Tuesday, December 31, 2013

december 31



Happy New Year's Eve!
Have a safe and happy celebration!

Monday, December 30, 2013

december 30



Bob, the red eared slider

Saturday, December 28, 2013

Friday, December 27, 2013

december 27



headed to a Hayes Carll / JD McPherson concert at Cain's Ballroom

Thursday, December 26, 2013

december 26



colorful dice for bunco night!

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

december 25



our Merry Christmas dinner ~
steaks on the grill
cheesy potatoes
fresh carrots
grand marnier cranberry sauce
sopapilla cheesecake

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

december 24


birds on ice covered tree branches this morning


ice sparkling tree branches against a sunny blue sky this afternoon

Monday, December 23, 2013

Sunday, December 22, 2013

december 22



ice covered pecan tree

Saturday, December 21, 2013

december 21



Happy Winter Solstice!

ice on the chimenea

Friday, December 20, 2013

Monday, December 16, 2013

Sunday, December 15, 2013

december 15



a recipe of sugar cookies to share this holiday season

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

december 11



My husband clearing the driveway after an overnight snowfall; it was a light and powdery snow; so he used the push broom instead of the snow shovel.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

december 10





a squirrel on the fence yesterday afternoon; and a view from the dining room this bright and cold morning

Monday, December 9, 2013

december 9



a zippered 18"-square pillow cover ~ perfect for the Christmas season!

Sunday, December 8, 2013

Saturday, December 7, 2013

december 7





winter design wine glasses

Friday, December 6, 2013

december 6



vintage pressed glass cake stand

Thursday, December 5, 2013

december 5





decorating for the Christmas holiday

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

december 4



a fun afternoon at our annual bunco Christmas party

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Monday, December 2, 2013

december 2



late autumn sunset

Sunday, December 1, 2013

december 1



downtown window display

This reminds me of the silver Christmas tree my family had.  My mom decorated it each year with blue ornaments.

Saturday, November 30, 2013

november 30



Celebrating 'Small Business Saturday' by shopping local and having lunch at our favorite Mexican restaurant.

Friday, November 29, 2013

november 29



Fred and Bob basking in the sun

Thursday, November 28, 2013

november 28



Happy Thanksgiving!

Sunday, November 24, 2013

november 24



sitting in traffic on 169 north

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Friday, November 22, 2013

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

november 19



granny smith apples

Monday, November 18, 2013

november 18



squirrel nests in the pecan trees

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Saturday, November 16, 2013

november 16



Flash Beagle and a pile of leaves

Friday, November 15, 2013

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

november 12



vintage sign ~ Barnsdall, Oklahoma

Monday, November 11, 2013

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Friday, November 8, 2013

november 8



Center Theatre of Vinita
124 S. Wilson Street

Thursday, November 7, 2013