Monthly Archives: April 2010

Winners!

First, a big, warm thank you to everyone for participating in this giveaway! There are so many kindhearted angels in this world and how I wish I could have chosen dozens of names. After quickly realizing that the random generator wouldn't … Continue reading

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Pink Saturday–Spring, Glorious Spring!

"Keep your faith in all beautiful things; in the sun when it is hidden, in the spring when it is gone."– Roy R. Gilson Thank you for stopping by for Pink Saturday. As always, a warm round of applause for … Continue reading

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It’s a GIVEAWAY!

more recent posts to include pink saturday are located after this post  I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what … Continue reading

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Vintage buttons…or discovered treasure?

Have you seen the TV show Accidental Fortune? We watched it last evening…a first for us.  Last night's episode featured a brooch purchased for $12 at an antique store, but worth nearly a half a million dollars. Also showcased were stories on a Norman … Continue reading

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Digital downloads…

   It's a fun dream, isn't it? Buying time in a bottle, that is….just think! of the possibilities. But that ain't going to happen and unfortunately, wish as I may, I won't be able to share any of those type … Continue reading

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Bird Watcher…or is it birds that watch?

Make no mistake, I am a bird watcher. bird listener. bird lover. But today, it was like nature in reverse.  The birds were watching us…for hours! There was a pack of birds that continued to lightly bounce off the windows, sit perched on the … Continue reading

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Spring Beauty

  Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night. ~Rainer Maria Rilke Despite the fact that our vacation to the beach was wonderful in so … Continue reading

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The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever. ~Jacques Cousteau     Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind. ~Henry … Continue reading

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Ready or not, here we go!

 There are lists, and more lists, piles gathering here and there of what to bring, the washing machine is going, last minute errands, and my head is spinning. Someone must be getting ready to go on vacation!  But since one … Continue reading

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