Amazing Puggle Dog Eats Blackberries, The Blind Cross Stitcher, and The Case of the Missing Stuffed Animals

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lucy the puggle dogLucy the Puggle Dog and I went on a walk last night to checkout the blackberry status in our neighborhood. Last year the HOA chopped down our main supply of blackberry bushes down by the park because they were an eyesore. :( So this year we have to do a little hunting if we want to collect enough berries for pies and jam. BOOO! I posted a little video of the Amazing Lucy Puggle on YouTube if you want to see. ;)

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In other news… The Girl Who Thinks She’s a Bird has been going through all her stuffed animals, weeding out which ones she wants to donate to the thrift store. lucy the puggle dog

Although if Lucy has anything to do with it she’ll be keeping them all. So far 4 plush toys have mysteriously disappeared from The Girls donation box. ;)

rug hooking wool

A giant box of wool arrived yesterday. 13 yards to be exact. I figure it’s plenty to keep me busy and out of trouble through the end of the year. Plus I have a feeling I’ll be needing some more area rugs soon… but more about that a bit later. :) :) :)

a plump wife primitive sampler

I tried my hand at cross stitch but I think I’m just going to go ahead and throw in the towel. I fear if I don’t stop now I will end up with crippled hands and blind. I think primitive samplers a beautiful, I really do, and I applaud anyone who has the patience to finish one but I just don’t think I’m cut out for it. I could never hack in it Victorian times that’s for sure.

beef stir fry

And last but not least, dinner. Holy cow man, are you on vegetable overload lately? Every night around here lately is stir fry night. The HH probably thinks I’ve gone mad. It’s amazing he still eats the stuff.

Ahh summer. Isn’t it grand?

How about you, what have you been up to lately? Have you ever tried cross stitch before? Did you finish it? Can you still see?

~Mavis

 

 

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Free Kindle Books, Kitchen Deals, How to Roast Garlic, REI Bonus Card, Recipes, Coupons and More

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mornings with mavis

Wahoooooo!

We made it! Happy Friday everyone. :) Make sure and have some fun this weekend because word on the street is the weather is suppose to be FANTASTIC!

Peace Out Girl Scouts,  

Mavis

Amazon Gold Box Deal of the Day - 41% Off Marvel’s Cinematic Universe: Phase 1 Collection

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Check out these Kitchen Deals…

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Do you know how to roast garlic? Find out how HERE or Pin it for later. Find more cool tips on my Easy Kitchen Tips Pinterest Board.

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Check out these back to school deals on Lunch bags and Carriers:

square_15for45Picaboo is a great company if you’re looking to convert some of your favorite pictures into memories! My favorite is the customized phone cases they offer. Now you can get $45 worth of products from Picaboo for only $15. Head HERE to redeem that limited time offer.

urban farm magazine

Discount Mags is offering a 1 year subscription to Urban Farm Magazine for only $8.99 a year when you use code MAVIS at checkout. This deal will expire tonight 7/25/14 at midnight EST so be sure and grab your subscription before then.

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This waterBOB Emergency Drinking Water Storage {100 Gallons} would make a great addition to your Emergency kit!!! It Stores up to 100 gallons of water for emergency use. $18.99 with excellent reviews.

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Great News for REI Members! Earn a $20 REI Bonus Card when you spend $20 or more between July 25th and July 3rd. Head on over HERE for all the details.

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Rei Deal of the DayMarmot Samantha Rain Jacket $66.73 shipped {was $225}

baked-oatmeal-recipeOatmeal keeps me full for hours, and with the addition of the blueberries, this Baked Oatmeal with Blueberries  recipe just might be the perfect breakfast. Find out how to make it HERE or Pin it for later.

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6pm has all sorts of handbags and clutches on sale… Here are a few of  my favorites:

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BBQ Chicken and Bacon Wrap

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bbq chicken and bacon wrap

I’ve really been on a wrap kick lately. I love them because they feel so much lighter than a heavy sandwich, but pack all the same flavor punch. And much like a sandwich, they are quick and versatile. You can pile any old ingredients in a wrap and it’s like a whole new meal every day. Awesome.

bbq chicken and bacon wrapIngredients

1-2 cups shredded chicken breast {I use Zaycon chicken}
1/4 cup ranch dressing
2 tablespoons barbecue sauce
4 10-inch flour tortillas
1 cup shredded lettuce
1/2 cup chopped tomato
8 slices cooked bacon
1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese

Directions

In a small bowl, mix ranch and barbeque sauce. Spread tortilla out on flat surface and spread 1/4 of the sauce evenly on each tortilla.
Then layer lettuce, bacon, chicken, cheese and tomatoes {I added a bit of salsa for a little more of a kick}. Roll up tightly. Cut each wrap diagonally in half to serve.

Looking for more sandwich alternatives? Check out these wrap recipes:
Feta Cheese and Cucumber Mediterranean Tuna Wrap
Asian Chicken Wrap

Greek Salad Wrap with Feta Cheese
Easy Spicy Italian Wrap
Southwestern Chicken Wraps

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10 Things to Do in Brussels, Belgium

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Things to Do in Brussels, BelgiumI was going through some photos of the trip The Girl and I took to Belgium in 2012 and just had to make a top 10 list of things to do in Brussels.

  1. Grande Place.  The Grande Place is a medieval square with tons of buildings dating back to the 17th century.  It’s got plenty of modern shopping and world class food.Musical Instruments Museum
  2. Musical Instruments Museum.  The Musical Instruments Museum is, well, just that a museum of musical instruments.  Only this one started in 1877, so it houses a pretty impressive array of over 8000 instruments.Mary Chocolatier
  3. Mary Chocolatier.  Seriously, this will be the highlight of your life.  It is the most amazing chocolate you’ve ever laid your lips on. {Check out this video. Willy Wonka would be jealous}
  4. Place Du Grand Sablon.  This is another pretty quaint square where you can peruse antique shops, nosh on some chocolate, or get a coffee and sit outside to people watch.Manneken Pis
  5. The Manneken Pis.  This is literally a statue of a little boy peeing into a fountain.  It dates back to around 1619.  The irony is that if a kid actually peed into the fountain, people would gasp–but turn that same idea into a bronzed statue and boom, it’s art.
  6. Hotel de Ville.  This gigantic building is the epitome of Gothic architecture.  It is seriously jaw-dropping.Mont des Arts Kunstberg
  7. Mont des Arts Kunstberg.  This park is literally like escaping to the woods in the middle of the city.  I doubt there is a bad time of year to visit–each season would offer a pretty spectacular stroll through nature.
  8. St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral.  Religious or not, church is worth a visit.  It is, true to Belgium form, amazing architecture, and pretty impressive inside as well.moof museum
  9. Moof Museum.  The Moof Museum is a museum of modern art.  It focuses pretty heavily on cartoon history, and it is on the smaller side, but if you enjoy the out of the ordinary, it’s worth a stop. Royal Palace brussels
  10. Royal Palace.  This is the official palace of the royals {though, not their residence}.  It is a beautiful palace with pristine grounds, and pretty amazing interior.  You can only visit during certain times of the year, though, so make sure to check before you plan a trip.

Have you ever been to Belgium?  Did the history in the architecture knock your socks off?

~Mavis

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DIY Sewing Kit for College Students

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DIY Sewing Kit for College Students

Do you have kids leaving the house this year?  For college?  Getting their own place?  I think a sewing kit is essential for any new grad–along with the basic know-how to sew on a button :) .  I put together a quick kit for The Girl so that she can make basic repairs while she is away.  It was super simple, and it allowed me to add only the things I know she’ll need, rather than all of extras that come with a pre-assembled kits–space is at a premium after all.

Here’s a list of the basics you might want to include if you are putting a sewing kit together:

  • A small box or container to keep your kit in
  • Thread:  An assortment of colors is best, but make sure at the very least, you have black, white, navy, red and a neutral color.  Those should cover pretty most repairs.
  • Needles
  • Pin cushion with an assortment of straight pins
  • Safety pins
  • Scissors {I seriously recommend a small pair of Fiskars.  They make the best cuts on fabric and will last a lifetime}
  • Thimble
  • Extra buttons
  • Measuring tape {this one isn’t necessarily an essential for basic repairs, but if your student needs to know their inseam or they want to measure a hem, they will have one.}

That small list of items will cover most basic repairs, and hopefully prevent a pile of “mending” from coming home at Thanksgiving {though, don’t hold your breath :) }.

~Mavis

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What Are Your Tips for Raising Nice Kids?

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Tips for Raising Nice Kids

I ran across an article on The Washington Post the other day about raising kind kids.  It got me thinking, we all want our kids to be kind, but how do we teach them kindness and empathy?  I think everyone goes about the “how” a little differently.

The article gave 5 ways to make sure kids learn kindness:

  1. “Make caring for others a priority.”  Basically, putting others in front of your own moods {i.e. treating people with respect even when they are having a bad day} and teaching them to honor commitments they’ve made.
  2. “Provide opportunities for children to practice caring and gratitude.”  This one suggested expecting children to pitch in and help, without going overboard on complementing them for it, and giving them opportunities to express their gratitude.
  3. “Expand your child’s circle of concern.”  Talk about the injustices in the world, highlight other peoples struggles, and let kids offer suggestions on how they could make them better.
  4. “Be a strong moral role model and mentor.”  This one is kind of a no brainer, but it did make me think about HOW I treat others and what my kids are seeing.
  5. “Guide children in managing destructive feelings.”  This is one I think most adults don’t even have a handle on.  Stress, anger, etc. are tough to manage.  Giving kids tools to manage them so that they don’t take them out on others is a biggie.

I thought the article brought up some pretty good general ways to teach kindness.  I know I have some amazing readers out there, though, that could totally trump these.  So, how do YOU teach your kiddos to be kind?  How much do you value kindness as a character trait?

~Mavis

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Free Kindle Books, Cowboy Boots on Sale, Kites, Rope Chairs, T.P. Deal, Heels and More

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mornings with mavis

Happy Thursday everyone, only 1 more day until the weekend. Yay! :) Here are a few deals the puggle princess and I spotted for you this morning.

Stay Cool,

Mavis

tall cowboy boots for womenAmazon Gold Box Deal of the Day - Save 40% or More on Western Boots for Men and Women

rope chairsI’ve always wanted one of these Rope Chairs and now Amazon has them on sale. These would be so fun hanging on a porch or on a tree. :)

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Available Kindle Books I think are cool…

The prices on Kindle Books can change quickly, so grab them while you can. Don’t have a Kindle? Download the kindle app on your other devices. It’s easy! :)

cool kites for kids

Mary Poppins approved. ;) Kites are so much fun!

granite ware canner deals

Amazon has the Granite Ware  Water-Bath Canner with Rack, 21.5-Quart on sale for $15.29. This usually sells for $19.99 so now is a great time to save a few bucks. This is the one I use for my water bath canning and I think it’s pretty great!

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Need some heels? Here are a few deals I spotted:

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Have you ever melted chocolate in a crockpot? It’s way easier than you think. Find out how HERE or Pin it for later. Find more cool tips on my Easy Kitchen Tips Pinterest Board.

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Need a new set of pans? Amazon has the T-fal 3-Piece Cookware Set, 8-Inch, 9.5-Inch, and 11-Inch Pans on sale for $23.00 and the reviews are awesome.
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Brainzy can be played on iPads and on desktop and laptop computers.

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Discount Mags is offering a 1 year subscription to Old House Journal for only $4.50 a year when you use code MAVIS at checkout. This deal will expire tonight 7/23/14 at midnight EST so be sure and grab your subscription before then.

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Are you in berry heaven right now? Make these individual Blackberry Cobblers for the perfect summer treat. Snag the recipe HERE or Pin it for later.

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Amazon has Next Level Ladies V- Neck Tees on sale for as low as depending on color/size. There are tons of colors to choose from and some even ship for free.

Amazon also has 48 Angel Soft, Double Rolls, for as low as $19.84 shipped when you use the subscribe and save option at checkout along with the $1.00 off ecoupon you see below.

Go HERE to get this Angel Soft Toilet Paper Deal

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Ask Mavis: Let’s Open Up The Hotline, Shall We?

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One of my favorite things about this blog is the sense of community we have and all of the comments people leave. I really believe I have some of the most amazing readers out there.

What I’ve also learned through the years is that you are all a bunch of smartie pants, and whenever I don’t know the answer to a question a readers asks, you guys always come through for me. Well guess what, you’re up again!

Here are a few questions and comments I’ve received on the One Hundred Dollars a Month Facebook page, in the comment section and via my  Mavis Hotline. I’m going to attempt to answer them, but I’m also hoping all you lovelies will take a look at the questions and chime in. I can guarantee the readers that asked these questions would appreciate all you geniuses out there taking a shot at them. I mean if two heads are better than one, than hundreds of heads will probably churn out some genius answers. 

holding-fresh-strawberries

I ordered tri-star strawberries last year, per your suggestion and we have loved them. This year they have really taken off! Well last night, the kiddos and I went and picked a ton for dinner, but there was something weird about the berries. They felt like they were full of water and soggy. They looked perfect, but felt all wrong. Upon further inspection… my husband spotted a couple of tiny white worms on them. I cut one open and it had even smaller white worms inside the berry. Do you know what this might be and how to fix it? I was planning on our family eating berries for another 2 months! Please help!?! Thanks!!!

~Jen

Okay Jen, I think what you’re describing is a Spotted Wing Drosophila. There are are a number of videos on how to identify and trap the flies on YouTube.

As far as treatment goes, cleaning up the infected fruit is important, along with setting apple cider vinegar traps. You can also use Spinosad, which is available at Home Depot, etc. It will need to be re-applied weekly during the rest of the growing season. Neam and pyrethrins are other organic pesticides that might work.

Eliminating any fruit that has fallen on the ground and any infested fruit remaining on plants in the garden can help kill off flies that might infest next year’s crops. You’ll have to place your infested fruit in a sealed plastic bag to destroy the eggs and larvae {gag}.  You can also place a fine netting over all your plants, but you have to make sure the net is applied before the strawberries begin to ripen so that flies won’t be caught inside the net. Also, an easy way to keep those pests out is to make sure you begin harvest as early as you can and continue to remove fruit as soon as they ripen.

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Hello! My name is Omar and  would like to follow up with you concerning purchasing OneHundredDollarsAMonth.com.

~ Omar

I do have to commend your persistence. Last time I explained the site wasn’t for sale, unless you wanted to cut a check for $50 million. I’ve decided to renegotiate the terms of that deal. I’d like $50 million AND Ina Garten’s home and garden in the Hamptons. If you can swing that, you’ve got a deal.

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Hi Mavis, I’ve been reading your blog for a long time now, and I always look forward to it! Your combination of strong work ethic, frugality and joie de vivre are truly inspirational. There is a topic I’d love to see covered in your blog … You admit that you have OCD tendencies and any shots of your house and garden are always immaculate. I’m wondering if you have a cleaning routine in the house that you’d care to share? Do you do it all yourself, or do you have anyone in to help you? 

~Kate

Every night I go to bed dreaming about hiring a maid, but then I remember that I would probably follow them around all day while they cleaned inspecting their work and redoing most of it anyway. Always seems like a big fat waste of money, so I just do it myself.

Obviously, there are chores I don’t mind and some that I loath. One trick is I always start with the chores I hate. Once I bust those out, the remaining ones don’t seem that bad. I’ve learned that whenever I leave the worst for last, I lose motivation fast! I will say there is not much in life I love more than a perfectly clean house. Makes me so happy!

The Girl Who Thinks She's a Bird

I know you have a great relationship with your daughter, and you are sad about her going to college, so I hope this does not make you sadder. My daughter is eight, and I want to have a relationship with her like you have with your daughter when mine is a teenager. Any tips to help me create that awesome bond you two seem to have?

~Laura

I’ve screwed up a few things in my life, but somehow, that wasn’t one of them. My relationship with my daughter is one of the things I’m most proud of. She really is my buddy, and growing up, I have really always treated her that way. I’ve always tried to incorporate her into my passions and hobbies, and really take an interest in hers as well. The result is that we really enjoy so much of the same stuff and just have so much fun together. While it’s not always roses with a teenager, I’ve really tried to emphasize the “fun” in life. I have also really made it a point to spend quality time with her.

There is a difference between being with your kids and being present. I make a conscious effort to focus on her and not allow myself to become distracted or sucked into work or other projects. Connecting like that one-on-one has really helped us form a relationship that, I think, transcends the typical mother/daughter relationship. I just really adore the heck out of that kid, and I go out of my way to show that!

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You are my favorite blogger and I like to look at the pictures of your garden on FB. My question is — how did you start it? What do you have on the ground between the raised beds that has no weeds? Weeds have taken over my garden this year completely and I’m determined to make mine look like yours this fall. It’s just too hot to deal with in the summer I’ve decided (I’m in AL). Please post some hints.

~Mary

This a two-part answer and I already know you’re not going to like part 2! First, I’m 100% obsessed with landscape fabric. OBSESSED. That alone cuts down on so many of the weeds in my garden. Part two requires a little elbow grease. Roll up your sleeves and work. Pulling weeds is an inevitable gardening chore that I sure don’t love, but it is necessary and totally unavoidable. Now how often you weed depends on whether or not you have perfectionist tendencies. If you’re not OCD, you can probably let those weeds stick around for awhile or at least but blinders on when you’re near them!

potato tower harvest

Hi Mavis, I was doing research on watering and hilling schedules for the potato box I built this year when I found your 2 posts from last year. However I can’t find a post on how they turned out. Which method worked best? 

~Jeff

First let me say, I personally believe the best way to grow potatoes is in the ground in a traditional trench method. But my results from my potato tower experiment were interesting {and surprising}. The tower I planted with straw and dirt produced the most potatoes {although still much less than the traditional method of planting has in the past for me}. I thought for sure it would yield the least amount of potatoes because when I had planted it, I packed so much dirt and straw in the wire cage, that I assumed the potatoes wouldn’t produce much. Boy was I wrong. Final Harvest – about 12 pounds of spuds.

~Mavis

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How to Use Weck Canning Jars

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How to Use Weck Canning Jars

I posted a picture of my raspberry jam on instagram the other day, and someone left a comment “Please tell me it’s a tutorial with those gorgeous jars!”  I had used Weck canning jars for the jam, and thought that there might be other people who wanted to know what they were and how to use them.

I’ve always adored the beauty of Weck canning jars.  Last year was the first time I used them and let me tell you Bob, I AM IN LOVE.  You can use them over and over again, without having to buy new lids.

weck canning jars

Here’s a quick guide on using Weck canning jars:

  1. There are 4 pieces to Weck jars.  The lid, the jar, the rubber ring, and the clamps.  All four components will need to be washed and sterilized in hot soapy water.How to Use Weck Canning Jars
  2. For a hot water bath canning method, follow recipe instructions.  When it comes time to put your goods into the jars, place the rubber seals in boiling water for a few minutes, just as you would disposable lids.  This will soften them up and prepare them to seal.using weck canning jars
  3. Fill your jars with whatever you are canning.  Place the rubber seal on the lid of the jars and wipe the rims of the jars to ensure a good seal.  Place the lid on the jar and click the clamps into place.  The clamps will take the place of the rings in Kerr or Ball jars.
  4. Process your jars as you would regular canning jars.  When the timer goes off and you remove your jars, be careful not to disturb the clamps when you remove the jars from the water.How to Use Weck Canning Jars
  5. Allow the jars to cool completely.  Remove the clamps and check for a good seal.
  6. Store jars as you would regular canning jars.

raspberry jam in weck jarsI’ve bought Weck jars from both Amazon.com and Williams-Sonoma.  They are a little expensive up front, but since you can use them over and over, I think I’ll come out ahead in the end.

~Mavis

See all my Canning Recipes HERE

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12 Goals for the New Year – Week 30 of 52

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I came up with 12 goals I’d like to accomplish this year with the hopes of being able to cross one off my list per month to make them more manageable. I thought a great way to hold myself accountable to the things I want to accomplish this year would be to do a weekly update.

After all, we all need a little help staying motivated sometimes. Here’s how I am doing so far:

packing for college

1. Clean, de-clutter and organize my entire home in 30 days or less. – So far this year I have cleaned my closet, organized my kitchendecluttered my bathroom, organized my office, gutted the garage, and tackled the laundry room. We are still purging! It’s amazing how many clothes you can have when you don’t wear the same thing everyday. Sheesh, they should teach kids about minimalism in high school. ;)

lucy the puggle dog

2. Fit into the same jeans I wore 8 years ago when we moved into our house. Would you believe I can actually fit into my shorts without spillage? Must be all the walks the puggle princess and I have been going on lately.

sherlock homes 221b baker street london

3. Travel.   So far this year The Girl and I have been to Boston, London, Paris, Portland, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia and Virginia and now Victoria B.C.

Would you believe my next little mini adventure is already planned? It will be more work than adventure, but I’m still hoping to sneak in a little fun.

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4. Send my daughter to college without having a nervous breakdown thus spending a week in bed sobbing. I wonder if she’ll be eating out of tin cans when she goes to college…

crappy british teeth

5. Get 3 new teeth. – I went to the oral surgeon and got the GREEN LIGHT to go back to my dentist and get my new teeth. Wahoooo! Now I just need to make an appointment.

lucy the puggle dog

6. Pay off my car. Done!

Lucy is the most well behaved dog on the planet when she thinks she might be on the way to the vet. ;)

primitive hooked star rug

7. Finish this primitive folk art rug I started 4 years ago. Finished! It took me 6 months but I’m done. When I started I had no idea I was making a rug for Lucy. ;)

primitive hooked rug turkey

I started another rug and I’m making some pretty good progress on it too. I’m hoping to get it done in time to set out for Thanksgiving this year and you know what, I think I’m going to make it. My goal this week is to get all the flowers completed.

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8. Do something together as a family ever Sunday. Naps. Do naps count? Also, the HH and The Girl started mapping out their road trip to college adventure.

9.  Secret Plan #1 - Done! – I’ll tell you about it at the end of the month.

10. Secret Plan #2 Making progress.

11. Secret Plan #3

Walton Mountain Museum Earl Hamner House

12. Convince the HH we should buy a Salt Box Style House in Colonial Williamsburg. Our 20th anniversary is coming up and I keep hinting…. we’ll see how it all pans out. ;) At this point I will settle for any type of home on the East Coast. Maybe I should contact the peeps who own Earl Hamner’s House and see if they want to sell. How cool would that be?

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13. Spend at least 1 hour a day working in my garden. This week I harvested all our beets and then went back and planted more beets and 2 packets of chives in the same garden bed. I’m hoping to be able to beets for Thanksgiving dinner. We’ll see.

So there you have it, my goals for the new year.

How about YOU? How are your 2014 goals coming along?

~Mavis

P.S. YES, I know I wrote down 13 goals. I’m fairly certain I won’t be able to attain one of them. {gee, I wonder which one?} :) But I wanted to add it in there anyway because I believe in miracles. 

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