Monthly Archives: May 2009

Preparing for a Flood

Graduation season even affected my toddler home this year.   I just returned from another quick trip to Lansing — this time to open a time capsule with my first set of Michigan students and to attend a graduation ceremony. … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Flowers

It’s been a lovely Memorial Day weekend. The weather is gorgeous. It’s not too cool and not too hot; the weather’s just right with its gentle breeze whispering in my ear, “This is why you live in Ludington.” I devoted … Continue reading

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Salad in a Jar!

I attended a lovely ladies’ luncheon today at the Center for the Arts, and the star of the meal was a salad in a jar!  Each person was given a vintage-style square jar (apparently purchased at Hobby Lobby) with a … Continue reading

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Mexican Tablescape

I am working on a Mexican-themed tablescape for a P.E.O. dinner coming up in June.  It is another meal that two sisters and I offered for auction at our chapter’s annual fundraiser.  Once again, we will hold the dinner in a … Continue reading

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A Bloom on Mother’s Day

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Cupcakes and Playpens…Mommy of the Year?

Jessica Seinfeld has done it.  Deceptive and delicious.   I have finally gotten around to making a few things from a cookbook that suggests hiding pureed fruits and veggies in otherwise normal foods.  (Go here to see my first post … Continue reading

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Summer Dinner by the Garden

I just submitted the following application for a local event: Festival of Tables 2009 hosted by Memorial Medical Center Volunteers.  Here is my letter and accompanying images.  Any advice for changing the table or how to decorate the chairs? Hello, … Continue reading

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