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Things of Blue
Deep in the heart of Texas
I'm a wife, a mom to four boys, and an energetic yorkie-poo princess. I'm an aspiring artist. A baker of cookies. A lover of all things blue. In short I'm just a girl, making her way through life one piece of art at a time!!!!
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I suffer from depression... when I say that I suffer from depression I need you to understand what I mean... I personally go through bouts of depression... my mother has been in the grips of serious depression for over a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Things of Blue
LOL Good for you, for going "blonde" gracefully!!! I think I'm in denial about just how gray ... I mean blonde I am!!! Four boys will do that to you!!! Thanks for following my little blog, and have a great weekend!!!
Toggle Commented Feb 10, 2012 on Well I'm an artist... at Things of Blue
A little over a week ago I was sitting under the dryer in my fave hair salon, after getting all my "blonde hairs" covered, and in walked a young lady who immediately grabbed my attention. She grabbed my attention because... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2012 at Things of Blue
I can not thank you all enough for how supportive and kind you all were during this entire process. Jenny, you are the winner!!!! ACK!!!! No pressure making something for you!!!!
Toggle Commented Jan 26, 2012 on Because I love ya.... at Things of Blue
A few months ago I read this blog post and I was inspired to do 40 random acts of kindness for my 40th birthday. I decided to break it up over 4 days to make it more do-able, and less... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2012 at Things of Blue
You are all seriously WAYYYYY kinder to me than I deserve!!!! Thank you all for your encouragement!!!! Love you all!!!!
Toggle Commented Jan 22, 2012 on Because I love ya.... at Things of Blue
Because I love ya... Because I am still working on my 40 random acts of kindness... Because I love a challenge... Because my friends have been so supportive during this process... And just because... ... I am doing a give... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2012 at Things of Blue
Yesterday was my birthday... I turned the big 4-0!!! For this milestone birthday I wanted to do something different. I wanted to do something for others, and for my community. After reading a blog post in which a birthday girl... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2012 at Things of Blue
I was inspired by a little pile of scraps on my table to make this bits and pieces bracelet. I really live the idea of making something beautiful out of what might otherwise make its way to the trash bin.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at Things of Blue
Happy New Year everyone!!!!! What is it about a fresh start that is so appealing?? I love the idea of a brand new year with no mistakes in it yet. However it doesn't last very long. Yesterday was January 1st,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2012 at Things of Blue
This week my husband scored his company tickets to the Texans/Panthers game. This was a cause of great excitement in our house, because the starting quarterback for the Panthers is none other than Cam Newton. The very same Cam Newton... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2011 at Things of Blue
I was blessed to have two partners in the stocking swag swap!!! My second partner was the fabulous Margie Romney-Aslett!!! She requested an old gold color palette. So for her stocking I chose the same base fabric as the first... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2011 at Things of Blue
A couple of months ago, I wanted something to jump start my return to blogging. I came up with the idea to do a swap... I sent off a message to a bunch of my creative friends on Facebook, and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2011 at Things of Blue
This is my 3rd born son. He turned 11 yesterday. It was a day filled with gifts, chocolate, hugs, kisses, and the all important disco ball!!! He is the sweetest of all my children. His kindness knows no bounds. He... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2011 at Things of Blue
I've been away on a little baby-cation.... I was blessed to be able to visit my bestest friend Gianna, and her amazing family. The reason for the visit is that this beautiful girl had an equally beautiful baby boy 3... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2011 at Things of Blue
I live in Texas... And here there are only three seasons... Spring, Summer, an Football!!! However I have noticed something about my fellow Texans, we like to pretend that it's actually fall!! The first time a cold front comes through,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2011 at Things of Blue
Things of Blue is now following A Gilded Life
Oct 30, 2011
I originally started a blog years ago... as I mentioned before I was horrible at it, and eventually my poor neglected blog bit the dust. When I decided to jump back into the blogiverse I thought that reactivating my old... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2011 at Things of Blue
Things of Blue is now following Jenny Doh
Oct 19, 2011
Thanks so much Teresa!!! I really am excited about blogging!! I have tons of ideas, I just need to figure out how to do them!! LOL XOXOXOX
Toggle Commented Oct 19, 2011 on Waiting at Things of Blue
Things of Blue has shared their blog Things of Blue
Oct 18, 2011
Thanks T!!!! I will add your blog right away!!! XOXOX, Carrie