Monday, January 16, 2017

Happy Homemaker Monday ~ 1/16/17


 
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The weather outside is::::


It was a bit icy this weekend but the weather has warmed up a bit and is actually quite nice right now.
 


On my breakfast plate:
 
Smart Ones Canadian Ham, Egg and Cheese Muffin
  
As I look around the house::::
 
Kids!  Lots of kids!

My girls have off for MLK Jr. Day and Kaylee's friend Bree has come to stay for the long weekend.  I love having my girls at home :)

On today's to do list::::

"31 Verses" - Verse 3.
Exercise.
Bible reading.
Crochet

 
Happening this week::::
 
Monday....Entertain the girls, "31 Verses"
Tuesday...  Clean, laundry.
Wednesday... Menu and Grocery List, Schedule for next week.
Thursday....Groceries.
Friday....Laundry.
Saturday....Weight Watchers Meeting.

Currently reading::::

33443

I've gotten the cozy mystery bug after watching a few on Hallmark.  I have a few more cozies coming to me in the mail from paperbackswap.com.  I'm really enjoying this one so far :)

 
On the TV::::

Magnificent Seven
Secret Life of Pets
Steelers Vs. Kansas City

 
On the Radio:::

This week for Songs on Sunday, I featured "What a Beautiful Name" by Hillsong.
 
On the menu this week::::

Monday - Meatballs, Mashed Potatoes, Corn, Apples
Tuesday - Spaghetti, garlic bread, broccoli, grapes
Wednesday -  Pork Chops, fried potatoes, peas, oranges
Thursday - Chicken and rice, green beans, peaches
Friday - Pizza
Saturday - Bacon, eggs, toast
Sunday - Dinner at Church


What I am creating at the moment::::

The 6" block for the Ravelry 2017 BAMCAL is the Efflorescent Window.
 

It was a fun little square to make even though the pattern was a bit hard to follow.

I even learned a new stitch:  the quadruple front post crochet!

 
 
 
I also started a Cosy Stripe Afghan by Attic24 in Moorland inspired colors.  More on that at a later date :)

From the Camera:::
 


 
Prayers, Inspirational Quotes or Devotionals::::

"So Jesus was saying to those Jews who had believed Him, “If you continue in My word, then you are truly disciples of Mine; and you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free."

John 8:31-32
(NASB)

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13 comments:

  1. This whole post was so cozy! I love cozy mysteries and you inspired me to add "make a menu plan" to this Monday's list!

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  2. Nice week in review! I miss my homemaker days! Today is a rare day where I'm going to be able to stay in almost the whole day!

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  3. I love Joanne Fluke's books .. and cozies in general.

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  4. Loved your post, so many new ideas!

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  5. Looks like a lot of us are menu planning this week :) Love your crochet block, I have never done a quadruple front post crochet stitch, I've done a treble but never the quadruple, that sounds like fun to try.

    Have a fantastic week :)

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  6. The ice is supposed to be coming here today. We let out school early in anticipation. You can see my week here. Happy reading!

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  7. That book looks interesting! Your menu for the week sounds yummy! Have a great week!

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  8. I'm not a huge mystery fan but I am certainly intrigued by that title. Hope you have a wonderful week!

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  9. Hope you have a good week and that you enjoy the cookie mystery book, I hope you will do a review because I am intrigued!

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  10. Is that the new Magnificent Seven? We went to see it at the movies - it was pretty good. I've heard of Joanne Fluke but not read any of her books; I'll have to check them out.

    Have a great week!

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  11. Oh I've been seriously tempted by the Moorland blanket - it's so pretty! But then I remind myself that my cottage ripple isn't finished either so we have to have a few priorities!!

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  12. interesting post. thanks for the inspiration.

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