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Old 05-14-2010, 09:23 AM   #1
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Your weekend~

i am making stock. neatly compiling recipes jotted into my notebooks while the stock cooks.
other than that.....
a movie &/or reading.


i believe that life would not be complete sans comfy 'ol tee-shirts, the Golden Girls, and the color pink
& rock on, PITTSBURGH-
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Old 05-14-2010, 10:28 AM   #2
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Cooking for all my sibs who are in town to clean out Mom's house. Ugh. Last night was just us and my brother and his wife so we did striploin, baby new potatoes, grilled zucchini and mushrooms, spring greens and just ice cream for dessert.

Tonight is a HUGE ham, cheesy scalloped potatoes, steamed green beans (or the last of my yellow ones if I feel generous), Joe's coleslaw and a LOT of wine and assorted other booze items for dessert. LOL! There will be 3 more sisters and one niece added to the mix tonight.

Saturday is likely going to be take out as we will all be too tired to move.

Sunday, turkey dinner with all the fixin's!

And thats MY weekend.

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Old 05-14-2010, 11:26 AM   #3
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I'm working on my brick oven this weekend. I'm hoping to cap the dome by next weekend.
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Old 05-14-2010, 02:19 PM   #4
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want to make sugar cookies dipped in chocolate. have had the wilton choco. melter since before christmas and would like to use.

sewing for my bedroom.

two movies to watch. gonna cancel my netflex. never have much time to watch em.

sewing for great granddaughter. a nap blankie for preschool. yep, still haven't done it.
"life isn't about how to survive the storm but how to dance in the rain"
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Old 05-14-2010, 02:44 PM   #5
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Swimming with my son, bath, dip & manicure for my puppy Peanut, start a batch of chili (some for dinner & some for the freezer), and more swimming with my son. Possible make a run to Blockbuster to rent a movie or two.
Finally things have started clicking for me, my knees, my elbows, my back, etc...
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Old 05-14-2010, 04:56 PM   #6
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Sneezing. We're all sick with colds and sore throats.
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Old 05-14-2010, 06:51 PM   #7
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painting, rototilling and planting

we are in the final stages of painting the exterior of the house

we hope by Sunday morning, it will be dry enough to get the rototiller into the garden; need to plant some annual flowers from seed and set in the star of the velds, plant the potatoes and sweet potatoes and maybe set in the tomatoes and basil.
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Old 05-14-2010, 07:12 PM   #8
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Weeding and mulching the front yard planting beds, building the beds & trellises for and planting the grape vines, planting the rest of the veggie garden, planting the 2 lilac bushes I saved from certain demise and potting up the last flowers Oh.. and grocery shopping for next week. phew. i think I need to go to bed.... I'm tired already...
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Old 05-14-2010, 08:49 PM   #9
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I'll be inside all weekend at an interpreter conference. Today the meeting room was so cold some of the participants went to their hotel rooms on break and came back with the blankets off the beds!
I could give up chocolate but I'm no quitter!
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Old 05-14-2010, 10:11 PM   #10
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Packing and getting ready to go to Hotlanta!!! Here I come, a week of pure pleasure with my fabulous sis-in-law,,, (for all you football guys out there my sis-in-law is Ditkas daughter and she knows fun) We have a fabulous week planned... So that will be my weekend..

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