Monthly Archives: February 2015

I Made Another Jewelry Set

When Al and I went to Jo-Ann I picked out 5 strands of speciality beads, 2 mostly red and 3 mostly black.  Since I used one of the black ones for my first try at jewelry making, I thought that this time I would … Continue reading

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Three Shades of Gray on my Fingernails

I didn’t read the books, and I’m not going to see the movie, but I have been looking at these polishes ever since they were announced last year.  I love gray nail polish, and I didn’t have anything similar to … Continue reading

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Early Spring Flowers in my Garden

While we don’t have the cold snowy winter weather here in the central valley of California, it has been cold (for us), damp, and foggy here this winter.  The sun finally came out for a few days last week, and … Continue reading

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Saving my Manicure with Black French Tips

I didn’t have a lot of time, so I painted my nails all one color – OPI Uh-Oh Roll Down The Window.  I really like this dark, military green, and I was planning to wear a skirt that had a … Continue reading

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Chicken, Sweet Potato, and Kale Soup

I saw this soup on Gina’s Skinny Recipes and immediately thought that we would like it.  Al and I love both kale and sweet potatoes, and with 2 chicken breasts, it would have plenty of meat for Al.  I changed … Continue reading

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Purple and Green Art Deco on my Fingernails

I go back and forth about whether or not I’m tired of winter.  It doesn’t take very many dark, foggy days to make me really ready for spring.  But then the fog lifts and the sun comes out, and it’s … Continue reading

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Sausage and Fig Pizza with Garlic Sauce

I love pizza, I would eat it every day if I could, and I love to make pizza at home.  So I’m always on the lookout for good pizza recipes.  This one called for fresh figs, but they are in season … Continue reading

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