Month: November 2015

Thanksgiving

We had a fabulous day yesterday, just the 4 of us. Rowan did a fantastic job with dinner and deserts! I was super proud of her – and still am! Turkey was cooked to perfection – all the sides came out at the same time and the cheesecakes were delicious! I hope everyone had a […]

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Back on track

So this week has gone by in a blur. My laptop has been on the fritz and has just come back from the majick repair shop and my dishwasher has stopped working once again – (Kenmore – you suck!)  – just in time for thanksgiving dinner. It’s been a busy week with some catching up […]

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New Patterns & Nonsense

Oh! I got our new patterns over the weekend! And they are divine! I cannot wait to delve into these beauties. I’ll be making these 2 dresses for Jaia – (Rowan if she wants but she’s not a dress girl). But first I need fabric! We only have big box fabric stores in St. Louis […]

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Fantastic Friday

Why is today fantastic? Well, we have a home, food, health, cars, and so many other things! How can life NOT be fantastic.  Even when life throws obstacles our way, obstacles in which we have to interpret as – WRONG PATH, TRY AGAIN, or even SLOW DOWN, life can be fantastic. Thanksgiving is the week […]

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Weekending

We had a fabulous weekend this past week! It was two days of my husband not traveling, of hanging out with friends, sewing and spending time together as a family – something we’ve not been able to do since Rowan started working weekends at the barn. Friday was homeschool co-op classes and dance of course. […]

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Early morning at the barn

This morning, early, Rowan and I went to the barn.  With the rain Thursday evening and the threat of thunder storms – we nixed the Thursday night ride. The only way to make Friday work, was to head out early. We were there by 8:00. I decided I really like morning rides. The sun is […]

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