The Great Quilt Tour of 2009

I love quilts. So, at my uncle’s wedding a few weeks back, when my Aunt Ann asked if we would like to visit her house right after the wedding to see the quilts she has been making, I said YES! I agreed partly because I love quilts and partly because my Aunt Ann is just … [Read more…]


I got to spend my morning with two cute boys who were really patient. Angee and I decided to do an impromptu photo shoot with her two boys, Isaac and Maxwell. Following are a few shots from this morning. These photos do not accurately portray the heat or the bugs. I’m also not going to … [Read more…]

My Mix Master

I read a recent post from earlyriser about music. Then I read a post from the Big Mama Blog about how the radio could see right into her soul. Then I sat and thought for 12 hours straight about sad country songs. Then I started Walkin’ the Floor Over You and was terribly upset that … [Read more…]

Why I stayed up too late

I didn’t put on makeup today. I didn’t fix my hair. I didn’t do much of anything.  I’m going to blame it all on Post-birthday, Gin and Tonic, Sleep Deprived, Sugar Overload Syndrome. Putting it simply, I had a birthday party last night and I stayed up too late. There were numerous cocktails poured last … [Read more…]

New lens

So Nate ordered me some photography goodies for my birthday. He’s dangerous on Amazon. He chose a 70-300 zoom/macro lens and I’m just now getting to play with it. I still need lots of practice, but I’m getting the hang of it. It will allow me to get very close to things like one of … [Read more…]

Happy Birthday Aunt G!

It’s my Aunt G’s Birthday! Here is a great  picture of my Uncle Floyd, my mom Debbie (center) and Aunt Gail taken in 1964.  I love the shirts my mom and Gail are wearing. My Nanny probably sewed them.  There are a lot of August birthdays in my family.