Andrea Steed's Blog
I love the little shoebox shelf above the sink!
And, I thought all my northern friends would get a good laugh out of this weather that interrupted television shows last night several times with winter storm warnings:
My pictures came in the mail today, so I was able to fill our four frames in the kitchen--FINALLY. You guys got me thinking about four-letter words, and then I ran across this article I had written a while back for Scrapjazz, and I thought, "duh! I'll do a word collage!" How easy is that? So I took some photos of letters around our house, cropped and enlarged them to 8" x 10" and hung 'em up!
I'm likin' it. It wasn't on purpose really, but I like the black and red thing I've got going with them too..
Now, for a special pat on the back...who can identify where each of these photos was taken in our house? I guess this only works for those who have been here....
This afternoon, Rachel graciously offered to watch Ayla so that Ben and I could join Josh, Zach and Janel at the theater for U23D. We'd planned to go a couple of weeks ago for Zach's birthday, but it kept getting bumped back because of Hannah Montana in 3D...I guess she's more popular around here. Especially since there were only about 10 people in the theater this afternoon...including the 5 of us!
Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum. It was a book my grandmother recommended. Written by a Jewish author, it flashes between the late 90's and the 1930's - 40's and follows the story of a German mother and her daughter. The mother lived in Germany during WWII and falls in love with a Jewish doctor, has a baby, and so on... (don't want to ruin the story too much). The daughter is a German history professor (in Minneapolis, of all places) and is doing research on the experiences of Germans during the war.
un-religious. Actually there are very few Jewish characters in the
What things come in 4's? I'm asking for a reason, but I don't want to limit anyone's answers...so let's brainstorm:
- winter, spring, summer, fall
- heart, diamond, spade, club
- north, south, east, west
- up, down, left, right
- morning, afternoon, evening, night (? - that's probably a stretch)
- --- help me think of more!