Sunday, July 31, 2016

August 1st... Happy Homemaker Monday!

 I have no excuse for my lack of posts these past few weeks.
What I can report is that I missed you and I missed stamping!
Let's Get Together!
SAVE THE DATE: STAMP CAMP is coming October 8th, 2016

The weather outside is::::
A lil' warm, so get your gardening done early,
do crafting instead if you can and enjoy the weather!
   
On the breakfast plate this morning::::
Johnny's Donuts w/Mr. Matt
He is now assigned to Dublin Police Services,
so I see many more Monday donut days ahead!
Cops like their donuts and so do the Sakamoto Sisters!

As I look outside my window:::
I see neighbors getting ready for
National Night Out...
Do you celebrate?

Right now I am::::
Cleaning out my inbox.
Boy, it is full!

As I look around the house::::
I begin to see things I do not really need.
Donation time!

On today's to do list::::
Some crafting,
the pool 
A long walk, 
Some club work &
Juniorettes!

Currently reading::::
My Study Bible.
Random flipping...
Prayers...
and
Inspiration!
  
On the TV today::::
Maybe some soaps, maybe some drama, maybe nada!

On the menu this week::::
Monday - Casper Dogs for lunch, Pasta Sauce tonight 
Tuesday -  Shrimp & Chicken Taco Tuesday 
Wednesday - Leftovers
Thursday - Pasta Night
Friday - Chinese.. Farruggia Family Fun Night
Saturday -  Potato & Ham Soup and crusty Homemade Bread
Sunday - BBQ Tri-Tip
   
What I am creating at the moment::::
Thank You Cards
Birthday Cards
Card Samples from the New Holiday Catty
And gifts

Family Agenda:::: 
Monday - Sakamoto Sisters, Guitar Lessons,  In-Laws here for Dinner!
Tuesday - Sakamoto Sisters, National Night Out
Wednesday -  Sakamoto Sister's, Crafty Time
Thursday -  DSRWC Board Meeting, MDD planning
Friday - getting organized
Saturday - Crafty meeting of the minds for STAMP CAMP!
Sunday - Sumer Social for DSRWC & Concert in the Park


  

Mimi's Challenge:
Due to me September 1st:
Back to School Themed

Must include at least one SU product

(Past or Present)

Include a post it note with the recipe!



Favorite photo's from the camera::::

Prayers, Inspirational Quotes or Devotionals::::
13 Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand firm.
Ephesians 6:13 

~I am ever so grateful for the Lord's never ending love~
Quote copied and pasted from the Sanders Family Website!

Love Ya!
Cary
XXXOOO
A huge shout out to the blogger that inspired me to do these weekly posts:
Happy Homemaker Monday Blog

Monday, July 11, 2016

Happy Homemaker July 11, 2016

This past week was a whirlwind.
I wanted to share one of Jeanne Murchie's
AKA: Mimi
yummiest & easiest recipes:
Pineapple Cake
Mix one box Angelfood cake with one can crushed pineapple!
Pour into a greased pan, bake for 35 minutes at 350 degrees.
Enjoy!
(the juices make the sweetest cake...
we used whipping cream to make it extra special!

The weather outside is::::
Warm here in San Ramon.
Do not forget your sunscreen!
   
On the breakfast plate this morning::::
Johnny's Donuts w/Mr. Matt

As I look outside my window:::
I begin to think we need more plants and flowers...
Off to the garden shop!

Right now I am::::
Addressing a few more cards in the 65 
#imbringingbirthdaysback
Personal challenge!

As I look around the house::::
I begin to see things I do not really need.

On today's to do list::::
Some crafting,
Party Prep,
the pool 
A long walk, 
Some club work &
Juniorettes!

Currently reading::::
My Study Bible.
Random flipping...
Prayers...
and
Inspiration!
  
On the TV today::::
Maybe some soaps, maybe some drama, maybe nada!

On the menu this week::::
Monday - Casper Dogs
Tuesday -  Taco Tuesday 
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday - Chinese.. Farruggia Family Fun Night
Saturday -  Burgers
Sunday - Meatloaf
   
What I am creating at the moment::::
Thank You Cards
Birthday Cards
Graduation Cards
Card Samples from the New Catty
And gifts

Family Agenda:::: 
Monday - Sakamoto Sisters, Guitar Lessons,  Juniorettes
Tuesday - Sakamoto Sisters, Meeting
Wednesday -  Sakamoto Sister's, 
Thursday -  CFWC 
Friday - CFWC Board Meeting, Ontario
Saturday - CFWC
Sunday - After some time with Sally, I head home!


  

Mimi's Challenge:
Due to me August 1st:
Masculine Birthday Themed

Must include at least one SU product

(Past or Present)

Include a post it note with the recipe!



Favorite photo's from the camera::::

Day one of Christmas In July
Everyone loves a snowman!

Caught ya with your eyes closed Kathy...
& you smiled for two hours
& it refueled my love for SU & my soul!
Teddy Bear Chirstmas... AKA: Stampin'  Picnic!
Kathy Jo, you know there was a tool to cut that out on the big shot station? LOL!
After the party we received a lesson in coloring with pens & pencils!

Christmas in July... Day 2!
Anna & Michelle love three step stampin'
that bear is adorable!
Results... project #1
Results Project #2!


Prayers, Inspirational Quotes or Devotionals::::
17 Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change. [1] 18 Of his own will he brought us forth by the word of truth, that we should be a kind of firstfruits of his creatures.
James 1:17-18

~I am ever so grateful for the Lord's never ending love~
Quote copied and pasted from the Sanders Family Website!

Love Ya!
Cary
XXXOOO
A huge shout out to the blogger that inspired me to do these weekly posts:
Happy Homemaker Monday Blog

Monday, July 4, 2016

Happy Homemaker July 4th, 2016


The weather outside is::::
Blue skies & party worthy!
   
On the breakfast plate this morning::::
Coffee & Muffins

As I look outside my window:::
The dogs are awaiting a walk,
going to walk them all day to poop them out
so the fireworks do not bother them tonight!
Right now I am::::
Done with my GFWC Dublin/San Ramon Women's Club Newsletter,
Almost finished with my macaroni salad for tonight,
Working on my mothers birthday card.
Ordering a gift to mail her way!

As I look around the house::::
Its pretty clean,
It seems so much cleaner before all the people wake up!

On today's to do list::::
Some crafting,
Party Prep,
the pool 
A long walk, 
Some club work &
Christmas in July completion!

Currently reading::::
My Study Bible.
Random flipping...
Prayers...
and
Inspiration!
  
On the TV today::::
Maybe the fireworks...
probably not a darn thing!
Too much to do and see!

On the menu this week::::
Monday - Casper Dogs
Tuesday -  Taco Tuesday 
Wednesday - Panonis & fruit salad
Thursday - Mushroom Ravioli
Friday - Chinese.. Farruggia Family Fun Night
Saturday -  BBQ
Sunday - roast chicken & veggies
   
What I am creating at the moment::::
Thank You Cards
Birthday Cards
Graduation Cards
Card Samples from the New Catty
And gifts

Family Agenda:::: 
Monday - Sakamoto Sisters, Guitar Lessons
Tuesday - Sakamoto Sisters, Meeting
Wednesday -  Sakamoto Sister's, Gymnastics, Meetings
Thursday -  GFWC Mount Diablo District Executive Board Meeting
Friday - Christmas In July Prep
Saturday -Christmas in July @ Jeanne's AKA: Mimi's House
Sunday - Christmas In July at home!



CARD YOU SHOULD CASE:
  This is a card that Lorraine made for Marie's Birthday!

I switched up colors and made this one.
It uses the new Confetti Celebration Stamp Set.
Supplies used:
Flirty Flamingo Cardstock & Ink,
Memento Black,
Blushing Bride Sequin Trim,
Basic Black Baker's Twine,
Lucky Stars Embossing Folder,
21/4" & 2" Circle Punches
& Dimensionals.

Mimi's Challenge:
Due to me August 1st:
Masculine Birthday Themed

Must include at least one SU product

(Past or Present)

Include a post it note with the recipe!



Favorite photo's from the camera::::

Max and his hot dog!

Prayers, Inspirational Quotes or Devotionals::::
A slack hand causes poverty,
but the hand of the diligent makes rich.
He who gathers in summer is a prudent son,
but he who sleeps in harvest is a son who brings shame.

Proverbs 10:4-5

~I am ever so grateful for the Lord's never ending love~
Quote copied and pasted from the Sanders Family Website!

Love Ya!
Cary
XXXOOO
A huge shout out to the blogger that inspired me to do these weekly posts:
Happy Homemaker Monday Blog