Archive - June 2011

Last Week at the Rodeo

Our town/city puts on a week long celebration each year, the highlight of which is the rodeo. Being a total city girl, I had never seen one until we went for the first time a few years ago. I was mesmerized.   We didn’t make it...

Squirrel!

Yesterday I posted about my vacation to Oregon.  (Sing hallelujah!)  And today I’ll share one last thing, the family I found away from home. Okay, this squirrel may not look related in anyway, but watching it bound about a flower...

Back in the Saddle Again

Last week Brooke and I went on vacation to the Oregon Coast.  Moment of silence for the peace and beauty that is an Oregon vacation. We rented a house with some friends and spent the week enjoying Portland, the beach, the weather, and...

I Heart Mini-Fusion

Once again I’m singing the praises of the Mini-fusion action from MCP Actions.  It makes editing pictures fun and easy and it is free. For example I just edited these two pictures of Princess and Total Sweetness at 1:00 am when I...

Reality Shot: My Kids

When he wakes up looking like Wolverine one morning and a fawn the next, I know Total Sweetness is about two months overdue for a hair cut. The pained expression is because he hates it. “It’s clipper time.” And Missy K...

April’s Kitchen Remodel Series: Little Helpers

I was going through some of my old pictures looking back on the demolition phase of our kitchen remodel and I couldn’t help but smile at the ones of my children working.  It just warms my heart. Like this one of my boys working with...

April’s Kitchen Remodel Series: A New Ceiling

Last time I shared a picture of the kitchen it had been torn out, including parts of the ceiling. Actually this was when it was still somewhat under control, but you can see the ceiling is gone. For the disaster zone picture click here. ...

A Bungalow Bathroom Miracle

Okay, that title could be really bad, but I’m hoping it lends itself to your thoughts of a fan…that works…cause they are good in bathrooms. For the past several months our bath fan has been out of commission (as...

Bungalow Closet

When last we left my closet there was  a gaping hole once known as the  midget door to  no-where! (Okay it was a hole between the vortex known as my closet and the catastrophe known as the kitchen.  No one wanted to really venture...