Category Archives: Family

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Baby Shower Set Up

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My car was loaded this weekend (2nd trip) with baby shower stuff.  The shower is next weekend and little Miss Ellie Grayce will be here in just a couple of months!!  So much F.U.N.!

Some Friday F.U.N.

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Breaking in the new bar with friends!

Belley was here for the weekend and this is Simone – Chip & Meg’s granddaughter.

Getting dark . . . time to break out the s’mores!

Good job on the fire pit Chippey!!

Happy Anniversary!!

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Happy 3rd Anniversary to my daughter & my son-in-law!!  What a F.U.N. day that was indeed!  So much fun with family and friends.  Now, 3 years later they are expecting their 1st baby!!  Many blessings to you guys as your new adventure begins!! xoxo

Checkers – Done!

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We’ve had several storms blow through lately so time for some inside projects.  I worked on the checkers for the outdoor kitchen/bar over the weekend.

Just used some acrylic craft paints and some Mod Podge.  I was going to clear coat them and thought about using the Mod Podge instead due to it’s like glue and I thought it might help keep the bark on . . . we’ll see.

And yep . . . the “crown” side of my checkers are “swans”!

(I can hear you gasping & imagine you have chill bumps Marsha! LOL)

Baby Shower Prep Has Begun!

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If you know me at all, you KNOW that the prep began wayyyy before now, lol.  We have these chalkboard signs that were used for Amie & Matthew’s wedding just about 3 years ago.  Tara (my daughter-in-law) did an amazing job on alllllll the wedding signs.  You can still see how cute this one was.  They’ve been stored in a plastic tub in the loft of my barn.  I guess the chalk stuff baked on in the heat.  This board is already wiped down with a wet rag.  Guess I should have cleaned them before I stored them, lol.  Any-who,  I went to Hobbs (Hobby Lobby) and found this small acrylic black “chalk” paint!

Voila!! Just like new and ready for the baby shower!

Some Fun with Belley

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Road trip to visit with Auntie Amie & Uncle Matthew . . . and a little shopping at Vintage Market Days!

Waiting for our homemade chocolate mint ice cream to be ready! (in the Cuisinart above her head – she wanted to be close by, lol)

Chia seeds & wheat germ butterfly garden project!

Helping me water with our new little watering can we bought at Vintage Market Days.

She loves the chalkboard.

Needing to cool off – it’s been in the high 90’s and even hitting 101 degrees today!

Enjoying our ice cream – when she picked out the “mini” cones I didn’t realize how “mini” they actually were! Perfect for portion control, lol.

We had a great week together – now I need a nap! LOL