Monday, April 28, 2008

Fine Arts Festival

Rachel is loving ceramics class. We are so proud of her artistic accomplishments!! Three of her pots were shown in the Fine Arts Festival at school this past Saturday~

Friday, April 25, 2008

Much TO DO!

~*~A Tag I found while surfing the blogs~*~
What was I doing 5 years ago?2003-Five things on my to-do list today ( or things I did today):

1. Write Rachel an excuse for sleeping in this morning-Illness-check!! Lol
(we got home late last night from an away lacrosse game)

2. Phone about a part time job for daughter-check-interview today at 3p.m. right
before lacrosse practice at 4 p.m.

3. Start pulling dandy lion weeds, ugh! ¼ done….omG help me!

4. Sweep garage

5. Make hotel reservations for June Lacrosse travel. && the list goes on!

Five snacks i love:

1. Snickers candy bars

2. Dark chocolate MilkyWay candy bars

3. Tuna and crackers

4. Milk with Nutter Butter chocolate covered cookies

5. Grapefruit or any juicy fruit

Five things i would do if i were a billionaire:

1. Build facilities/business/foundation to help kids find a positive direction in their life

2. Buy a new home on the West Coastline. Oh Cambria!

3. Retire my hubby

4. Pay for kids college expenses

5. Buy new automobiles for my family

Five bad habits I have:

1. Oversnacking

2. Overbooking my time

3. Pestering with my nails

4. Wanting my house overly clean

5. Spoiling my kids with $$$$

Five places i have lived:

1. Bishop, California USA

2. San Luis Obispo, California USA

3. Las Vegas, Nevada USA

4. Shirley, Massachusetts USA

5. Salt Lake City, Utah USA

Five jobs i've had:


2. Key Data Operator

3. Self Employed

4. Accountant

5. Administrator

If you read this, please leave me a comment and post this on your blog...i will comment back!!

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Something SPRINGY!

My daughter Rachel, made me this ceramic bowl! I added potpouri ROSE scented and made the center peice of faux flowers && placed it in my ScrapRoom!

Friday, April 18, 2008

finally friday

Scrapbooking tonight!! Hope i am productive and mostly hope I have a lot of FUN!!
Lacrosse in the morning and chores in afternoon, lol ~;OP


Sunday, April 13, 2008

~Number One~

Number one - I have been working six hours a day M-F at a part time job! It was very nice to work with a great group of individuals. That job is done...pray for another good one like that ;o)

2-Sad to have not much scrapbooking done this past week!! Catch up with an online scrap at Sisterhood of Scrap tomorrow Yay!

3-Planning for college visits and future decisions with one lovely exhausting.

4-More exhausting and yet very fun is attending every one of Rachels lacrosse games!!
~*~GO WOO~*~Good luck the rest of the season!

Tuesday, April 08, 2008

Me and my dear daughter!

This is RAchel & I ~*~taken last month.

I look awful and Rachel is funny!! Seventeen is tiring me out!! And she is a very good girl Thank you Lord! Amen

Spring like weather outside today, yay! Ehhh it will probably snow this weekend...thats ohio for ya. Getting out and sitting in the sun on the porch is lovely. ~:O)

Scrapbooking a little on Sisters of Scrap to join in on some fun shtuff!

Part time job this week....I love it right now! Get better fast Patty!

Tuesday, April 01, 2008

Happy April Fools Day

You Know What They Say About Fools...
It's better to keep your mouth shut and be thought a fool than to open it and leave no doubt. --Mark Twain
However big the fool, there is always a bigger fool to admire him. -- Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux
[Politicians] never open their mouths without subtracting from the sum of human knowledge. -- Thomas Reed
He who lives without folly isn't so wise as he thinks. -- François, Duc de La Rochefoucauld
The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly, is to fill the world with fools. -- Herbert Spencer
Sometimes one likes foolish people for their folly, better than wise people for their wisdom. -- Elizabeth Gaskell
Looking foolish does the spirit good. -- John Updike
Let us be thankful for the fools. But for them the rest of us could not succeed. --Mark Twain

A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees. -- William Blake
A fool must now and then be right by chance. -- Cowper
It is better to be a fool than to be dead. -- Stevenson
The first of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year. -- Mark Twain