Smitten on Saturday



Just wanted to stop in on this rainy day and let you all know how much I am enjoying my new espresso cup this morning ūüôā

I only know two people who would sit down and have a cup of espresso with me (it’s not for the faint of heart, and stomach, especially when I attempt to make it), so I only bought two… but I just love them!

Did everyone finish cleaning out their fridges? ¬†This weeks goal is to accomplish a few items out of your sewing pile. ¬†Whether it be hemming that pair of pants or maybe just finishing that one project you may have started over a year ago but haven’t gotten back around to yet.

What will your sewing/mending project be?

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The 2nd TO-DO List

Happy New Year Everyone!

I have a not so secret confession…. I’m a list maker, for everything from groceries and meals to projects and bucket lists. ¬†I have sub-list on my to-do list AND a back up list. ¬†Let’s talk about that back up list. ¬†For me, it’s the list of thing that need to eventually get done after I finish the daily/ more important things on the starter list. ¬†Now, they will never really actually get done because, let’s face it, I’m not nearly as fast as I think I am. ¬†On to my New Year’s resolutions!

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Ok way behind on updating, and at this point I’m not sure if I’ll catch up before we leave. ¬†Yep, that’s right an end date is in sight!

This is Sitges Spain…

Sitges 1

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Park Guell


While in Barcelona, we had a picnic in the beautiful Park Guell.  Unfortunately, once we starting walking around on the paths I forgot to pull out the camera till the end.  The first three are views from the bench where we ate lunch.


Park Guell 2



Park Guell 1

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Beautiful Barcelona


Beautiful Barcelona!!!  Please excuse some of these pictures since most for the next few post were taken from the top of a moving bus.  The good news is that the tops of the buildings were beautiful!

Barcelona 2

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