pay attention

pay attention
read my lips

read my lips

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

october 29 2013

the vacuum just quit..

...NO two week notice,
....NO letter of resignation.

No 'take this job and shove it' 

The thing just gave it up.
It sucked up its last dog hair 
....left me with only a broom.
Apparently I am now a retired housekeeper.
'no vacuum.... no cleany house'
Dog hair will start piling up and collecting in the corners.
It won't be long before it takes over.
We will try to cope but I predict two weeks tops and we'll be house shopping
and this place will be 
Perhaps we will move to the beach ?



Perhaps we will move to the 'assisted living' place?
that's a HOTEL isn't it?
..'assisted living' as in


and a special

to that dear sweet 

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

OCT 16 2013

This year's version of the pumpkin:


painting mini pumpkins
...dots go on with the tip of pencil eraser
dipped in paint
I used flat paint on the pumpkins
had to give them a few coats of 

....for the shine!

These pumpkins turn out looking like they are ceramic or glass
when Halloween is over
....there's no wondering where to stash and save for next year...
...these go into the 

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

OCTOBER 9 2013

Been enjoying the site

grandson Michael told me about it...

have made a couple purchases
the latest

NORDIC Honeycomb pan

 how could it not BEE great???

fancy decals have recently shown up here

and even on HONDA LA BOMBA

now THAT'S what I call FANCY!