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Sunday, April 8, 2012

Happy Easter

Easter Sunday .. the morning started out beautiful, sunny even for most of the day.  It has been  a very busy day with our family lunch, two little boys keeping everyone hopping (no pun intended) and then "finding Easter eggs".......a good time was had by all.   Pictures to follow.

DH is having a nap, catching up from all the day.  Meanwhile Quincy is sitting by my foot, complaining loudly that dinner should be ready  lol it's only 4:17 pm and his dinner bell doesn't ring till 5pm!  Now it's his turn to nap.

As for me, not yet ready to sit and stitch, but that is coming.   After a glass of wine..........ah!

Back to the Liebster Award, and 5 random things you don't know about me:

1.  Twice married, first time not long at all.  I was a single mom for 14+ years till I met DH.
2.  DH and I were penpals, yes the long letter writing kind.  All this before email came along.  We still have  
all the letters that were written.
3.  A very proud grandma of two grandsons.  Noah (who turns 4 in July) was diagnosed  a year ago as being on the Autism Spectrum  (ASD) .  His communication skills are improving, words slowly coming.  Hugs and smiles....priceless.     Nate (coming up 2 later this month) is my official kitchen organizer.  My cupboards have never had so many change ups.   Nate is all about "Oh no" right now.......  
4.  Generally, I'm a private person.   I'm always willing to participate or help but tend to stay on the outside.
5.  to be continued.........................

till next time...

Saturday, April 7, 2012

Liebster part 2

For the nominees above, copy and paste the award to your blog.

The five things about me.....later today.

Liebster award

Thank you to Nancy of



Some background:  Liebster is a German word, meaning favorite, dearest or beloved and the Liebster is awarded to bloggers, to other newer bloggers who have fewer than 200 followers, to spread the word and help the new(er)bies gain wider rocognition.
The award comes with four conditions that each recipient must satisfy when accepting:
1. Choose five up-and-coming blogs (with fewer than 200 followers) to award the Liebster to. 2. Show your thanks to the blogger who gave you the award by linking back to them.
3. Post the award on your blog. List the bloggers you are giving the award to with links to  their sites. Leave comments on their blogs so they know about the award.
4. Share 5 random facts about yourself that people don't know about you
I'd like to nominate the following people: