Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Happy Holidays!




Every year at Christmas my dear Aunt Beth gives us the greatest gift. She takes us to Christmas brunch at the Salt Lake Country Club. Here are some photos of the lovely event. enjoy!





















Happy Holidays to all!
Mary

Sunday, December 7, 2008

I got tagged!!!



Sweet Ali tagged me for this cool survey so here goes....

I am: a wife, mom, sister, daughter, aunt, University of Utah fan, and quilt pattern designer
I think: I try to look for the good in others
I know: my mamma loves me (she always tells me “when your day is really crappy, just remember “your mamma loves you”)
I want: more time in the day
I have: the best family in the world!
I dislike: wet feet, running late, and doing laundry
I miss: my NY family....a lot.
I fear: being alone
I feel: so happy when I can talk to old friends on the phone!
I hear: the sounds of the lake on the 3rd of July
I smell: fresh baked chocolate chip cookies... yum!
I crave: being at the lake in the summertime
I usually: can be found at the local 7-11 at lunchtime picking up a "big gulp" diet pepsi and a bag of baked lays potato chips
I cry: when I feel overwhelmed
I search: for new fun restaurants
I wonder: what will happen in let's say, 5 years
I regret: not being able to ask dad and grandparents questions about what life was like when they were young
I wish: I lived closer to my mom
I love: my family SO much
I care: about the dear "people of advanced age" in my neighborhood
I always: try to look at the positive side of things even when the situation really sucks
I worry: way too much about everything and everyone. My brother calls me “Nervous Nelly”
I am not: very good at sending birthday cards
I remember: my dad, and I smile
I believe: in the goodness of people
I sing: only in the car when the radio is on loud (I usually sing along with Bruce)
I argue: but I still never win.
I write: no one… I am very bad!!
I win: very few arguments
I lose: (misplace) dumb things and it drives me crazy!
I don't understand: whiners and complainers
I can usually be found: at Rice Eccles Stadium on game days or your local quilt shop any day..
I need: more fabric (DUH)!!
I forget: birthdays
I am happy: up at the Huntsman Center watching a college basketball game with the family
I tag: Pam, Anne, Anne, Elizbeth, Lissa, Brenda, Jodi, Lindsey, and Camille (if ya'll want to do it), and anyone else who would like to take a survey that makes you think.