Postcards from the edge

So I turned some of our vacation photos into a fabric pattern for a vintage postcard competition at Spoonflower.com. I added various filters to my photos until I got the desired effect of making them look like old fashioned postcards. I was very happy with the final result. I ordered some fabric so I can…

Rain, Rain, Rain, Rain, and more Rain

I cannot say this will be very exciting or very lengthy but I am so darn wiped tonight. Today has been blechhhh. Yesterday I was wandering around to various stores and I was out past lunch time. Now I usually just come home and eat from the same small list of things that I have…

The Sakura does not suck.

So as promised, I did go out and move my fat ass, and I went for that walk that I really needed. I only managed 3/4 of a mile, but it was better than nothing. I did see a few trees already covered in cherry blossoms. It is weird that they are blooming pretty early…

Get your motor running…I hope it happens soon

Firstly, Happy Belated Valentines Day. We just stayed home last night because you know….We are getting old and we have been married for almost 19 years. We are going out to dinner tomorrow night. Below are the beautiful roses that lovie brought home. I always had a tradition on getting him See’s candy for Valentine’s…

Another week I guess

I cannot believe it is a week since we all traipsed down to the sea to take our girlie to college. All the women cackling and helping her move into the dorms. She was a good sport about it. Gotta love this girl. It went pretty smoothly. I am taking my hubby and kiddo to…

Stop eating already

  Arghhh! I have been struggling to lose the weight that I have been carrying since I put on 10 lb after my iron infusion. I had lost 3-4 lb and I have been pretty much in control and then yesterday and today the binge monster has been uncontrollable. I always try and stay at…

I feel so funky

I did not realize that I had not written since Tuesday. I meant to report back that not Jean went from being Not Jean to Almost Jean…LOL….Therapy was helpful this week. I went to the south bay on Friday and went to breakfast with two of my girlies and Nana and my sister. We went…