Monday, February 13, 2017

Happy Homemaker Monday

The Weather...
A beautiful 56 this morning.  We've been having wonderful weather.  A little chilly and cool in the morning then 70's or so in the afternoon.  Thankfully the days it's been colder have been during the week.  The weekends have been gorgeous.

On My Reading Pile...
Sorry for the dark's the list
Still Life by Dani Pettrey (fiction)
Tightropes and Teeter-Totters by Lisa Pennington (Growth)
The Elusive Miss Ellison (historical fiction)
How To Find Your Dream Dog by Dixie Tenny
All for blog tours with Litfuse, I Read Book Tours and Baker Publishing.

Favorite Blog Post From Last Week...
How to Make a Gathering Apron
I loved this post found over at Summer Acres what a lovely name for a blog Jessica included a tutorial and a video.  The post is over here.

Something Fun To Share...
I am having a giveaway over at OurHolidayJourney leave a comment and follow for extra entries.  I am giving a way a 
Valentines Junk Journal there's a few more days left to enter!

Blog Hopping A New Blog I Discovered...
Not sure how I stumbled onto Kelly-Anne's sweet little blog but I was delighted once there.  Her photography is beautiful and she makes some darling things to sell in her shop.  Click here to visit 
Diary of a Country Girl.

On The Menu This Week...
Monday-Hamburgers-Onion Rings
Tuesday-Chef's choice. The Cowboy is off on Tuesday we've started a new little tradition.  He cooks at least the meat.  I usually have to figure out something green or 'veggie like' to complete the meal.  
But it's Valentines Day maybe we'll go out HeHe.
Wednesday-Pork Chops, Scalloped Potatoes and Squash Medley
Thursday- Kid Friendly Chili Dogs and Fritos, Salad
Friday--Chicken have to see what is in freezer
Saturday--Italian maybe a mini lasagna, calamari,salad and bread
Sunday- Pot Roast, Potatoes and Carrots

On My To Do List...
Finish putting fabric on shelf in my sewing/crafting room.
Try to sort out garage to move Christmas stuff in. 
Delete photo's off computer. Organize my 'pins'
Put away Valentines Day and decorate mantle and dining room
Try to settle into my new work schedule 

In The Craft Basket...
Finish the Valentines junk journal for giveaway.  No peeking.

Looking Forward To This Week...
Actually it's over the next few weeks.  The Cowboys work is opening a new location in the next week weeks.  He will be working closer to home again and his hours will change!  Yea.
I can actually quit work by summer but I am thinking I'll keep working because I really like it and I love the extra money which I get to play with!
The biggest thing is his added income and his hours.  We will get off at 6.  Now he works 5-9.  I work usually 9-2 so it is going to be a blessing for us!

From The Camera

On The Prayer List
Please pray for the sweet B.J. over at Sweet Nothings. 
Her husband needs prayer right now.  They are waiting 
the result of a biopsy.  


Linking with Sandra at Family Corner and a few of my favorites.  Visit my parties page for links to my favorite parties.

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