I love our short phlox that I planted years ago in front of our house. This perennial comes back a little fuller every year. It’s kinds cool how it spills over the side of the stone wall and onto the steps. The blooms only last a week or two, so I wanted to snap some […]
Mother’s Day must be the busiest day of the year for restaurants. What Mother wants to cook on Mother’s Day? For our big day, we all went out for Chinese food at Asian Imperial. I don’t normally eat Chinese food – maybe once or twice a year! It isn’t the healthiest food. The service was […]
We bought our house in the 20th century – way back in 1997! Since then, we’ve finished our basement, remodeled the kitchen and just recently, remodeled our bathroom. Oh my goodness. I love it! Here are the before photos. and here it is now. I bought that vanity light at Lowe’s and had it shipped. […]
Our youngest son Ryan was in his middle school play Xanadu over the past weekend. He played a few different small roles. He was part of the Greek chorus, Roger Steen of the Tubes, and a Cyclops. He had one small solo, where he came out to sing one line in the song, “Have You […]
I am excited to have the opportunity to feature Victoria in a review/giveaway on the blog. Stay tuned for it. In the meantime, has anyone seen it? What did you think? I loved Downton Abbey, so have a good idea that I will enjoy this as well. Here is a bit about Victoria – MASTERPIECE: […]
This is the poster, announcing the high school play Grease, that James tacked up at our grocery store in town. James is playing “Teen Angel!” He sings Beauty School Dropout. He has another small roll as one of the high school boys. Here is clip of Frankie Avalon singing Beauty School Dropout. Do you remember […]
I can’t believe that I didn’t share this sooner! (I did share on Facebook.) Grant’s mom, Gerene, made T-shirt quilts for the boys this past Christmas. She did a wonderful job! The boys really loved them. It’s a great way to recycle their old t-shirts, while preserving the memories associated with them. And of course […]
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I snapped a few photos of Grant tying Ryan’s tie. It’s amazing how many silly faces this kid can make while being photographed. Naturally, I had to share! 🙂 That’s more like it….. Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post Footer Plugin for wordpress.
James is a freshman in high school. This is his first year on student council. As part of student council activities, the group holds a male beauty pageant/talent show called “Mr. Oakmont.” There were 11 contestants. James is #2. They had a “swim suit” competition. They had fun with that – showing off their muscles […]