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knittinchick
True Blue Farmgirl

1854 Posts

Megan
Wisconsin
1854 Posts

Posted - Jun 17 2012 :  10:37:11 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi all!
Pam, sounds like some strange weather!
Julie, I'm sorry to hear about your husband's grandma. While I can't offer any suggestions for your DD, I can offer my prayers and thoughts for your family.
Peggy, sounds like a good day to me!
I had a great weekend! I spent the weekend at my aunt's house with my cousins. We watched a few movies and just hung out, family! My aunt also got a new cat, Luca, and he is so adorable! It was overall a great weekend! I hope everyone has a good Monday!
God's and Farmgirl's Blessings,
Megan

At heart, I am both a sassy city girl and a down-home country gal.

The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work.
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LadyInRed
True Blue Farmgirl

6356 Posts

PeggyAnn
Vancouver WA
USA
6356 Posts

Posted - Jun 17 2012 :  11:52:38 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hello My Porchies...

Well, my husband slept all day today...because he has to work all this week...so my youngest son and future DIL took Me out for Father's Day! (+: It was the most Wondersful Father's Day I have ever had! LOL They took me to Portland to a New (to us) Thai Rest. and we all three said it was the best Thai food we have ever eaten (and we have eaten a lot). I had a Coconut Soup that was Amazing!!! And the kids had a Lemongrass Soup that they thought was fabulous also.
The flavors of this Thai food were so intense (and I don't mean hot). That your mouth just did a Happy Dance all by itself. I will post some pictures tomorrow once I download them off my phonel Then we went to a Waffle Place (run out of the back of a local Rest.). Shane and I each ordered a Blueberry Cheesecake Waffle that was to die for. And Sadie had just a sugared waffle.
We saw the coolest dog there. It's head looked like our Scottish Terriers head but it was the size of a great dane (heigth wise). I took his picture. He was a Giant Schnauzer. So beautiful! His name was "Lou". So friendly! All the little kids came up and loved on him. He had a companion Schnauzer that looked Large for a Schnauzer but Lou made him look normal size.

After we left the uptown area...then we went to my Favorite antique mall. I didn't buy anything but had fun looking around. Sadie bought a couple things. She bought Shane and Larry each a water glass with a Scotty Terrier etched on it. Very Cute!

Then we stopped and they bought Larry a Pizza for Father's Day. They had taken Sadie's Dad fried Chicken yesterday for F-Day. So you can probably tell which is each Father's Favorite Food. LOL

Oh, and my son had picked me up in a BMW RED Sports car today too. His BMW was in the shop...so this one was a loaner...and was it sweet! WOW!
When my son opened the door for me...I said, "Wow...you bought me a Red Beamer for Father's Day!" They laughed! I must admit we had fun running around town in that little jewel!

Hope you girls all had a good Father's Day too!

Julie...so sorry to hear about the death in your family. That is always hard to explain to young ones. I always had my children view the person...so, that they had closure...and knew that Grandpa or Grandma or Auntie were really not alive anymore...but were gone to be with Jesus. I know not everyone agrees with that way of dealing with death...but that is what my husband and I agreed on for our children and it worked for us.

Megan...glad you got to spend time with your cousins. Sounds like you have some fun stuff going on for summer. Good for you...keeping up your running even over the summer months. It will help you come school time as you will be in good shape already. NO couch potato stuff for our girl!!! LOL

OK...my Lovelies...I am off to Dreamland,
Peggy

Farmgirl #1326
http://ladyinredsite.blogspot.com

"Leave Your Cares Behind...Join Us On The Porch"

"I'm only as strong as the caffeine I drink, the hair-spray I use and the Girlfriends that I have."

When I was a lonely wallflower, Jesus asked me to dance. Then he asked me to be His!

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shanda
True Blue Farmgirl

522 Posts

Shanda
Broken Bow OK
USA
522 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  05:14:59 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Good Morning all! I guess I need to keep a notebook next to me to write down all the replies I want to make, by the time I get to the bottom of the page, I've forgotten! I do pray as I read, and I'm trying to learn names, this may take awhile. Remembering is not my best skill!

Nan, I have Fybromyalgia and have seen a doctor for years. All the meds they have, have side effects for me that outway any relie
f I get. But using the oils (which I'm new at and still learning) has brought more relief than anything else. It balances out my digestion, helps with swelling, makes the pain more manageable and actually lifts my spirits (the wild orange- some deep breathes with the orange is so uplifting!) And knowing that these types of oils were used from way back in biblical times for better health, makes me feel like I may be doing something right.

BTW Ruthie, lavender in goats milk soap sounds lovely!

Julie, so sorry for your families loss. My children have had to deal with several deaths and I feel like being straight foward with them and answering any questions truthfully helps them with their grief and fears. And of course grieving with them and not hiding your feelings will give them a sort of guide on how to grieve. Prayers for you and you DD!



Well, I'll keep reading, praying and learning names, but for now the coffee cup is empty and there is work to be done. God Bless and have a good Monday everyone!

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Netty
True Blue Farmgirl

379 Posts

Lynette
Hardy Nebraska
USA
379 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  07:17:31 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Julie,

I am like the rest of the girls, just be truthful where she can understand what you are saying and let her know it is ok to cry. My family was more of the type that hid their tears. I brought my kids up knowing it is ok to cry, it helps release a lot of stress and lets people know you have feelings for others. Otherwise it sounds like you are doing just fine with what you are doing.

I am so sorry for your loss Julie, will keep you and your husband and daughter in my prayers.

Peggy,
So happy you had such a good Father's Day! I sure wouldn,t mind a father's day like you had. Did hubby enjoy his pizza??

Well I had better get to work around here, I am so far behind on cleaning since I was sick. I am feeling better today tho, sore throat is gone. Happy Happy dance.

Hope everyone else is doing fine and will talk to ya all later.

Take Care
Netty
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LadyInRed
True Blue Farmgirl

6356 Posts

PeggyAnn
Vancouver WA
USA
6356 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  10:38:45 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Shanda...you have come to a good place "THE PORCH" as several of us have Fibro & Chronic Fatigue. I have it, Bunny, Teacher Tammy, Judith and I think maybe Nan does too. Anyway, I had to take Medical Retirement 10 yrs ago because mine is the all over the body kind. Not fun...but at least we can all encourage one another and relate. Huh? I think most of us agree that the Medications for Fibro have worse side-affects
than the Fibro. The only thing I take medically that helps...is Cymbalta. And it just takes the edge off the pain. I am on the Cymbalta for depression (from Fibro) and the minor pain relief is just a bonus side affect.

When I first started posting on the Porch...I did keep a writing pad next to me and jotted down the name and the comment I wanted to make to each gal. It was very helpful...Especially when your brain is in a constant fibro-fog.

Netty...Yeah, my DH loved his Father's Day Pizza...but I still say, I had the Best Fathers Day! lol

OK, I will be back later but for now, I am off and doing a little more packing. Probably very little...as it just started to rain and
I can feel my pain level going up, as I type.

blessings,
peggy

Farmgirl #1326
http://ladyinredsite.blogspot.com

"Leave Your Cares Behind...Join Us On The Porch"

"I'm only as strong as the caffeine I drink, the hair-spray I use and the Girlfriends that I have."

When I was a lonely wallflower, Jesus asked me to dance. Then he asked me to be His!

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tea_lady_tammy
True Blue Farmgirl

1459 Posts

Tammy
NE
USA
1459 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  11:45:29 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hello sweet ones,
It is a hot day here in Nebraska. They are saying it could be near 100 today but there is a breeze so that is a blessing. Spent the morning doing errands, we are making progress on the paper work for the selling of our house so we can begin the loan for the one we have an offer on...the paperwork is unbelieveable, but it will be worth it when we are done.

Trying to adjust my diet, exercise, and relax so that hopefully my blood pressure will go down. I have an appointment in few weeks again to see how it is and then we will decide where to go from there. didn't hear back yet on bloodwork, but they may wait until my dr returns from vacation. But for now I am just praying when I begin to fret...God has everything under control.

Julie...so so sorry for your loss. I will be praying for yoru family.

Netty so glad to hear you are feeling better

Peggy, sounds like you had a wonderful day yesterday.

well dryer went off and then off for tea and a bit of crochet.
love to you all
Tammy


Tea is like being in the stars with God.

Visit my blog~Wings of Joy http://frommyteacup.blogspot.com
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herblady55
True Blue Farmgirl

3361 Posts

Judy
Louisville Ohio(Stark Co)
USA
3361 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  1:19:15 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
WOW! So much going on!
Netty, thank you for the compliments!I'm glad I can make you & Peg giggle!I'm just being ME! *grins*
Rebecca, you go girls!(including the adorable Rachael)Nice job on the jelly.Can I have your coffee jelly recipe. I may not have fruit in the house when I need it, but there's ALWAYS coffee here! lol
Peg, too funny..."...kept losing the dog in the tall grass!" Now that's some tall grass. lol Good for you enjoying your efforts after all that hard work. I love sitting and admiring a freshly mown lawn(after hubby mows) too! lol Sitting there in my comfy chair, lemonade in hand,reading a magazine or novel, telling hubby where he missed some sprigs.....hahahahahaha....that's the life for me! ROFL
I sooooo enjoyed your Father's Day girl!....and in a RED BMW too,no less! Style arrives all shiney and sleek to our "Lady in Red!"...ohhhh yeaaaaa!And it sounds like you grazed your way thru the day from start to finish.LOL Good on ya Mate! *giggle* Isn't Thai food yummy? We have a new Thai restaurant here in town and OMGoodness...it's tasty! They really know how to use herbs, spices and things we never even think of to make a great dish.
Ruthie, I love how you and Miss Katy went shopping and all you had to say about the hubby was...."He is staying home!" Period! hahahaha I love playing in the rain after we've had a looooong,dry spell too. I usually take a popcicle out with me and walk barefoot thru the water rushing down the sides of the street.My neighbors know I'm nuts...they still love me.hahahaThey probably grab a snack and rush to the windows just to watch the BIG nut that's splashing thru the water....because they know that I'm gonna! *giggle* Always glad to be their entertainment and help them forget their troubles for awhile. We got that rain after you had it,complete with lightening&thunder. It rained steady for about an hour. (oooo-ooooo...the ice cream truck just went up the road...I digress, sorry)
uh...rain...yea....ummmm...it rained after we went to bed. The grass and plants really needed it though,so,glad we got it.I believe I heard giggling flowers this morning in the wee hours.teeheeWe may get more rain today...it's very overcast.I hope we do.
awwwww Julie, so sorry for your loss. I agree with the way Peg handled it with her kids.My parents kept us away from funerals amd didn't know how to tell us about death...afraid we might have nightmares or something...I'm still not sure. I was a very sensitive child...I had nightmares if there was a bear on Lassie! No, I really did! *sigh* I didn't go to a funeral until I was in my 20's.Of course we had "long-livers" in our family so they all hung around a long time and I didn't have much chance to get use to it either. hmmmm....how amazing that all was! *thoughtful*
Megan,I'm so happy to hear that you had a fun weekend. Good for you girlie!
Well, I have writers cramp and a flat bum...time to go do some work.
Make it a Great day Gals!

Sister-chick# 905(Sept.14th 2009)
Judy
French-Hugs&Squeezles!
I am not contained between my hat and my boots! -Walt Whitman-
"Why couldn't I have been born Rich instead of So Good Looking?"

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shanda
True Blue Farmgirl

522 Posts

Shanda
Broken Bow OK
USA
522 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  4:11:34 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Just dropped by for a quick yippee! I'm a Farmgirl! #4233! Sweet Tea for everyone!

Shanda

Farmgirl #4233
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darlenelovesart
True Blue Farmgirl

5485 Posts

darlene
Loleta California
USA
5485 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  5:11:04 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Oh I love your porch, such a friendly one.
darlene

Life begins each morning...Each morning is the open door to a new world-new vistas, new aims, new tryings.

By, Leigh Hodges
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Squirt4312
Farmgirl in Training

25 Posts

Rebecca
Mount Vernon IL
USA
25 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  5:54:49 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Good evening farmgirls! What an exhausting day! I could not sleep last night for some reason so I was up at 2:ooam trying to find activities to do today with my two and two that I babysit for. The boy is 7 years old and is autistic and his sister is 3. It amazes me how she takes care of him and defends him! It's hard to get him to participate in anything with the rest so if anyone has any suggestions....
Judy The recipe for coffee jelly is at http://www.grouprecipes.com/91189/eds-coffee-jelly.html. It is sooo good!

My husband and I fight over who gets to mow our lawn. I love to see my yard after it has been mowed!
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jan49829
True Blue Farmgirl

2422 Posts

Janet
Winter Haven Florida
USA
2422 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  6:25:52 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Megan, glad you had a great weekend. And don't have to get up early for school during the week!!!!
Peggy, sounds like you had a very nice day yesterday. And a ride in style to boot!!!!! And good food!!!!
Tammy, It will be good when you get done wityh all the paperwork for selling your house. Just think, by Christmas you should be all settled in to your new home.
Julie, sorry for your loss, prayers to you and your family.
Shanda, good to see you posting here!!!! You will get to know us in no time.
Netty, so glad you are feeling better. Sounds like there is alot of flu like illness going around all over.
Judy, I can just see you splashing in the puddles with a popsicle in your mouth!!! LOL!!!! How funny!!!!!
Rebecca, thank you for the recipe for the coffee jelly. Sounds good.
I still need to get my recipe on here for Amish coffee cake, maybe I will have time tomorrow to type it out for you gals.
Have a great evening,

Janet
Farmgirl Sister #3340

http://hardatworkcrafts.blogspot.com

http://Jan49829.etsy.com
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ruthie218
True Blue Farmgirl

1187 Posts

Ruthie Ann
Indiana
USA
1187 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  6:57:03 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi! Hope all is well with everyone. I just wanted to stop for a minute to ask a quick question. Does anyone know what a good price for a glass jar type butter churn? Where might a good place to buy one?
Ruthie Ann

http://simpleindianagirl.blogspot.com/

Farmgirl sister#4072
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nanr42
True Blue Farmgirl

160 Posts

Nan
WALDPORT Oregon
USA
160 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  7:26:50 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks Shanda, that is interesting. I'll look into it.
Julie, I'm so sorry for your family's loss.

It is possible that I have Fibro, but not as badly as the rest of you.
I'm pondering about the house. I went by *again* today and wandered around and looked at it. I think I hesitate partly because of the smell which is partly just other peoples' and partly musty. I dont' know.But of course that won't stay that way. I could decorate it and make it really fun.
Well, I said I'd tell the owner next Sunday. In the meantime, if this isn't "it" then I'll find something else. sigh.
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herblady55
True Blue Farmgirl

3361 Posts

Judy
Louisville Ohio(Stark Co)
USA
3361 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  8:31:29 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Shanda, TY for the sweet tea. Congrats on becoming a new Sista!
Hello Darlene and a BIG Porchie Welcome to ya Gal! Tell us a little about yourself. *scooching over so you can sit on the swing too/hands you a tall frosty glass*
Hey Squirt, Thanks for the jelly recipe. Yum! I love watching kids take care of each other. So pure and innocent-like.
Hey Janet,you can come and splash thru puddles with me anytime. I'll even give you a popcicle. *giggle* Yup...still waiting on that Amish coffee-cake recipe. lol...drooling & waiting.
Well, we got rain and loud thunder&lightening this afternoon. It went on for a couple of hours. But the good side of that is, the temp went from 90 to 67 in that time. Amazing.
G'nite Porchies! Sweet Dreams!

Sister-chick# 905(Sept.14th 2009)
Judy
French-Hugs&Squeezles!
I am not contained between my hat and my boots! -Walt Whitman-
"Why couldn't I have been born Rich instead of So Good Looking?"
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knittinchick
True Blue Farmgirl

1854 Posts

Megan
Wisconsin
1854 Posts

Posted - Jun 18 2012 :  9:10:58 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi everyone!
Judy, what a great temperature to go along with the rain! And you are just too funny, I wish I lived near you, I would come splash and walk down the streets with you!
Miss Peggy, I know so many people who like Thai food, but I don't think I've ever actually had it. Now I'll have to find a restaurant near me to try some!
Janet, it definitely is nice to not have to wake up early!
Darlene, pull up a chair and sit a while! We're a welcoming, fun loving porch. Welcome!
Tammy, it was warm here today too.
Today was a very lazy summer day! It was too hot to do anything outside, and I just did not have the motivation to do anything inside. But tomorrow, I'm determined to get things done! Have good Tuesdays porchies!
God's and Farmgirl's Blessings,
Megan

At heart, I am both a sassy city girl and a down-home country gal.

The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work.
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LadyInRed
True Blue Farmgirl

6356 Posts

PeggyAnn
Vancouver WA
USA
6356 Posts

Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  12:01:00 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Good Evening My Lovely Porchies...

WELCOME DARLENE...glad you dropped by The Porch, hope it will be your first of many times. Pull up
a Rocking Chair and join the Fun! There is always room for one more Porchie!

Oh my goodness...I forgot to download those pictures I was going to show you. Hopefully I will remember to tomorrow.

Tonight I started putting my Granny Squares together. I am using an invisible seam to join them. Let me just say...that I now know why women make granny squares but never put them together. The granny squares are fun to make and are so colorful but the seaming it all together is sooooo stinking boring. LOL (or cry...which ever). I did four rows tonight but have 12 more rows to do.

I had thought this morning, "Oh, this Granny Square Afghan has been so much fun...I think I will make another one when I'm done."
Wrong...not going to happen for awhile. I will need Therapy first. Ha Ha! *just a few sessions*

Nan...I don't know if I would purchase a house that has a funny smell around it or in it. We lived in a house like that for 4 years and looking back on it now, I swear...someone must have been cooking meth down in the crawl space or something. It was awful at times.
I would look for a different house if it was me.

Janet...yes, we are still waiting for your Amish Coffee Cake Recipe. *mouth watering all over keyboard*

Teacher Tammy...wow that is HOT. I hope you don't have high humidity with that 100 degrees. My excercise for the day would be sitting in front of the air conditioner!!

Judy...I wish I could tell my hubby what a great job he did on the Lawn. LOL...I would rather run through the rain with you, that sounds like more fun! I'd even bring my own popcycle. I like Red!!! Do you remember those Rocket Pops that were Red, White and blue and big as all get-out? Now, that would last us through a couple rain showers. Ha Ha!

Shanda...Congrats on becoming official girlfriend. *4233*

Rebecca...which one of the many Coffee Jellies did you use girl? There are just a few zillion to pick from.

Megan...you must try some Thai Food sweetie. But take somebody with you who has eaten it before and knows how to order. It can be mighty confusing if you go in clueless.

Ruthie...glad you dropped by. I have seen those glass jar butter churns but I don't know where. Maybe in the canning section of your local farm store.

Well, I am off to bed to rest my eyes from my needle work tonight.

sweetest dreams my lovelies,
peggy



Farmgirl #1326
http://ladyinredsite.blogspot.com

"Leave Your Cares Behind...Join Us On The Porch"

"I'm only as strong as the caffeine I drink, the hair-spray I use and the Girlfriends that I have."

When I was a lonely wallflower, Jesus asked me to dance. Then he asked me to be His!
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GirlwithHook
True Blue Farmgirl

922 Posts

Alyce
Madison WI
USA
922 Posts

Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  07:12:26 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Julie, I'm so sorry....



A hook, a book, and a good cup of coffee....
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.Linz.
True Blue Farmgirl

118 Posts

Lindsey
Shippensburg Pennsylvania
USA
118 Posts

Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  08:36:23 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Well, Happy Tuesday, porchies! Welcome to the new gals.

Julie, I'm sorry to hear about your husband's grandma *hug*

Peggy, my sister crochets - she made a beautiful twin-sized afghan but it did take her awhile to get the squares put together, I know she had to force herself to keep working on it!

Is anyone reading a good book or been flipping through a good magazine? I just finished "The Watsons & Emma Watson: Jane Austen's unfinished novel completed by Joan Aiken." It was very good and the transition from one author to the other was fairly seamless, other than the formatting in the book.

"Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds." - Prov. 27:23
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LadyInRed
True Blue Farmgirl

6356 Posts

PeggyAnn
Vancouver WA
USA
6356 Posts

Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  10:53:55 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Lindsey...if you are an Austen fan you will probably love the new book
"Murder at Pemberly" by PD James

I haven't read the one you just finished but I will keep it on my reading list.

I also recently read "The Dressmaker" and it was good. But my very favorite of all
my latest reads was "The Language of Flowers" by Venessa Diffenbaugh. Put that one
on your "Must Read" List. It was excellant. One I couldn't put down because the plot
was so riveting and different than anything I have read before. I kept having to read
just to find out what becomes of this girl and her very weird life.

OK...off to do some laundry, will be back later...in the wee hours of the Night.

hugs and blessings,
peggy



Farmgirl #1326
http://ladyinredsite.blogspot.com

"Leave Your Cares Behind...Join Us On The Porch"

"I'm only as strong as the caffeine I drink, the hair-spray I use and the Girlfriends that I have."

When I was a lonely wallflower, Jesus asked me to dance. Then he asked me to be His!
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tea_lady_tammy
True Blue Farmgirl

1459 Posts

Tammy
NE
USA
1459 Posts

Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  11:08:34 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Lindsey, I am a huge Jane Austen fan...that was a good story you mentioned but I must say Pride and Prejudice is my all time favorite. I call my hubby my "Mr. Darcy"

It is another hot day here..yikes I am glad we have AC tonight i have bible study with the girls and then my granddaughters are coming for a visit tomorrow...those sweet things...

well dryer went off and then off to crochet
love to you all
Tammy

Tea is like being in the stars with God.

Visit my blog~Wings of Joy http://frommyteacup.blogspot.com
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Sugar Girl
True Blue Farmgirl

108 Posts

Pamela Jean
Sugarloaf Ca
USA
108 Posts

Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  2:25:43 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Sitting on the porch reading a back issue of MJF.

Pam

Stand for What's Right!

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ruthie218
True Blue Farmgirl

1187 Posts

Ruthie Ann
Indiana
USA
1187 Posts

Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  4:15:52 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Well Porchies,
Wanted to stop by before I try to go to crochet tonight. Was up early and worked on getting my flower beds under control. Hubby weeded the really tall stuff and I hoed and weeded the short stuff. Then came in for a wonderful shower . We enjoyed a nice lunch of btl's ,raspberry ice tea and fresh veggies. Then I worked on a few projects inside before heading off to take Little One to meet the new dog sitter. I called to rent a cabin at Patoka Lake for the week of 4 of July. I have to work on that Monday so we'll be heading out on Tuesday July 3rd and returning on Saturday the 6th. It will be a great week lots of festivals,flea markets, thirft shopping,campfires and fishing. Oh how much fun this is going to be. Hubby says I can't take my crochet and if thinks thats going to be he's NUTS!!! Hoping to find a place to buy yarn. Last summer I scored a ton of cotton for like 1/2 the price of the regular stores. Off for now . Im going to chaught up on all the post comments later tonight.
Ruthie Ann

http://simpleindianagirl.blogspot.com/

Farmgirl sister#4072
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herblady55
True Blue Farmgirl

3361 Posts

Judy
Louisville Ohio(Stark Co)
USA
3361 Posts

Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  4:16:20 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Peg, you are so funny. Don't let the afghan beat you down girl. lol....oh...and ,what's an air conditioner? Heard of them, but....lol We have 93,sun,humid...but breezy today. Drinking lots...but not hungry these days. Hot summers is Gods way of putting us on a diet after a loooong,overindulging winter. hahahaha I did go out and water the birdies, but staying still for the most part.
I still love Rocket-Pops...when I can find them. I didn't even mind the messy face and tongue after. lol
Lindsey, that book sounds good. Thanks for the tip.
TLTammy,ok I wanna see your Mr Darcy!!! hahahaha
Hey Sugar-Pam, Sounds like a good place to be with a great magazine! *giggle*
Stay cool Gals!


Sister-chick# 905(Sept.14th 2009)
Judy
French-Hugs&Squeezles!
I am not contained between my hat and my boots! -Walt Whitman-
"Why couldn't I have been born Rich instead of So Good Looking?"

Edited by - herblady55 on Jun 19 2012 8:15:17 PM
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Netty
True Blue Farmgirl

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Lynette
Hardy Nebraska
USA
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Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  4:51:51 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hello girls,

Hi to the new girls on the porch. I don't think I have spoke to any of you yet, but I am sure we will. So glad you could join in here, it is so nice to have women that understand you and try to help you out when needed.

Peggy you sounded like you might be feeling a little better today? I sure hope so, I hate to hear when someone is in pain. It is know fun, I know.

For some reason I can't scroll down to reread what everyone said so I am just going to say, I hope you all had a good day today and a better tommorrow.

I have had an exhausting (sp) day today, I think what got me was the wind was blowing really hard and had to fight it all day while I was out and about. It is about time to go sit in my easy chair and relaxe and maybe take a short nap!! Knowing my luck hubby will walk in about the time I drift off. Ha

Everyone have a great evening.

Netty
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darlenelovesart
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darlene
Loleta California
USA
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Posted - Jun 19 2012 :  6:25:11 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi I am new also but sure have enjoyed reading evreything, I tried making a granny square and got bored with the first one, I do better, not much better with chains in crocheting. I get much farther, I like other crafts and needlepoint when I have time for it.
We have had a lot of wind here for the last 4 or 5 days and it is so fierce I lost my patriotic windsock off of my porch. It was my best one and had been hanging there for several years. I hope someone else gets enjoyment out of it because it still was in pretty good shape. Well thank you for letting me share your porch, have a wonderful evening.
darlene

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