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The weather outside is::::
Very cool nights and lovely bright days...today's high will be
66 degrees, lows 42.
On the breakfast plate this morning::::
As is my usual blessing from my dearest, my morning coffee and fruited yogurt cup. I have that rather early each morning, so by mid morning I usually add a bit of something.. today it is a boiled egg and toast.
As I look outside my window:::
The leaves are coming down and it is time to begin raking... BAH!!!
Right now I am::::
I am trying to get in the Christmas mood... working on Christmas stuff... so Im listening to Pandora. .. my Piano Guys
Actually, I can listen to Christmas music all year long!!!!
As I look around the house::::
The dining room table is loaded with Christmas gifts I've been wrapping..I want to start my Christmas cards this week... I have definite reasons why I am way ahead of schedule...you know when you children have dual families to consider.. parents must fall in line with children's plans... which is great... I am so blessed to have such wonderful children and grands!
On today's to do list::::
Laundry....bed linens, towels, my colors
Hardwood floors..... mopped
Bedroom.... change linens and wash
Happening this week::::
Hubs to doctor for checkup
Corporate prayer event later today
Prayer gals coffee and celebration
Friends celebrating a late birthday dinner for hubs
Potluck meal with cousins
Faithing Faith by Denise Hunter
"Set in the high-pressure world of a Chicago television newsroom, author Denise Hunter brings to life a story of intrigue and integrity, of secrets divulged and promises kept."
Another great Scripture learning tool:
On the TV today::::
Im not into too much tv lately... I did enjoy last night's weekly installment of Poldark
On the menu this week::::
Monday - grilled cheese sandwiches
Tuesday - Chef salad and baked potatoes
Wednesday - pork chops, peas, and rice
Thursday - Barbecue
Friday - pot luck
What I am creating at the moment::::
Matching aprons for daughter and her three year old
New recipe I tried or want to try this week::::
Libby's Easy Pumpkin Crumb Cake
1 can (30 oz.) Libby's Pumpkin pie mix
2/3 cup (5 fl.-oz. can) evaporated milk
2 large eggs, slightly beaten
1 pkg. (18.25 oz.) yellow or spice cake mix
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, melted
1/2 cup chopped pecans or walnuts
Whipped topping (optional)
PREHEAT oven to 350° F. Grease 13 x 9-inch baking pan.
COMBINE pumpkin pie mix, evaporated milk and eggs in large bowl. Pour into prepared pan.
COMBINE cake mix, melted butter and nuts in large bowl until crumbly (clean hands may be used). Sprinkle over filling.
BAKE for 50 to 55 minutes or until golden brown on top. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Cut into bars. Top each serving with whipped topping, if desired.
Favorite photo from the camera::::
Our lil ballerina at practice!
Prayers, Inspirational Quotes or Devotionals::::
6 He only is my rock and my salvation;
He is my defense;
I shall not be moved.
7 In God is my salvation and my glory;
The rock of my strength,
And my refuge, is in God.