In My Easter Bonnet…

When I was a child, Easter was quite different than the Easter season we celebrate now. It was one of the most exciting times of the year. First, in our small rural elementary school we prepared for the annual “Easter Day Parade”. We spent weeks before Easter constructing the most beautiful hats and bonnets to wear in […]

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Spring Break Fun!

Our cute six year old grandson had spring break this week. He had a fun trip with his family to visit a friend’s lake house last weekend. His mom, sister and he then spent a few days with his other grandmother for spring break fun. I had promised him he could then spent the night with us. He […]

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Remembering Tony

This was my first horse and he was the sweetest animal. His name was Tony and he was gentle, patient and never ran off like our Shetland pony! He was such an affectionate horse and everyone loved him. I was 6 in this photo. After all these years, thinking of him brings tears to my […]

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New Shetland Pony for Sister & Me

When I was six my daddy brought me a pony.

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Dressing Up “Girlie”

I could not resist getting this for my little “girlie”. She is my two year old granddaughter. Went into the store to buy a gift certificate for a neighbor and walked out with this precious little summer dress. Having three little grandson’s is fun, but I must admit I get weak at the knee’s for […]

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Retro Tea Party

Found precious retro tin scotty dog tea set at Target.

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Grand Kidlet Kind of Weekend

Enjoyed weekend with the grand kiddos.

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Unusual Bed & Breakfast

 Went with girlfriends for a holiday shopping weekend. We stayed at a really fun Bed & Breakfast that was composed of old cabins from the past. Many are quite rustic, but very cute. Nothing better than shopping with friends! I did not buy very much, but just seeing all the holiday decorations put me in […]

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