Showers and the Amazon

Thanks to all who made comments on my blog this month!!! It was a another great month and I am happy to announce that I will be making a great donation to Operation Shower as promised!  During May I got a total of 456 comments on my blog and 24 on my Facebook page on my posts so I will be making a $240 donation to them by buying things on their Babies R Us registry and having them shipped to them!!!  Shopping is going to be fun!!!!  So thanks to all of you for this wonderful gift that we are … [Read more...]

Pet Celebrities!

You can find anything on the internet.  You can especially find anything on Etsy.  I have extolled the wonders of Etsy before and have shared with you all of the wonderful shops that I have found --especially on this post.  Well, wonder of all wonders--I found yet another shop to add to my favorites and add something to my wish list.  I am telling you all so you can all start working on it .... The shop is called Pet Celebrities and is GENIUS, in my humble opinion.   For $250 the artist will … [Read more...]


Memorial Day is more than cookouts and the start of summer.  We love this weekend because that is what it is for many of us.  There is absolutely nothing wrong with that---I am all for steaks on the grill, potato salad and some patriotic dessert featuring strawberries and blueberries in the shape of the flag.  But honestly, it is so much more. I read a little article the other day in USA Today that I strongly would recommend you hop over to read.  The article, This Memorial Day, Show Military … [Read more...]

Showers of Comments

You are all so wonderful!  I have the best bloggy friends in the world and I am so excited to report that for the April Comments for a Cause I received 402 comments on my blog ( I also include any comments made on my Facebook page on those posts) so that means that I will be making a donation of  $201.00 to Ada First United Methodist Church for their rebuilding project after the devastating fire that destroyed their building.   If you missed the post about it you can read all about it here.  I … [Read more...]