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My Happy List: Random Columbus Day Weekend Happy!

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

My Happy List

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Happy Tuesday Morning, My Lovelies!  We've had a wonderful long Columbus Day Weekend (Shelley was out of school on Friday and Monday....YAY!)

Today's Happy List is very random and is also a teaser for future posts!  ;P

My Happy List

1.   We had the prettiest weather this weekend, and we spent lots of time outdoors.  We took a trip to the Birmingham Botanical Gardens yesterday after a delicious brunch with friends and had a lovely afternoon!  This autumn weather is making me so happy!

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More photos from the gardens later in the week!

2.   We've been venturing out in the kitchen lately!  I cooked spaghetti squash for the first time over the weekend, and it was a hit!

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I have two recipes to share later in the week.  Spaghettis squash is easy to cook in the microwave!

3.   I decorated for Halloween!  More photos later!!!  Our home looks Halloween ready now, and that makes me happy!

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4.   Happy Founders Day to my Zeta Sisters!!!

5.   When Mr. Art @ Home told me that my boyfriend (Bruce Willis  ;P  ) was hosting SNL, I knew it would be a great show.  This skit cracked me up!  :D


What's making you happy this week?  Link-up your happy posts here!

Until next time...

Ricki Jill


  1. You've had a good weekend and even had time to cook and always amaze me! I'm linking up tomorrow! Sweet hugs, Diane

  2. I cannot link up here at work, so I will have to do it tonight. I love your pictures and cannot wait for the garden post. I am also looking forward to the Spaghetti Squash recipes. I have so wanted to try this type of squash but haven't found a recipe someone has tried yet. I love the little Scarecrow Pillow. How adorable! Your list is great RJ. I am glad you had a restful and enjoyable weekend. I had to post the same SNL skit last night. It was so funny.

  3. Yes, more photos of the gardens, please. '-)
    Glad you are enjoying some pretty fall weather. Raining here!
    Happy Day, Ricki Jill........Sarah

  4. A delightful post, my Dear! Simply delightful.

    'Tis the Season to immerse ourselves, in..... Is it not? Yes, it is.

    So, why am I sitting at my computer?????????????????????? -chuckle-


  5. pretty garden, It looks like you had a terrific holiday and things have cool off for you, Aloha Ral

  6. I can't wait to see more of you decorations. and recipes. and gardens. I haven't watched SNL in awhile - thanks for sharing that funny skit!

  7. Looks like a lot to be happy about! I have never even tried spaghetti squash before, I need to!

  8. It looks like you had a great weekend! I love the photos! I look forward to your directions and new spaghetti squash recipes.

  9. I have a spaghetti squash on my counter waiting to be eaten... and we've been enjoying some beautiful fall weather too. It's so much easier to like this time of year when the weather cooperates!

    Have a great week :)

  10. I always love your Happy Lists, Ricki Jill. They make ME happy! xo Diana

  11. I always love reading about your "happy" life.

    I am so proud of myself that I wrote a Happy List this week.

  12. Well it sounds like you had a good weekend, my weekend was a good one too but I have never heard f spaghetti squash, in fact I have no idea what squash is

  13. The Boy Dance Party was too funny. I'm so glad you had a good time over the weekend with nice weather and time outdoors. I made a spaghetti squash casserole and posted it recently that tasted great. Here's the link: Now that you're on to spaghetti squash you will be collecting recipes ;)

  14. Glad you had beautiful fall weather over Columbus Day Ricki Jill! I'm ready for a nip in the air and fall foliage! It's been years since I had spaghetti squash :)

  15. I was going to say something about how fun spaghetti squash is....but now I'm having giggle fits over Boy Dance Party (shake that sack! Hahahaha!). Bruce Willis does seem like a fun and fantastic guy. Anyone who can be goofy on SNL gets my vote! :)

  16. That's a great happy list!! I am just loving autumn too!! The colors are breathtaking around here!
    Pamela xo

  17. I love, love, love spaghetti squash! So tasty, healthy and fun.


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