The birds

Archive for May 2008

The birds

Today I have a sick child at home, so have been spending a lot of time on our couch. This gives me a perfect view of our bird feeders out our front window. If I had been away from home today, as planned, I would have missed many enjoyable visits to our feeder. The most…

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Flowers and Daughters

Yesterday I finally had a chance to go outside and work in my flower beds and plant some of the flowers I had bought the week before. My 3 yr old daughter was so excited as she had been asking me every day since we had bought them together when we could plant them. She…

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Rhubarb Crisp

Today I want to share a yummy recipe that our family has been enjoying! Rhubarb Crisp 4 C fresh rhubarb (diced) 1 C sugar 3 T flour 1/2 C sugar 2 T butter, softened 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1 C quick oats 1 egg (beaten) Cut rhubarb into small pieces and place…

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Friendship

Today I was lucky enough to spend the day with a great friend. I realized that in August 2008 we will have known each other for 15 years. I didn’t meet Tammy until my junior year in college but feel like I have known here forever. We try to get together as often as we…

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Always a mom

My husband and I were able to get away for a day 1/2 to Chicago. He had business and I tagged along for a break. I was so excited to have some “me” time and relax and have a break. My wonderful mom, whom I have written about before, came down and stayed with our…

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