Monthly Archives: October 2010

Sunrise/Sunset Shots

One of the perks of living on the Southern Plains is the fact that we can actually see the horizon — which means we are able to enjoy breath-taking displays at sunrise and sunset.  Heck, we even have restaurants here in … Continue reading

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For today – October 28th

outside . . .  The winds are sweeping down the plains today, according to our ‘weather wizards’ it’s blowing in cooler weather  cooking/eating . . . eating left-over chili made this past weekend (‘Crock Pot Chili’ from The Southern Plate blog)  creating … Continue reading

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Paper, glue & scissors . . . .

Paper, pencils, pens, crayons, glue sticks and scissors — and, lots of imagination.  Supplies to help fill an hour or two — creating fall decorations (and memories) with two little munchkins. The flying ghost family are Joe’s — the cock-eyed … Continue reading

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Soft Diet

A cracked tooth is making soft foods (and serious drugs) necessary this week — so far I’ve enjoyed lots of oatmeal, soups and puddings — but I’m longing for popcorn.  Wonder if Starbucks make a popcorn flavored coffee ??  Or … Continue reading

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OSU Home Demostration Clubs

While ‘de-cluttering’ a couple of weeks ago – I ran across this cookbook.  The pages are splattered and filled with notes/comments.  And, even though I only actually use it a couple of times a year – it’s a ‘keeper’.   Below … Continue reading

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Counting stitches . . . .

My current lunch-time stitching project. There’s just something about counting those little cross-stitches  — it’s a little oasis of calm in my workday.

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For today:: 10-14-10

outside . . .  this morning the air is crisp, with a touch of frost in the air  cooking/eating . . . it’s soup weather and tonight our supper will be homemade Minestrone (made this past weekend) with corn muffins  creating . … Continue reading

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