One of my favorite books as a little girl was Goops and How to be Them. It is a book of nonsense verse written for children and I thought the poems were hilarious! The Goops make wonderful examples of how not to behave by cleverly illustrating proper manners from improper manners. The Goops they lick… Continue reading Good Advice and Other Nonsense
I love fall… and school supplies! My favorite part of fall was “back to school” shopping. New clothes, shoes, haircut, and school supplies! When I was in elementary school in the early 80’s, we had to cover our text books. It was a creative process using brown paper bags that mom saved after grocery shopping.… Continue reading Back to School!
It’s hot outside and I’m hot inside and longing for some relief from the heat! Here in Louisiana the temps have already been soaring into the 90’s and it’s not even August yet. We had a cool front come through yesterday and it was a BEAUTIFUL day! This morning was a comfortable 67°. I feel… Continue reading Christmas in July!
Welcome to my stop on the Taylormadecards4u Passport to Summer blog hop! Each stop will feature a project by one of the TMC4u Design Team members using one of the new kits. Each team member will be offering a giveaway on her blog, so leave a comment on each blog post for a chance to… Continue reading Passport to Summer Blog Hop!
I don’t like to fish, but I love to go fishin’! I would go with my grandmother sometimes when I was was a girl. It was kind of an honor if you got an invitation to go with her. We’d leave early in the morning, set up on the big bridge, stick our poles in… Continue reading Gone Fishin’!
I’ve enjoyed coffee for as long as I can remember. My grandparents spoiled us rotten when we were children. Memaw would wake up early and put the kettle on while she cooked bacon for breakfast. She’d have the Corelle coffee cups and saucers ready, with a few teaspoons of Folger’s crystals in the bottom, and… Continue reading Coffee With CLASS!
Springtime is here! Easter is this weekend and Mother’s Day is just around the corner. We have had lots of rain in Louisiana. April showers bring May flowers, right? Pecan trees like a long winters nap and are usually the last of the trees around here to produce spring buds. Well, the pecan trees are… Continue reading Everything’s Coming Up Roses