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It really IS the Year of the Picnic Table!!

And tomorrow...I will show you photographic proof that I did, in fact, receive an awesome, homemade, huge picnic table!

I love it!

I love it so much that I started dismantling an old wooden futon frame to make a picnic table for the kids! I'll take some pics of that tomorrow, too...I really have no idea what I'm doing, so I'm not sure what we'll end up with...but it's been a fun little project!

I worked this weekend and it was busy...and it totally interrupted my blogging. Stoopid work. BUT, I could NOT go to bed without announcing this week's Date of the Week!

If you're new to the Date of the Week fun...check out my Personals page by clicking the link above, in my nav menu, or by clicking Personals <------- right there, and get all the details on how YOU can get listed!

And now...without further adieu...I bring you this week's Date, who is...

I’m Lua, a twenty something aspiring writer from Istanbul, soon on my way to the University of Kent to study Creative Writing! My blog is about my journey on becoming a published writer and everything I come across while I follow my dream, as well as books, movies, stories and my two crazy dogs- Chuck & Apple!

Head on over and visit Lua! Tell her Mama sent you!

And now...I must rest my weary head and my tired legs. My bed is calling for me.

See you in the am!


  1. Yes Virginia...there IS a Santa Claus.

    Congratulations on your new table!

  2. Wow! This is one of the most exciting dates I’ve ever been on! Thank you Mama M. :)


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