Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Altered Tin Swap

I just finished the Altered Treasure Tin Swap hosted by "A Swap for All Seasons"This is the most fun swap I have done in a while!My partner was Kristin at "Signs and Salvage"As you can tell, she "gets me!"Look at all of these pin ups!! WOOHOO!There was a vintage hankie, an altered match book,
vintage dice, a key that is already in my jewelry box for a necklace!Buttons, a little metal bird and even more then I can mention!
There were these cool little file folders that I already have a project in mind for!

AWESOME!! Thank you so much Kristen! I love it all!


Saturday, September 26, 2009

Pink Saturday Again!!

I know I promised pictures of my nephew last post!! Pink will be at the end!!Number 80! He is the second biggest kid on the field!! #80
Every boy has to do the orange in the mouth growl!!
Watching his team mates! JG is the one that takes the kid with the ball down!
See told you Pink would be at the end!! How does she even get the color??? WOW!!
Happy Pink Saturday!!

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Look at my Handsome Men!

Look at my Handsome boys!
Hubby, Kyle and Poppy
Then I jumped in for the fun of it!! Here is a quick little video of fun at the Frolic!

Tomorrow I can show my awesome nephew the footballer!!

Saturday, September 19, 2009

Sorry I have not been around much this week to read your blogs!I have been hard at work volunteering for my sons fall school fair!So today I am sleeping all day!! I will visit soon!
Happy Pink Saturday! Please visit Beverly at How Sweet the Sound for other pink posts!

Monday, September 14, 2009



And it got another one waaaaaaayyyyy too young! We have to beat this THING!!!

"Don't give up! Don't ever give up" quote from Jimmy V!

"Dirty Dancing" is and was one of my favorite movies.

Rest in Peace Patrick....and your family is in my thoughts.


Saturday, September 12, 2009

Good Saturday Morning!!

Sorry Pink Ladies!
I am running a little late with my Pink Saturday post this morning!!
I am down with the sniffles, which considering Kyle started school almost 6 weeks ago now,
is pretty good!!
For this wonderful Pink Saturday I needed some laughs so what better than....
HILDA??? She always makes me smile!Looks like Hilda has some music to share with you all today....in her pink puff slippers!And maybe some veggies from her garden?Uh oh...looks like Hilda is ready for us to leave??

Yup, I'm outta here!! Don't want Hilda to hit me with that slingshot!!

Have a great Pink Saturday, I know Beverly at How Sweet the Sound will be a better hostess than Hilda!!! hahaha!!

Hugs! Jenny

Saturday, September 5, 2009

Pink Saturday!!

Birds of a feather flock together!
Flock on over to How Sweet the Sound for other Pink Saturday posts!

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

100 Books

There is a book meme going on that states that most people have read only 6 of the 100 books listed here. I have placed an * after the ones I have read.
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen *
The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien *
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte *
Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling *
To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee *
The Bible *
Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte *
1984 by George Orwell *
His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens *
Little Women by Louisa M. Alcott *
Tess of the D’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
Complete Works of Shakespeare*
Rebecca by Daphne DuMaurier
The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien *+
Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks
Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger *
The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
Middlemarch by George Eliot
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald*
Bleak House by Charles Dickens *
War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy *
The Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams *
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky *
Grapes of Wrath by Jon Steinbeck *
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll*
The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame *
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy *
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens *
Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis *
Emma by Jane Austen *
Persuasion by Jane Austen
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis *
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin by Louis De Bernieres
Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden *
Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne *
Animal Farm by George Orwell *
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown *
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery*
Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood *
Lord of the Flies by William Golding *
Atonement by Ian McEwan *
Life of Pi by Yann Martel
Dune by Frank Herbert *
Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen *
A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens *
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley *
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night by Mark Haddon
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck *
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov *
The Secret History by Donna Tartt
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas *
On the Road by Jack Kerouac
Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy
Bridget Jone’s Diary by Helen Fielding *
Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie
Moby Dick by Herman Melville *
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens *
Dracula by Bram Stoker *+
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett*
Notes From A Small Island by Bill Bryson
Ulysses by James Joyce *
The Inferno by Dante *
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome
Germinal by Emile Zola
Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray *
Possession by A.S. Byatt
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens *
Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
The Color Purple by Alice Walker *
The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro*
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White *
The Five People You Meet In Heaven by Mitch Albom
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle*
The Faraway Tree Collection by Enid Blyton
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad *
The Little Prince by Antoine De Saint-Exupery *
The Wasp Factory by Ian Banks
Watership Down by Richard Adams
A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
A Town Like Alice by Nevil Shute
The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas *
Hamlet by William Shakespeare *
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl*
Les Miserables by Victor Hugo*
I guess I need to get reading...on top of my volunteering at Kyle's school, working at the shop, working on Jimmy V for next year, working on the 4 swaps I signed up for....yeah, I have time to read!