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tin and sparkle · 1d ago

Barometer

The barometer was invented in 1643 by Italian Scientist Evanglista  Torricelli.  The barometer measures how much air pressure is in the atmosphere. A very detailed explanation is on Wickiped...
tin and sparkle · 1w ago

Ice day

We don't have a snow day here in Kansas we have an ice day. All the schools closed and snow is coming on top of the ice.Ice hanging on the branches.Those are ice pellets on the deck!!Staying...
tin and sparkle · 1W ago

Aspire

A new year is here and many people are making new years resolutions. I steer away from these but wanted to share some of the highlights of our sermon on Sunday.Aspire to make this a great ye...
tin and sparkle · 1W ago

Family

Featuring our group picture at Christmas.  My beautiful Mom in the middle who started this whole thing!!!!!She just happens to be wearing blue. All of her three daughters and their spouses a...
tin and sparkle · 2W ago

Zip and zeal

Ladies and Gents this was the year of the zip-up jammies. Here is my daughter, granddaughter and niece in the one-pieces.  I got a pair also of the Elf and I gotta tell you these are the mos...
tin and sparkle · 2W ago

12 Days of Christmas

One of the funnest activities at Christmas is giving each of the granddaughters a gift each day for the "12 days of Christmas".  Their last gift is on Christmas Eve and they love it.These ar...
tin and sparkle · 3W ago

Yummy sips

I entered a drawing at www.annesphamily.blogspot.com a few weeks ago and won the drawing.  It was a giveaway for "A Time For Tea".  This landed on my porch 12-26 so here's the gift.A gorgeou...
tin and sparkle · 4W ago

Xtreme celebrating

We will doing extreme celebrating this Christmas season. We have 23 people getting together on Christmas day and the day after. They are driving from Colorado and Texas.My Mom will have all ...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Sweet decorations

Sometimes the smallest and less expensive can be the cutest touches.I purchased these little  "jelly figures" at Walmart this past weekend.This window is between my kitchen and sunroom, so y...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Westridge Middle School

Yesterday I accompanied my daughter to see one of my granddaughters choirs sing at Crown Center in Kansas City, MO.  This is the same area as Hallmark Cards Headquarters.Our granddaughter is...