Monthly Archives: December 2009

Clean up Crew

   Mason’s Christmas gift   Christmas has come and gone, and I am trying to get things a little organized for the new year. We are trying to make some major decisions in our household. To sell, or to remodel. This … Continue reading

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Caroling Texas Style

One of the things that I love about our neighborhood is that is seems like a small town hidden in a big city. Well, in fact it is actually a town. Many years ago, our neighborhood was actually located outside … Continue reading

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Candy Canes

There is one little reason why I try waiting until a week or so before Christmas to  put Candy Canes on the tree… The Little Sneak… got caught sticky handed 🙂  

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Dream a Little Dream…

I have to confess, I have an absolute obsession with… The Texas Hill Country The Winding road that leads to just about anywhere And creeks that appear out of nowhere. Ever since we to our little family trip to Medina … Continue reading

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Kids in the Kitchen

I believe in letting the kids pitch in and help out whenever possible in the kitchen. Allowing the kids help  gives them skills that they might not otherwise find in other activities. It allows them to use their math skills … Continue reading


Mr. Grote

originally written Aug. 10, 09   I had to run my oldest daughter to Mason on Friday, to meet her father. He called to say that he was running a little late, so I popped in a little store that … Continue reading

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Christmas Past…

While I am still working my Christmas tree, I thought that I would share with you a few photos from last year decorations. This is the tree that was in the formal Living/Dining Room It was a collection of Nest, … Continue reading

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