery shopped and pla...

Posted by / 01 September 2007 /

September first, continued

September first, continued September first, continued

As soon as I posted the September First episode, I decided to go downstairs to find some breakfast. A review of the refrig showed no milk a...

September First!

September First! September First!

Having been sooooo busy I didn't realize that I would have today, September 1st, for my very own. Ashley has to work and will attend a...

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