Saturday, February 18, 2012

So Honored to get an Award And other news

Good Morning, It is cool and Rainy here and feels like a spring morning
Listening to the little birds chirping outside my window

I Received an Award yesterday and feel honored to be one of the 10 chosen to pass it along, so now let's continue to pass it on
And nine others to pass this award to, If you are not a follower of Robins
you need to visit her blog, I always enjoy my visits to her

I do feel honored and now I need to pass this on to ten bloggers

Now for the seven things about me that you know or may not know

1. I do NOT like winter  This picture was taken down the road from here. we have a fishing guide that lives in this area that is always dressing this set of bones on his 4 wheeler for the season!

2. We love to go fishing

3. I had a scholarship to go to school in commercial art and interior design and
I opted not to go, that was years ago and I decided to marry instead! I miss painting, working in charcoals and other mediums

4. I love to go to the water and watch the birds

5. When I was young *a long time ago* I designed pictures to be embroidered
on items for a neighbor, and help her to embroidery them as well, one of her clients with Conway Twitty 

6. My first job in my life was making signs for a clock designer, these clocks had 8 ads on each side of them, and they hung in several businesses

7. I SEW!! well ok you all knew that one LOL

And now don't forget to go over and sign up for the

There will be 33 winners announced on March the 1st

And don't forget about my Giveaway
Yes I have decided to give away two of the American Pockets to two winners

Have a Wonderful Weekend


  1. What a great award, congratulations!
    Have a great day!

  2. So fun getting to know people better.Hugs!~Amy

  3. Great post, get out those charcoals and get busy again! You can do it! So fun getting to know you better!


  4. good for you! and we love to fish also....nothing like you catch and release or take them home? just wondering...

  5. Thanks so much for picking me!! I loved your post, can't wait to do mine, this is so much fun! What a great way to get to know all your blogging buddies. PS-we love to go fishing too!
    Warm Wishes,

  6. Conway?! We were going to see him play in Peoria, IL. Sadly, he died before that performance....
    Love his music.
    Despite the water current issues, I envy that you live on such a beautiful lake.
    Love to eat fish, but don't fish much these days. Prefer to sit in an easy chair and just feel the breeze coming across my skin. *sigh*

  7. Oh congratulations Brenda! You do deserve such an award:) Looks like the guide forgot to dress skelly for Winter... or maybe not... lol.
    I didn't know about the scholarship! It doesn't surprise me though as you have a real savvy for just about anything and everything.

  8. Wow, Brenda. You just won my award for 7 most awesome things to find out about a friend!
    Conway Twitty huh? You are holding out on us.

  9. Congrats on the award!! It was fun getting to know a little more about you.

  10. Oh girlfriend, I know you are special...but an award, wow! What fun it is to get to know everyone better, thanks for letting us into your world.
    Hugs always, Connie

  11. Awesome post Brenda!!!
    I'm having so much fun reading and learning new things about some of my blogging friends. I think you should get out the charcoals again!
    Thanks so much for sharing!
    Prim Blessings

  12. High five girl! Congratulations on the award. Pretty interesting tidbits of info about yourself. I enjoyed getting to know more about you.

  13. Congratulations on the award Brenda!! This was a fun thing to go around - You picked Kim from Barn Hollow, and she ended up picking me - so, the circle grows. Love your 7 facts - I knew a few, but a few I didn't. How cool about the scholarship. And you KNOW this ol' crow is LOVING the dickens out of Skelly on the 4-wheeler!!! Hmmmm....I might have just been inspired! ;o) Smiles & Hugs ~ Robin


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