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Just Bee 'n Me Girls Calendar - November

Here's Sadie, my November Just Bee 'n Me girl. She's a fabulous cook and is blessed with the gift of hospitality. She loves all things vintage and has a great set of vintage Pyrex serving pieces that she loves to use when serving her guests...  Pumpkin pie and hot coffee are ready and waiting!

This …

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Meet "Maggie"!

Meet "Maggie", my October Just Bee 'n Me calendar girl! I'm so happy to finally be moving forward on the Just Bee 'n Me Girls 2013 calendar! I have lots of fun creative girls waiting in the wings for their  calendar debut - I just have to get them from the sketchbook to the computer where they start…

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"Rednesday" - A Sweet Surprise

I wanted to say a BIG "Thank You" to sweet Sue at It's A Very Cherry World for her very kind shout out about my 2011 Calendars!! Sue is the hostess of the very fun, very red "Rednesday" weekly celebration of the color red. This week for Rednesday, she honored veterans for Veteran's Day in a lovely t…

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No Tricks, Just Treats

I have a few treats to share with you, as well as the latest update on our preparations for the big Flea Market next week...

First off, if you need a little sweet treat of non-scary trick-or-treat graphics for last minute crafty projects, take a look at my "No Tricks, Just Treats" clipart kit...

For j…

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Hibernating in Summer

Formula for "Summer Hibernation":
99 degrees and 95% humidity
Yes, it is hot and humid here in the Houston area, and if you're like me, the relentless muggy heat drives you indoors for keeps, and like Winter in parts North, one turns to indoor activities to pass the days.

So, I've been snuggled up at t…

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Illustration Friday: Breakfast

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Food for thought...

Well, it's been forever since I participated in Illustration Friday, and I'm slipping this one in with just a day to spare. When I saw the topic "Breakfast" for this week, I knew I wanted to play along, and I'm glad I was able to. I…

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2011 Bunny Calendar Sneak Peek & Giveaway Announcement

Hello friends!! I am so excited for so many reasons these days...but I'll share two reasons today. First of all, I am very happy to introduce to you my first bunny girl from my upcoming 2011 Scripture Calendar: "Between Us Bunnies" - Kathleen Grace for the month of July!! I approached the design of …

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50 by Fifty: Busy Days

Yep, it's been a busy week to be sure...I blew right past 50 by Fifty "Friday", although, I am happy to report that I am back on track and have lost 2 more pounds this past week for a total of 9.1 pounds in 8 weeks! All I can attribute the loss to is simply sticking with writing down what I eat and …

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Happy, Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving Friends!!

For faith,
I am forever grateful...

I hope you all have a wonderful, peaceful, joyous Thanksgiving holiday!! May the love and grace of God fill your hearts and homes anew, and may gratitude freely flow!

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Hey, it's May!

Just a quick hello to greet the month of May, 2009! Goodness gracious...2009 is almost half over! But what a year it's been so far!

The image above is the design for May from my 2009 Wisdom & Whimsy calendar...it was also the image I chose for the cover...I guess because it's about the most season-…

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No Foolin' - It's Already April!

I am a terrible liar, therefore I am lousy at trying to pull off April Fools jokes or anything like that, so this will just be a quick hello to all of you on this first day of April 2009! I hope the first quarter of the year was a good one for you (yes, no joke, a quarter of the year is *poof*...g…

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March - are you kidding me?

Welcome March...and the Promise of Spring!

Hi y'all! I know I've been really busy and all, but seriously, has 1/6th of 2009 already gone by...? Wow! Well, I guess it's Happy March to all of you!!

I just wanted to post a really quick update on our renovation and move...

We are ALMOST all moved in - tom…

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With Love on Valentine's Day!

Happy Valentine's Day! Hello to all my sweet friends on this lovely Valentine's Day! I just wanted you to know I was thinking of you, wishing I could give each of you a big hug and say... Thank You!thank you for sharing your life and loves, your inspiration and creativity, your ups and dow…

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The "Wisdom & Whimsy" 2009 Scripture Calendar is *finally* Ready!

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Well glory be - the 2009 "Wisdom & Whimsy" calendar is complete! Whew! And whatda know, there's even still a day or two of January left! :o) As with the "My Cup Runneth Over" calendar, I have also made all the W&W calendar designs available as note cards - cute s…

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Blessings for 2009!!

Happy New Year!!

I hope the New Year brings greater joy in your home and greater peace in your heart! May your delight ever be in the Lord, and may you feel His delight for you as never before!

I pray it will be a year of promise, brimming with hope, and overflowing with blessing!
HUGS to each and eve…

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For God so loved the world...

"...that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life." (John 3:16)


The Christmas Story

"And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night.

An angel of the Lord appeared …

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A December to Remember!

Happy December, Y'all!!
It's redundant to say, again, how fast time has flown, so instead I will just say that I am going to try to slowly savor the last little bit of this year - December - Christmas - the most wonderful time of the year!! And yes, it will be a December to remember!
To say that a …

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Welcome November! (just a tad bit late)

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Actually November came right on time, but I'm the one that's late :o) I know I say this every month, but I can scarcely believe that we are so close to the end of 2008 - it has flown by so incredibly fast!
I am actually really happy to see November here already - I…

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Bring on October!

Happy October!

Hi friends! I promise I will share part two of The Hurricane Ike Chronicles in the next day or so (I know you can't wait :o), but I didn't want the first day of October to pass without giving it a proper greeting. I LOVE Fall, as do so many of you as I see from your blogs, so I though…

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Welcome September! (and Happy Labor Day!)

Hi dear friends!

Turned another page of the calendar today...hard to believe! Happy Labor Day to all my pals from the USA...and happy September to you all!!! It's been very nice to have the long weekend... I don't have an update from the folks in Louisiana yet...just as soon as I do, I'll post about …

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