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Birthday Friends!

Friday, January 30, 2015      22 comments

I have a friend who I share a birthdate with. Philip is 93 this year! I am 59! Every year we take the time to enjoy a meal together and be thankful for another great year. Friends are the best gift that birthdays bring!... Read more

#59 today!

Thursday, January 29, 2015      19 comments

Today is my birthday! What a special day of work, play and seeing friends! God gives each one of us a day to know that we are unique and special! ... Read more

Mistakes are like the snow in my dirveway...

Wednesday, January 28, 2015      22 comments

Mistakes are like the snow in my driveway- either I can take the time to fix the situation, or I will have to deal with it every time I walk or drive out the driveway unti... Read more

By Request-How to make Sweater Mittens

Tuesday, January 27, 2015      22 comments

Making mittens takes a little practice to get it right. 1. Start by making a fleece liner with a pattern that you can buy at a fabric store like Joanne Fabrics, or download from Fleece.com. I have a friend who made me a copy of the pattern ... Read more

Never quit

Monday, January 26, 2015      18 comments

Some days are easier than others. Some times I make more progress. Even on the hard days, put one foot I. Front of the other. emoticonRead more

Clean and organized with a new attitude

Sunday, January 25, 2015      21 comments

I know it's still Winter, but I started my Spring cleaning early-I always do. I love being outside in the Spring, and getting my cleaning done on a snowy day gets me outside earlier. Yesterday I tackled my sewing room. Read more

Organizing mitten supplies

Saturday, January 24, 2015      16 comments

Sometimes I just want to dig in and create my craft. Sometimes I end up with chaos in the craft room. But I know what really works, and I am cutting my sweaters into mitten ... Read more

Eyes on the prize!

Friday, January 23, 2015      15 comments

Yes, I am looking ahead to days that I can spend with my grandkids Every day, I pray for them, and I think about what I can do when we spend our time together. Still, I live in this wonderful day, and I make it the best day possible. Do... Read more

Working together

Thursday, January 22, 2015      20 comments

Valentine's Day is coming, and that means decorating the school with love. I taught the Before School Kids about symmetry and look what they did with the idea. When we wor... Read more

Sparking a new life

Wednesday, January 21, 2015      24 comments

Every morning I wake up to choices: Will I be happy or complain? Will I eat the oatmeal or the donut? Will I sit and watch tv or go for a walk? Will I care about others or stay in my own little world? I have the power to spark posit... Read more

Sparking a new life

Wednesday, January 21, 2015      5 comments

Every morning I wake up to choices: Will I be happy or complain? Will I eat the oatmeal or the donut? Will I sit and watch tv or go for a walk? Will I care about others or stay in my own little world? I have the power to spark posit... Read more

New pair of mittens

Tuesday, January 20, 2015      21 comments

Last night I made my first commissioned pair of mittens for a man out of his old, worn out favorite sweater. Repurposed clothing. I love it! ... Read more

I have a DREAM!

Monday, January 19, 2015      16 comments

I have a dream, and I am walking to the fulfillment of that dream. I dream of hiking and biking with my grandkids. I dream of being strong in body, spirit and mind in my 90's. I turn 59 this month. I dream of seeing my family and friends ... Read more

Sparking others

Sunday, January 18, 2015      13 comments

Today I am volunteering at the foot of Washington, sparking others to climb safely. Even with a weather report of negative number temps and high winds, there are probably 70... Read more

How cold is -70?

Saturday, January 17, 2015      19 comments

I am at the foot of Mt. Washington this weekend, advising people who are hiking up the mountain. With the wind chill, the temperature is around -70. That is NOT my idea of good hiking conditions, but there are ways of hiking safely. Read more


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