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12 Things I Have Learned From My 90 Year Old Mother-in-Law!

12 Things I Have Learned From My 90 Year Old Mother-in-Law!

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We surprised my mother-in-law (MIL) with a 90th birthday party at the assisted living facility where she now lives. She was unsure about all of the attention that was being directed her way, but eventually decided that she like it, at least a little bit. In thinking back about her 90 years, I could not help but stop and think about all the things I had learned from her through the simple way that she has chosen to live her life. Read the rest of this entry

Minestrone Soup….1 Crockpot Meal = 6 Lunches!

Minestrone Soup….1 Crockpot Meal = 6 Lunches!
HEALTHY AND DELICIOUS MINESTRONE SOUP!

HEALTHY AND DELICIOUS MINESTRONE SOUP!

Minestrone is an Italian soup made from beans, vegetables, and pasta! Throw all of those ingredients into the crock pot and in a few hours you will have an easy, delicious dinner. Or in my case, 6 jars of soup for lunches! Read the rest of this entry

Snow Day….Can I be Productive?

Snow Day….Can I be Productive?
FROZEN RAIN GAUGE

FROZEN RAIN GAUGE

Monday was a snow day and I cleaned out my kitchen desk! When we found out Tuesday was a snow day, I started thinking of all the things I need to do with this unexpected day off. We have not had two snow days in a row in years, so this was quite a treat. A balance of fun and work is needed to be productive! Read the rest of this entry

10 Ways to Get More Done Using a To Do List!

10 Ways to Get More Done Using a To Do List!

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There is something very satisfying about checking things off of a list. Done! Finished! Yay! Looking for a way to get more done in 2015? Setting up all my “to do’s” on my reminder app has helped me get more done and forget much less!

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Horsing Around

Horsing Around

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During the month of July, Ellington Agriculture center has hosted events so that kids can see different farm animals. This past Saturday the event was called “horsing around”. Despite the scorching heat, there was a great turnout for wagon rides and horse petting. Besides horses and mules, I was able to find a few surprises! Read the rest of this entry

wordless wednesday….ellie, the smart weiner dog!?!

wordless wednesday….ellie, the smart weiner dog!?!

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Blessings….Lucy!

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