Monthly Archives: August 2010

Time Well Spent…

Slow down world! It's been days and days of nonstop action…all of it good, just busier than I wish to be.  Our college girl was having a birthday and we got to spend four days together. A lot of shopping … Continue reading

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In Mermaid Love…

Isn't she D.A.R.L.I.N.G. ?!!! She swam all the way from Belgium to the U.S.A. I found out she was looking for a new home. Not that she didn't like living in Belgium {Edit: Oops! Dorthe lives in Denmark, not Belgium!} and certainly not because … Continue reading

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Smile Big!

I am! I am! Such a simple gesture but oh, such a delightful way to spend your time. I'm guessing you've heard that smiling, from a physiological standpoint is much easier to do than frowning. Here's some other interesting facts on … Continue reading

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Be a Brave Girl

 Do you see the new little linky I've added to my sidebar? Every day a little bird delivers to my mailbox a link to an uplifting, encouraging, and inspiring message. For instance, read this message that came to visit recently… See … Continue reading

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!!!Winners of my Giveaway!!!

Wanted to do this post last evening but completely forgot about today being the first day of school. Seriously…way too early especially when all of nature screams: IT IS STILL SUMMER! Unfortunately, no one let's me choose when school starts … Continue reading

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Lonely Girl: Art Journal Pages

{{{please feel free to use this image for your own personal use}}} This little photo tucked away in my stash has always intrigued me. Maybe it's those mothering instincts, but every time I see this photo I want to gather this little … Continue reading

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Art Journal, Gaffer Tape, Free Image, AND THE GIVEAWAY!!!

Seriously. I love peeking in on all the creativity happening in blogland! More often than not my inspiration for heading off to create something is a direct result of seeing someone else's work. Such was the case yesterday…The bug that bit this time … Continue reading

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