Thursday, May 13, 2010

~~It's Thursday~~

 

~~It's Thursday~~

Outside My Window~  It's cool this morning.  But the sun is shining.  Maybe it will be a nice day.  More rain comes tomorrow. 

 I Am Thankful For~    My job. 

I Am Wearing~  A green robe, my nightshirt...bare toes.  Will be changing soon to a pair of capri's and a short sleeve tee and my tennis shoes.

  On my Prayer List~  Our bachelor friends.  Wisdom.  The future.

I Am Creating~ German Chocolate Cake for my birthday boy.  I think we will make a trip to Sam's Club for a book I spied ~

 

 

 

 

 

 

That book and a nice blue, short sleeved shirt will be his birthday presents.  We may go to dinner and a movie tomorrow night.

I Am Enjoying~ sealedbygrace has been reading and recommending The Mitford Series.  These books have been my chosen reading for over a week.  I have devored three books in the series so far.  What a great read! 

book cover of These High, Green Hills  (Mitford, book 3)byJan Karon

From The Kitchen~   Verticle roasted chicken and spaghetti salad.  A summer type meal!

 From The Learning Room~  Reading, Reading, Reading!  Only a few pages of actual work left!

   I am looking forward to~  Monday morning!!  We'll sleep in a bit and head out to this place.  I think we are going to stop at Cracker Barrel for breakfast and take our sweet time arriving.  I am looking forward to swimming and leisurely walks by the lake.  I don't think there will be too much activity here as school is still in session in the area and it's during the week.

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Leaving You With~  An easy recipe I saw in a magazine this morning, a couple blogs for you to look into.

www.teapartygirl.com

www.unfoldinggrace.blogspot.com

...and a website, sign up for their free catalog!  I love the things in there.

www.countrydoor.com  (there is a free recipe section on this website also.)

 

Mom's Casserole

1 lb. ground hamburger, browned and drained

1 pkg. egg noodles (8-16 oz.) cooked just under al-dente and drained

1 can creamed corn

1 can chicken with rice soup, undiluted

1 onion, diced fine

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Place ingredients into prepared casserole dish, cover with foil, bake 45 minutes.

 

8 comments:

  1. Thanks so much for sharing the website and the blogs.  If you are a coffee drinker, you don't know the importance of a good cup of tea.    I am passing on the other blog to my DIL it looked great for homeschoolers.  I love, love, love the stuff from  countrydoor, however some of it seems a bit pricey to me.  But fantastic ideas to be gleaned from it!  Thanks again.

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  2. yall have fun and tell hubby Happy Birthday!

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  3. If you are seriously done with most of your pages in the Abeka books, I am green with envy!

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  4. What's the Milford Series about?

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  5. @floridayankees - Life of an episcopalian (sp?) minister in a small town with the plan of salvation included clearly at least once in each book.  It's a good old fashioned decent read.

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  6. @floridayankees - Yep...seriously!   I am proud of my student!!  He can read!  A great accomplishment for both student and teacher! 

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  7. So glad you're enjoying the series. I have to get back to reading the book I'm on. I just keep getting interrupted. Hopefully, I'll be able to return to it this weekend!

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  8. @betheelou - good for you, Hannah Grace is reading well too, we just have worksheets left, and I tend to drive myself silly wanting to finish every last one of them! LOL!

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