Sunday, September 2, 2012

This weekend..........



............there is little time for celebrating the end of Summer and Labor Day.



.......I made fig jam - thanks Bob for doing all that picking and suffering the mosquito bites so I didn't have to. I trimmed shrubs, and weeded. I packed clothes - several times until I got it right, hopefully! Chose jewelry - when evening comes on board ship a plain tee needs a bit of bling. Had a lunch out with granddaughter Jasmin and her cute and very polite boyfriend. Yes, Jasmin now has a boyfriend, she will soon be sweet 16! 

Australia is calling - I'll have tomorrow to tie up loose ends then off to California on Tuesday. Perhaps I'll have time to BREATHE DEEPLY - Appreciate the Moment. Great words seen recently on the wall of the mall.

Happy Labor Day - wishing you sunshine and fun times.


10 comments:

  1. Fig jam sounds delicious. Every year I want to make something like that, but I think our fig tree has about 15 figs, still green, this year. Happy travels!

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  2. Yum! Fig jam is a favorite around here, especially served on brie. ;-)
    Travel safely and have a wonderful time..........Sarah

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  3. Hello Mary:
    Fig jam sounds absolutely delicious. And we hope there will be a pot or two remaining in the cupboard for your return!

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  4. Sounds like you have everything in hand for your trip. Breathing deeply is a good thing to remember throughout life.

    Enjoy your Labor Day Monday and the start of your trip.

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  5. You're on countdown now Mary!
    I'm very impressed you made time to put away some fig jam!!
    Best wishes to you and Paula - have fun!
    hugs
    Shane

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  6. As an Aussie I truly hope you enjoy your trip here. All the best with the long flight.

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  7. I love your mosaic, Mary.
    Fig jam sounds delicious. There is usually a little house by my office that sells them every summer, but so far I haven't seen the sign.
    It sounds like you have everything in order for your next journey. Now all that's left is having a wonderful trip :).

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  8. I have never had a fig, so I will have to take your word that the jam is good!! ;-D

    Have a safe and happy trip, sweet lady!

    XO,
    Jane

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  9. Thinking of you dear, and wishing you a wonderful trip. I'll be here looking forward to hear all about you trip, and spending time with you when you get back. Have a safe trip! Love ~ Vanessa

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