My old calendar planner, lasted 4 years!! Continue reading “🎊A New Year a New Calendar Planner to Make📆 and a New Hairdo💁”
This is the first tree that I put up, I try to do it for Thanksgiving…It’s in our living room in front of our bay window and you can see it from the street!!This year I got it up but didn’t decorate it until Continue reading “🎄My Christmas Trees and a Sure to Please Easy Recipe🍲”
It’s great to be back…I missed you all!!! My grandsons were staying with us for 10 days, 7 of those days were without their parents:) These are some ways we kept them busy…We started at our Cape Cod cottage with what we call “Nina and Papa’s Fun Camp!” They love Continue reading “🏃🏻🤸🏻♂️How to Keep Your Grandchildren Entertained🔴🏖”
For my followers from other countries, I will explain one of our most revered holidays in America…Independence Day, also referred to as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the USA, commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. The Continental Congress declared that the thirteen American colonies regarded themselves as a new nation, and were no longer part of the British Empire. This special day is associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, speeches, ceremonies and American flags, lots of flags!! So I am focusing on creative flags for this 4th of July post!!
This one is hanging on our Continue reading “🇺🇸Some Creative Flags for the 4th of July🎇”
🥂The Party… At the end of the school year, our school staff gets together for a party…if anyone from our school is retiring they will honor them at this party…And so it was my turn to be honored at the party along with another colleague!!! My outfit for the party…A blue peacock print dress, with bell sleeves trimmed in blue lace from Dressbarn, a black crochet shoulder bag … Continue reading 🚌My Last Days of Kindergarten Started with a Party🥂
Last weekend we met Gina, Tom and the boys at The Crayola Experience in Easton,… Pennsylvania…it’s halfway between our houses and it was a nice visit for us all!!! We stayed in a suite at the Marriott Residence Inn…they had these cute little backpacks for the kids, filled with Crayola supplies!!! Parker and Aaden were so excited, here they are climbing a giant marker…and the kids … Continue reading 🖍Crayon Fun in PA🚗
My last post was about my dad’s handmade clocks…to give my mom equal time, this post is about my mom’s hooked or handmade oriental rugs…This is the first out of many rugs that my mom made, this one she kept for herself, it’s one of the largest she made being 3X5 feet… I’ll try to briefly explain how she made them, at her age of 98, it’s hard for her to remember the process… First, she picked the style rug she wanted, it comes on mesh fabric with the pattern stamped on it, similar to needlepoint… then she chose the color scheme for the wool yarn. She made these rugs on a big Continue reading “✂️Hooked on Rugs and Clothes👚”