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My Baby Just Turned 25!

My Baby Just Turned 25!

This month my beautiful child turned 25. Here are some pictures of my baby through the years (birth, 8, 10, 13, 18, 21, 25). I love you so much sweetheart. We all went to the Denver Botanical Gardens to celebrate. It was nice, a bit hot. We loved the flowers, […]

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Happy Thanksgiving – 2023

Happy Thanksgiving – 2023

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. As always we went to visit Dan’s family in Delta Colorado. We had a wonderful time, I love seeing my great nieces. Here are just a few pictures of our visit. The first row is Emeri and her Mommy, Daddy, Grandma, and Great […]

by × November 26, 2023 × 0 comments

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Visiting with Momma

Visiting with Momma

I went to visit my momma this month. She’s been going through a rough time, and I just wanted to see her. She has such a beautiful smile. I’m so glad I took the time to see her. I also got to see my sister Sherry and Joanne as well […]

by × November 6, 2023 × 0 comments

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Visit from My Cousin

Visit from My Cousin

A few years ago, we had a family reunion, and I was able to meet my cousins that I’ve either never met or haven’t seen in 50 years. Over the last few years, we’ve gotten to know each other even more, and it’s been a wonderful experience. Recently one of […]

by × September 1, 2023 × 2 comments

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The Beauty of Westcliffe

The Beauty of Westcliffe

We went to Westcliffe several times this month, and I wanted to post a few pictures of some of our activities. First, I have to show you our beautiful sunrise and of course our hummingbirds. They are so much fun to watch. It’s been a bit chilly and raining so […]

by × June 28, 2023 × 0 comments

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Fused Glass Presents

Fused Glass Presents

In April’s DYK I wrote about my love for the special women in my life. For Mother Day I made presents for my Mom and Mother-in-law. Here is the present I made for my mom. It’s a Fused Glass flower vase and to make it really special I added a […]

by × May 20, 2023 × 0 comments

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Presents for my new Grandniece

Presents for my new Grandniece

Last year I made presents for my grandniece Ryan. I screen-printed bibs and a glass sconce. My niece, Kaci, just had a beautiful little girl – Emeri. She’s such a cutie so I made her some bibs too. It’s a different type of bib, much easier to screen-print on. I […]

by × May 6, 2023 × 0 comments

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Views of Westcliffe

Views of Westcliffe

*I screwed up – sometimes when I have a similar post I duplicate it and use it as a base. I wrote a post about the beauty of Westcliffe but instead of duplicating it I “updated it”. Which means this post overwrote by beauty of Westcliffe from April. So, it […]

by × April 9, 2023 × 0 comments

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Happy Thanksgiving – 2022

Happy Thanksgiving – 2022

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. I love Thanksgiving because it’s focused on family. We always go visit Dan’s family in Delta Colorado. Even though Sky wasn’t with us we did have an addition to the family, Ryan. Isn’t she adorable? We had a fabulous time, I love spending […]

by × November 27, 2022 × 0 comments

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Retirement Gifts for My Nephew

Retirement Gifts for My Nephew

My nephew, Rocky, just retired from the Air Force. He served 22 years just as I did. I’m so proud of him and I wanted to create something to commemorate his retirement. I created custom screen prints and then created this beautiful iridized white sconce. It’s kind of perfect timing […]

by × November 5, 2022 × 0 comments

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My Family Reunion

My Family Reunion

In 2019 before covid we had a fabulous family reunion. My mom is in a nursing facility, so we try to have them every two years at most. Here are some of my pictures. The far right are my brothers and sisters with my momma (7 out of 10 isn’t […]

by × October 2, 2022 × 0 comments

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Summer in Westcliffe

Summer in Westcliffe

I love flowers and one of my favorite things about Westcliffe and Colorado as a whole is the wildflowers. We went to Westcliffe last month and even though it’s toward the end of summer the flowers are still around, especially amazing sunflowers. Here are some pictures of one of my […]

by × September 9, 2022 × 0 comments

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Westcliffe Wildflowers

Westcliffe Wildflowers

It’s that time again, I so love the wildflowers of Colorado. The interesting thing about Westcliffe is that every time we go there are different flowers, and I love them all. I also have to take several pictures of each flower. This first group of flowers are from the side […]

by × August 4, 2022 × 0 comments

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Red Rock Concert – Josh Groban

Red Rock Concert – Josh Groban

This month my husband and I went to a Josh Groban concert at Red Rocks. Josh Groban has the most amazing voice, and his songs are so uplifting. My husband and I have loved Josh since 2002. The first time we heard him was in Japan, we went to Tama […]

by × July 26, 2022 × 2 comments