Tales From My Empty Nest

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Occupation Nanny
Location North Carolina
Introduction I am a 57 year old Mom adjusting to my new life as an empty nester. I love the Lord!!! I taught pre-school for the past 16 years, but I am now working as a Professional Nanny and I am loving it!!! I love anything blue. Christmas is my favorite holiday and I collect Santas. I also collect Noah's Arks and angels. I am a Southern girl and I love sweet tea and desserts!!! My hobbies include quilting,knitting, scrapbooking, making cards and just about anything "crafty". I love thrift shops/yard sales and searching out those special "treasures" for my home! My 2 daughters are the JOY of my life and I love spending time with them!!! I married my high school sweetheart and we have been married for 34 years! I love to cook and baking sweets is my favorite!!! I love the beach, but we spend a lot of time in the mountains! I am a cancer survivor and I treasure every day that God has blessed me with!!!
Interests My children (girls almost 22 & 27), Martha Stewart, Paula Deen, anything Mary Engelbreit, my Bible study groups, my friends, my family, sewing, quilting, knitting, scrapbooking, making cards, reading, shopping, taking walks, going to the mountains, desserts, chocolate, making lists, chihuahuas, monograms, milk glass, daffodils, hydrangeas, peonies, homemade icecream
Favorite Movies The Notebook, The Help, Gone With The Wind, Sweet Home Alabama, Mrs. Doubtfire, Beauty and the Beast, Forest Gump, Pretty Woman, Home Alone, Christmas Vacation, Father of the Bride I & II, Marley and Me.
Favorite Music Chris Tomlin, Jeremy Camp, Selah, Natalie Grant, MercyMe, Casting Crowns, Nickel creek, and anything bluegrass or country. 70's & 80's music. Kenny G
Favorite Books Cookbooks!, Anything Nicholas Sparks, The Bible, Chicken Soup for the Soul, ALL Beth Moore, Captivating, Redeeming Love, and Jan Karon's Mitford Series