Monthly Archives: May 2010

Garden Road Trip

Since Mr. Wonderful and I bought our acreage and he disked up a nice big garden for me, it’s been a tradition that I plant tomatoes and peppers from Anderson’s Greenhouse in Reliance, South Dakota.  The Dragon Lady used to … Continue reading

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Inspirations CT Manager Call

Inspirations from Day, Tbugz and Linda is looking for a CT manager! Requirements: Must be creative and energetic Must be able to communicate on the ct message board regularly Must be willing and able to work as a team with … Continue reading

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A Graduation Tribute

Every so often, a student comes into your life and simply sweeps you off your feet!  I’d like to introduce you to just that sort of young woman. She was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy at 16 months. She never … Continue reading

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The mixer and The Dragon Lady

My Mother-in-Law, Mary, is also known among our family as “The Dragon Lady.”   Let me just state for the record: I love my Mother-in-Law, she rocks!  As for the nickname; that’s a story Mr. Wonderful will have to tell you.  … Continue reading

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Honey, I caught a groundhog

I got e mail from Mr. Wonderful the other day.  This is not unusual, but the message was. MW – “Honey, I caught a groundhog.” MJB- “is it a boy or a girl?” MW -“I don’t know, I didn’t lift … Continue reading

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Home Made Crescent Rolls

These rolls are made with my refrigerator roll dough recipe.  It’s slightly sweet and just perfectly delicious! Begin the dough by mixing 1 -1/2 cups warm water with 1 packet (2 -1/4 teaspoons) of yeast and little sugar. Set aside … Continue reading

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Happy Dog

Dexter~ The ” bad dog”, has some sesrious problems with his ears that we just can’t seem to solve for him.  Many trips to the vet and lots of ear drops.  Nothing seems to clear up his problems. To begin … Continue reading

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Hula on Horseback

For those of you who have been long time followers of the saga of our family know that Hula is my mother.  Affectionately known by the Things as “Hula Grandma”. Hula makes her home on the Island of Oahu and … Continue reading

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Damask CU Overlays

I’ve just finished up a set of Damask Overlays.  They were inspired by old wallpaper we found during the remodel of our 120 year old farmhouse.  My photographs have now become overlays.   This set will help you to create designs … Continue reading

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Quality Control?

Mr. Wonderful believes that his role in the kitchen is to provide quality control.  This usually means that a skinny strip of bars, cake or whatever the treat may be is carefully removed from the edge of the pan.  Thing … Continue reading

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