Monday, February 6, 2017

Happy Homemaker Monday ~ 2/6/17


 
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This was a fairly good week!  I got a lot accomplished and finally made the trip to the chiropractor for my neck.  It bothered me for a few days after getting adjusted but is feeling MUCH better.  Now for this week!
 
The weather outside is::::

It is actually fairly nice outside today.  We had low temperatures for a few days but then yesterday we had a high of 45F!  It was quite refreshing and almost all the snow has melted. 
 


On my breakfast plate:
 
Cheerios
  
As I look around the house::::
 
I see that things are relatively quiet.  The girls are at school and Doug is working the daylight shift this week.  I hope to get some things done :)

On today's to do list::::


Exercise
Bible reading
Blog writing/visiting
Crochet
Laken's Cheer for the Boys Basketball game

 
Happening this week::::
 
Monday....February BAMCAL, Cheer
Tuesday...  Clean, laundry, Cheer.
Wednesday... Menu and Grocery List, Schedule for next week, Prayer Meeting.
Thursday... Bills, Groceries, Cheer.
Friday....Laundry, DATE NIGHT!!!!
Saturday....Weight Watchers Meeting.

Currently reading::::

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I've read all three of Sarah E. Ladd's previous novels and LOVED them!  This is her newest book in a new series called "Treasures of Surrey".  I can't wait to sit down and get lost in this one :)
 
On the TV::::

Super Bowl

Murder She Baked:  Plum Pudding
Murder She Baked:  Peach Cobbler

 Food Network

 
On the Radio:::

This week for Songs on Sunday, I featured "Forgiven" by Crowder.
 
On the menu this week::::

Monday - Pork Chops, Fried Potatoes, Broccoli, Graphes
Tuesday - Grilled Cheese, Tomato Soup
Wednesday -  Sloppy Joes, 1-2-3-4 Mac-n-cheese, peas, apples
Thursday - Lasagna, garlic bread, green beans, oranges
Friday -  Breadstick with cheese, marina sauce
Saturday - Bacon, Eggs, toast
Sunday - Dinner at Church


What I am creating at the moment::::

I finally got around to taking pictures of my Attic 24 Moorland inspired Cosy Stripe Afghan.

I still don't have the ends tied in, but other than that it is finished!


My husband saw it as I was working on it and made a claim.  I was a bit surprised that he liked it as much as he does because of the purple.


I really enjoyed this pattern and will be making another one very soon!


 

From the Camera:::
 
 
 I joined a Valentine's swap and received my package on Saturday!  So exciting :)
 
Prayers, Inspirational Quotes or Devotionals::::

9 comments:

  1. Another great book recommendation! I love swaps - I really need to be on the lookout more for them. What channel shows Murder She Baked? Have fun on Date Night!

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    1. Hallmark Movies and Mysteries and they are really fun to watch :)

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  2. Gorgeous afghans! And I love grilled cheese and tomato soup. Reminds me of childhood favorites.

    I love those Murder She Baked mysteries.

    Enjoy your week, and here are MY WEEKLY UPDATES

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  3. What a lovely swap package! Your blanket is wonderful, no wonder your husband has claimed it, which is lovely, but a shame you will not be snuggling under it yourself - perhaps he will share!

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  4. That little Valentine house is so cute. I really need to be brave and just join in on one of these swaps, they always look like so much fun.
    Glad your neck is feeling better. Hope you have a wonderful week!

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    1. I'm hosting a Favorite Color Swap! You should join in! They are so much fun :)

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  5. I love the colours in the Moorland blanket - I was seriously tempted to start one myself but I'm still working on the ripple blanket so it has to wait!!

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  6. What a fun blanket! Love the mix of the two stitches - I have a project in progress with a similar look. I feel for you on weaving in all those ends! But definitely worth it in the end.
    I am running a year long Granny-Spiration Challenge, and would love if you came and linked up with us :) There’s also a yarn giveaway going on right now. It can be found here: http://eyeloveknots.blogspot.com/2017/02/chunky-like-preemie-granny-square.html
    Alexandra of EyeLoveKnots

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  7. Your afghan is beautiful! The meals you have planned for the week sound delicious.

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