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About Rita

I am a mother of 4, grandmother of 9 and married to my best friend

a primitive garden quilt

Primitive Garden Quilt

Primitive Garden Quilt

I finally got my “Primitive Garden” Quilt finished after about 2.5 years!!!

I love everything about this quilt and I am so glad that I took this challenge on, when I had never even done any wool applique projects before!a primitive garden quilt Continue reading

4th of July party 2017

July 4th 2017 Party

July 4th 2017 Party

We had our July 4th 2017 party yesterday.  It was kind of an impromptu party because I was not sure how many of us were even going to be around!

 This year is kind of a super long holiday weekend with July 4th being on Tuesday!

 It seems like everyone has been celebrating for a week!4th of July party 2017 Continue reading

July 2017 Visiting teaching handout

July 2017 Visiting Teaching Handout

July 2017 Visiting Teaching Handout

Is it just me, or is the summer just flying by????  I cannot believe that we are almost into July!

It is time once again for the visiting teaching handout for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

July 2017 Visiting teaching handout

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Flea Market Finds

Vintage Flea Market Finds

Vintage Flea Market Finds!

My son, his girlfriend and I went antiquing last weekend.  

These are my Vintage Flea Market Finds!

We went to the “The Fixed Up Flea Market” in Lehi, UT.

This flea market was in conjunction with Lehi Round-up Days and they had some really fun vendors and merchandise!Flea Market Finds Continue reading

vertical gardening

Vertical Gardening

Today I have a fun project to do with the kids!!  

It is Vertical Gardening!

Vertical Gardening is perfect for those that do not have a ton of room in their garden or want to do a garden that is all in one space!vertical gardening Continue reading

June 2017 VT handout

June 2017 Visiting Teaching Handout

June 2017 Visiting Teaching Handout

I hope everyone had a wonderful Memorial Day Weekend!  Are you all ready for summer to be in full swing?  I think that most of the kids are out of school now and it is time for some Lazy Summer Days!  (Who came up with this term?…Really…I  have never known too many lazy summer days in my life!)

Today, I have the June 2017 Visiting Teaching Handout for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.June 2017 VT handout

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front Courtyard 2017

Front Courtyard

I have been working out in the yard planting and getting ready for summer.  With the help of a couple of cute girls, the Front Courtyard is now ready to use!front courtyard Continue reading