Category Archives: Free time

Yahoo, it’s almost Christmas!

I know, complain all you want about Christmas stuff out at Halloween, personally, I can hardly wait till Thanksgiving weekend so I can start decorating. Of course, I am also completely UNdecorated on New Year’s Day, I’m so sick of … Continue reading

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I really love your Blobs!

So I’m back home in Roxbury. Not the bad neighborhood in MA,  part of the holy trinity of the Breezy Point Cooperative in Queens NY – the Father (Breezy), Son (Rockaway Point) and good old Roxbury, the Holy Ghost. I made it just … Continue reading

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What happened to St Francis’s head?

  And why is the statue still there? Just traveling around, if you pay attention there’s some funny stuff out there. How about this pine cone cross? We went to the local monastery for a picnic lunch and enjoyed some shopping … Continue reading

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Summer’s Bounty & Pesto Veggie Tart

Ah, summertime, lots of fresh vegetables from the garden. Today we had an awesome time making homemade pickles- 22 jars of them! We are cool as a cucumber- hahaha.  I finally learned how to use the macro function on my … Continue reading

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Going on Staycation …

So we’re heading back to Georgia and New York soon on our annual trip North for summer- very exciting! I think if you go the same places every year and stay with relatives it counts as a staycation. Looking for fun things to do close … Continue reading

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It doesn’t take much to entertain us!

Cooking dinner the other night, Carlitos is in the living room watching tv, and I keep hearing this noise- WAP. WAP. 30 seconds later- WAP. What the ????  It’s Carlitos with a squishy whale he “borrowed” from his cousins. I … Continue reading

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Art quilts-and what’s with all the freaking butterflies?

Not outside, in my house! I’m a creative sort, and I recently have come across something I hadn’t heard of before, called art quilting. I’ve considered quilting before, I go into the fabric store and float around wondering what in … Continue reading

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