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Monday we had bought wallpaper and last night after Mike got back from work and we had finished up supper, he decided to get it over with quickly. The new bedspread and side tables really helped the room but I still wasn't a fan of the floral wallpaper. So with much less arguing and raised [...]


It’s Christmas Time! ๐ŸŽ„โค๏ธ๐ŸŽ

Thursday 24th - It was a busy day! Rooms cleaned and straightened up while brownie baked in the oven. Branches found outside for some christmasy decorations and a plan for supper began. Finally got a moment to catch up via FaceTime with my good friend Mel! ๐Ÿ˜„ We havenโ€™t had a chance to talk up [...]

A Little Bit Of This And A Little Bit Of That

Monday 20th - Woke up and did a little house cleaning before enjoying a late breakfast of brown sugar and cinnamon toast accompanied by hot chocolate. I joined "Letters Art Collective" which signs you up with another member and you then have to send each other a hand crafted card.    So my creativity came [...]

Visiting Away The Weekend

Saturday 19th - Saturday morning came earlier for some than others... I got up and ready for the day ahead and then eventually I had to wake up Mike so we could head to Doesburg. We checked out a few stores before heading over to Jilgerts for a visit. Jilgert and Mike have been friends [...]

Jem Moment ๐Ÿ˜›๐Ÿ˜

Bread. Good bread should always be acknowledged. Sarah was a darling and surprised me on Sunday with the bread from Germany that I have fallen in love with. Cheese. Poppy seeds. Sesame seeds. Moist. Almost a croissant like texture. ย Over all, simply delectable. Thank you Sarah! ๐Ÿ˜„  

Belgium? Been There Done That ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช

Thursday 17th - We left the house at 6:30 and started the drive to Belgium... Mike said the drive was only a couple of hours the day before, but I think it was closer to a couple, times two ๐Ÿ˜ I slept until we got into Belgium and once there, Mike dropped off a package [...]