Category Archives: Year Of Lovely Things

Year Of Lovely Things 2012

It’s time for a new Year Of Lovely Things!

Sign ups are being held over at the sweet blog

Perches In The Soul.

Some things have carried over from last years list and some are new. All and all the makings of what I hope will be quite a lovely year ahead!

Lovely Things To Do!

pedal a cart on the water front  |  plant flowers | support a charity  | volunteer in my community  | regular library trips with Lovey  |  add an animal to our family  |  summertime dinner on the patio  |  swimming lessons with Lovey  |  buy a jogging stroller and become a jogging mama!  |  Expand my baking |  paint Lovey’s bedroom furniture  |  open an Esty shop | Play in the snow with Lovey

Lovely Things To Make!

aprons  |  a gingerbread house  |  sparkle pine cones  | sand castle  |  snow angel  |  Christmas tree skirt  |  cheesecake  |  a knitted scarf  |  photo wall in Mister Mister’s and my bedroom

Lovely Places To Go!

Cinetopia  |  aquarium  |  cheese factory  |  drive in movie  |  comedy club  |  mini golfing go carting  | river tubing  |  a state I have never been to  |  Grand Canyon  | kayaking  |  The Gorge  |  on  a picnic  |  OMSI  |  Voodoo Donuts  |  zoo lights  |  Polar Express  | bike riding  |  back home to visit family and friends  |  Tulip festival  |  Japanese Rose Garden  |  Lilac garden  | Sea World | light house  |  camping  | concert  |  Jump Gym with Lovey  |  fruit picking  |  ride in a hot air balloon  |  The Gorge  |  Willamette Jet Boat Excursion


Year Of Lovely Things 2011

Happy New Year everyone!

My blog land friend over at Perches In The Soul inspired me to participate in Year Of Lovely Things 2011.

It is a fun take on New Year resolutions. It consists of 52 things, averaging one per week for every week of the year. It can be silly things or serious or a mixture of  both. Anything your heart so desires 🙂

As you do them you mark them off.

There is no pressure to check everything off but how lovely would it be if you do?!

So, drum roll please 😉 in no particular order here is my list of Lovely Things for 2011! change my hair  | learn sign language ~go Kayaking  |  go hiking  |   visit my family and friends back home  |  make Christmas stockings  |   make a snow angel  |    take a cake decorating class  |   take a photography class  |  attend a concert  |   go on womans retreat at church  |  go to bible study  |  knit a scarf  |  support a charity  |  make  Lovey clothes  |  go bike riding  |  build a sand castle  |  Buy a stand mixer  |  volunteer in my community  |  Lovey and I attend VBS  |  make other mom friends in my city  |  regular date night with Mister Mister  |  go on a pic nic  |  devotional time each day  |  spruce up my blog  |  send my Mama flowers just because  |  make hoiday dish towels  |  get a new phone   |  teach Lovey his prayers  |  pay off credit cards  |  go to OMSI  |  go camping  |  go to Voodoo donuts  |  make holiday wreaths  |  craft with Lovey every holiday  |  go to the zoo  |  zoo lights | finish decorating the house |  have a garage sale  |  completly organize the garage  |  open an Esty store  |  get into shape  |  become an early riser  |  go sledding  |  make Lovey’s 1st year photo albums/organize baby book  |  have all three of us up to date on all medical checkups by the end of the year  |  make a Christmas tree skirt  |  go river boating  |  go fruit picking  |  learn to can  |  plant flowers  |  go to the fair