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Sunday, May 9, 2010

Project 365-ish ~ Week 19

Well, I missed two days this week with no pictures. So Five out of seven is not to bad!

Sunday, May 2

OOOOPS! No Pictures!

Monday, May 3

I am not sure what the appeal is but I love to photograph the foliage of my flowers after a rain. I find the droplets on the green leaves to be so beautiful!

It just makes me smile!


Tuesday, May 4

The DD last Orchestra Concert in Middle School. They Played the theme’s from Forest Gump, Pirates of the Caribbean and Colors of the Wind and Eleanor Rigby! They did great y’all!


Wednesday, May 5

Winnie the Pooh
Winnie the Pooh
Tubby little cubby all stuffed with fluff
He's Winnie the Pooh
Winnie the Pooh
Willy nilly silly old bear

This was about the only time she was still and quiet all morning long, except for nap time (Thank Jesus!) and yes grandma took a nap too!

She is a busy, busy girl. It is defiantly time for cabinet locks and socket plug protectors. “No!” was the word for the day!


Thursday, May 6

My small group met at my house on Thursday evening. Isn’t it wonderful to have a group of friends that you can use as guinea pigs. I have always want to make an angel food cake from scratch so I gave it a shot. I did have a store bought pound cake waiting in the wings in case I experienced an angel food cake disaster.

However I was very pleased with the results and I will defiantly be making this one again.

If you have never made one from scratch it is really word the extra effort. The texture and the flavor are  a thousand fold better than any store bought angel food cake I have ever had.

For a bit of tanginess I spread a light layer of lemon curd (store bought) in between two thin slices of angel food cake, then I served it with sliced strawberries macerated in sugar and topped with low fat cool whip with a few slices of Kiwi for an attractive garnish.

It was good y’all!

And the best part …it was totally fat free, well almost totally fat free, there is only one gram of fat in 1 tablespoon of lemon curd, not even enough to count in my book!



Friday, May 7

OOOOPPPPS! No Pictures again!

Saturday, May 8

The hubs is out of town on an extended business trip so it was frozen pizza for dinner, but I did offset it with a big ol’ heaping handful of fresh sliced red and green peppers.


Well that’s it for my week in pictures, such as it was!


Y’all head over to Sara’s for more of Project 365!

I will try to pop over in the morning as my laptop is still out of commission.

It is at the top of my to-do list this week to find a computer repair clinic that won’t cost me an arm and a leg just to look at it. Y’all pray that the fix will not be to expensive as the laptop is almost on the verge of being a relic and may not be worth the cost to repair it! And seeing as my money tree is a bit thin and there is no money in the budget for a new one just yet it may be “make due with the desk top until the computer fairy can save up enough cash to get a new one” time!




Tori said...

Love the drops of water pic too! Way too much yummy looking food this week...I'm hungry now!
Could she be any cuter sitting there?
Have a super week!!

Tales From My Empty Nest said...

Hope you had a nice Mother's Day! Love your pictures, especially the one with the water drops. Looks like you had a nice week. Love & blessings from NC!

sara said...

a lot of last concerts this week!

that dessert looks absolutely wonderful!!!! my mom used to make angel food cake from scratch when I was young....I think I am going to have to try it. do you have a good recipe?

Lori said...

You must be a great cook to make a frozen pizza look yummy! The water dropplet pic is so cool! Hope you have a great week!

Kim said...

I love how foliage looks after rain too :-)
Your food photos made me so hungry! LOL I'm making pizza for lunch, so that will satisfy at least one craving.
Babies are exhausting, aren't they? hahaha But totally worth it, to be a grandma from all I hear. I can hardly wait! But guess I'll have to since there are none on the horizon.
Have a wonderful week!

Angie's Ad Lib said...

You've made me hungry! The angel food cake looks divine and what a great idea to throw a little extra onto a store bought pizza.

What a cutie that baby is! I'm looking forward to grandparenting in a few years. Love Winnie the Pooh too.

LuAnn said...

Another blog that made me hungary !!! That pizza looks great :) Blessings on your week

Robynn's Ravings said...

Get yurself over to my place, my friend. You won sumthin! And I have no idea what your blog just said. I was doing fine reading until I came to that picture of the angel food cake with lemon curd filling topped with strawberries. Oh.Wow.Sigh. :)

Lisa said...

Yeah, that dessert looks beautiful!

Babys are tough when you are not used to the "full-timeness" of it all. So much fun though!

rita said...

I think there should be a word of warning when post includes food fotos. "Do not read if hungry." "Beware.Tempting food." Maybe an F rating or such. ;)

Grandbaby, oh my, so adorable.
Mine, at 5 months loves to watch Baby Einstein.

Talkin' Texan said...

Oh how yummy the cake looks!!!
And I love to snap pictures of plants after a rain as well. Something about it lowers my blood pressure. :)

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