HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY AND COOKIES

Ella and I had a very busy weekend baking lots of cookies for our annual cookie sale at Church.  We made peanut butter cookies, chocolate chip cookies, and of course my favorite, sugar cookies.  The recipes are available on the blog.  Check under cookies.

I was so busy that I did not take any pictures this time around, but have plenty of pictures of previous times when we made them!

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FEELING BETTER AND VINTAGE VALENTINES

I am so happy to report that I returned to work last week and am feeling very good.  In fact, this is the best that I have felt for the past two months!  I am keeping my fingers crossed that I will continue to stay healthy.  Thanks for all of your positive thoughts and prayers.  They certainly do make a difference.

Since Valentines’ Day is right around the corner, I thought I would share with you some of the vintage valentines that belonged to my husband Murray’s grandmother.

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A “Rosy” Setting

Wow – welcome 2013.  You know the old saying – How time flies when you’re having fun.  Well friends, Pat and I are looking forward to a fun-filled 2013 doing what we love best – spending time together and sharing our love of decorating with you.

Now that our Christmas decorations have been put away for another year, the house seems rather empty and bare.  To me February is a time to stay inside where it is warm, bake some sweet treats, and spend time with the ones you love.  So in the spirit of Cupid we are going to do some Valentines decorating.

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