Have you heard about the Ultimate Blog Party? It’s happening even as we speak. The host is 5 Minutes for Mom, and about a zillion bloggers are joining in the fun. Check out those links and you’ll see how to take part, including how to qualify for one of the many nifty prizes.
If you’re a fellow partier dropping in to see what kind of chips I’ve got in my snack bowl, welcome! We’re a pretty chipper bunch here at the Lilting House. We are mad for books and have been known to get giddy over a really great day planner. We like to spend our mornings travelling the world vicariously in the company of our pals Mr. Putty and Miss Mason, but not all our journeys are vicarious, oh no. We can muster up a Westward Ho! with the best of ’em when necessary.
One of the smallest among us brings adventure right into the house on a daily basis; and the smallest of all? She is scrumptiousness personified.
Despite all this adventure, we like to live life at a mellow pace, and there are only a handful of things we try to fit into a day.
We’re glad to have you here. Make yourself at home. We encourage lounging in pajamas and finding creative uses for dryer lint. And we always, always have chocolate.
Hi there! Welcome to the party. I hope you have tons of fun.
On March 5, 2007 at 5:36 pm
Did you say chocolate – I’m there! Thanks for the party invitation.
On March 5, 2007 at 6:09 pm
Hi Melissa and welcome to the party!
While I’m add it can I say that I just started reading the first Martha book to my kids and they love it! My little girl made a picture of the fairy with green hair from the first chapter! I just wanted to let you know how much we are enjoying it.
On March 5, 2007 at 6:26 pm
Thanks Lissa, I had forgotten about this! Woo hoo, party time! 🙂 I’ve brought dryer lint and chocolate to share!
On March 5, 2007 at 6:54 pm
Your family sounds a lot like ours! What fun. I am really having a good time with this blog party. It’s a great idea.
On March 5, 2007 at 7:22 pm
Jenny in Ca says:
Great party, love the snacks!
I have to tell you that I just read the first Martha book and I loved it. I will begin reading it to the family next week.
drop on by my party if you get a chance, I’ve got sweet tea and avocado dip, cause avocado is just something we overdo here in Ca! Have you noticed that yet, Melissa?
see you around the party circuit!
On March 5, 2007 at 9:01 pm
Hello, stopping by from the party circuit!
On March 5, 2007 at 9:03 pm
Tammy and Parker says:
Parker and I are here for the party! Thanks so much for having us!
On March 5, 2007 at 10:31 pm
Rolling along on the party wagon. Nice place you have here. Thanks for opening up your home to us. If you have time, please visit me at A Child of God
On March 6, 2007 at 3:42 am
Hi there! Stopping in for the party. You have a very nice blog here. I will definitely be back. 😀
On March 6, 2007 at 4:44 am
Hi there! So neat that you are an author! Laura Ingalls was one of my faves when I was a girl. Happy blogging and hope you have a great party!!
On March 6, 2007 at 8:00 am
You have a great blog! Have fun at the party!
On March 6, 2007 at 12:30 pm
Ann Kroeker says:
I *thought* I recognized your name (I remember you from C.CM Homeschool discussion group).
Glad I stopped by your blog during this rip-roaring-good-time-of-a-blog-party.
On March 6, 2007 at 3:54 pm
Popping in from the party to say hello. I’ll stop back to read more of your blog since I’m a fellow homeschooler!
On March 6, 2007 at 5:10 pm
Hello! So nice to stop by and meet you =) Sounds like you guys know how to have a good time. We are a pretty mellow bunch ourselves. I’ll have to be back to see what sorts of things you are up to in the future!
On March 12, 2007 at 3:37 pm