Category Archives: Minnesota


After all the Carter photos that I’ve been showing lately, I have been getting lots of nice comments about what a smiling, happy baby he is. And he is, most of the time. But, just in case you thought he was a … Continue reading

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Only in Minnesota

I am a bad wife. Yes, that is Joel sewing his own buttons onto his favorite, really old, really ugly coat.  This coat has been safely hanging in the closet for the last several years.  It has been missing buttons … Continue reading

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Seasonal Fun

Hi Everyone ~  I have a couple of things to share about today – Things that have brought some joy to me over the last week or so.  The first being a newish Christmas quilt that I finished.  I say newish, … Continue reading

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Summer Memories

Every summer I like to do at least one post of our lake play days. We usually have a couple each summer.   I had mentioned in a previous post, that I have been really bad about taking my camera … Continue reading

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Garden Photos from Steamy MN

So how is the weather in your neck of the woods?  We are in the midst of a heat wave, with a heat index of 107 degrees.  Honestly, I don’t know how people who have this type of weather all … Continue reading

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Playing Catch-Up

It’s been a busy last few weeks, so I hardly know where to begin.  That’s what happens when I get behind.  I don’t know where to start blogging, so I just don’t.  There is also the problem of that I … Continue reading

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Even more Snow!

Hi Everyone! It’s another cold snowy morning here in Minnesota.  As I sit here at the computer, I think about how this view has changed in the last 2 months. I love the changes in the season, which is why … Continue reading

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