Day 243 – Project Linus – Make a blanket day

Linus and his blanket : )

Today is Make a Blanket Day! The organization Project Linus sets aside the third Saturday of February every year to band together and make blankets for children.

“As Charles Schulz’s Linus character from the PEANUTS® comic strip was comforted by his blanket, Project Linus

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Day 240 – Peaches, pears, grapes & plums

As promised : )

After a week of pink and/or red I thought a break was in order!

This is one of my latest finds from the Alameda Flea market. In very good condition, and with six napkin friends, it’s one of the biggest cloths I’ve ever found. I think

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Day 230 – The Rainbow!

LOTS of color!

If this looks vaguely familiar its because I own its cousin, and we used it Day 7 (Dinner is Served). Both came from Nadine and both are Wilendur prints. This just seemed like the right one to end a week of rainbow tablesettings.

The WHOLE rainbow!

Day 230 – The Rainbow!

Day 122 – Pumpkins, pumpkins, pumpkins…

Mr. Pumpkin Man : )

Pumpkins are one of my favorite parts of fall – I love to eat them, decorate with them, collect things with pumpkins on them… I found this little guy at our local hardware store, of all places, and I couldn’ t resist his stovepipe hat, stripey leggings

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Day 121 – Candy Corn!

Hello happy corn!

Day one of Halloween fun starts with Candy corn, that sweet little candy that seems like its been around forever. If by forever you mean since 1898 then yes, its been around ‘forever’ : )

Orange and yellow all over!

Not all Halloween things are creepy,

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Day 118 – Brittany’s Birthday!!!


Today is my wonderful, talented, brilliant and beautiful daughters’ birthday!!

Twenty-six years ago she came into this world, a little early, a little startled and very small. It was just the two of us for many years, and along with the support of her grandparents and some very good

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Day 101 – Chicken dinner

Chickens on the table

“Chickens on the table” in my house doesn’t refer to something roasted in a pan or on a platter, it means there is a chicken ON the table…as in standing on it : ) We had Pouff hop up for a photo op on day 11, she’s very

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