Monthly Archives: February 2009

Digital Fun with Photos

I just learned something TOTALLY COOL at Little Birdie Secrets. You can make a photo look like a 100 year old image (see example below) by using a “Japanese Time Machine.”  Pretty amazing!               … Continue reading

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Classic Comfort Food to the Rescue!

This morning I caught an episode of a Food Network show that I had never viewed before: “Rescue Chef.”  Host Danny Boome demonstrated how to make a (supposedly) traditional shepherd’s pie. He told the mom on the show that this dish is … Continue reading

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Feathering a Friend’s Nest

This week has been all about helping my good friend Laura get ready for her baby, due to arrive next Tuesday.  Laura has an almost two-year-old named Mattea, and she (possibly) plans to name her second little girl “Molly.”   … Continue reading

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P.E.O. Tea

Recently I had the pleasure of attending a P.E.O. tea at a lovely bed and breakfast. Sally, B & B owner and member of the evening P.E.O. chapter in our community, hosted us with grace, wit, and extensive knowledge of … Continue reading

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From Frugal to Fabulous!

Most of us are needing to watch our pennies these days, but you don’t want to go “cheap” on your loved ones.  I figure if you decide you are going to be frugal on the money spent than you need to … Continue reading

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A Simple and Elegant Dinner…

Tonight I was having the in-laws over for dinner, but I didn’t want to spend my whole Sunday working on a meal.  To make the decision easier, they prefer a one pot meal instead of an elaborate gourmet showing.  I … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

My SUPER-CREATIVE MOM sent me a care package for Valentine’s Day. Feels like I’m back in college!  These are the things she made (with Grandma’s stitching help) and sent:                       … Continue reading

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