And so, what can I say? To summarize a romantic candlelight dinner to celebrate 37 years in a few words? It makes me think our glittering eyes would look more like two deer in the headlights! … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And the Deer in the Headlights!
“A birthday!” She was excited! “When?” A big smile overtakes her face, “Ok! Let the planning begin!” This would be the Ludvigson Lace Lady. Yesterday. Today. Forever. She loves planning birthday celebrations! “Put together some whimdingers for my boys, growing up!” She recalls vividly. “And Tim’s surprise birthday party back when he was turning 30 was … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And Birthdays!
Loving ‘Christmas in July!’ Made some popcorn in a Christmas tin the other day! For my grandchildren and my daughter-in-law. A treat after swimming!
…made me reminisce about Christmas! Only six months away!
I wonder if Hummer is prepping Christmas music already. She always said, “You have to practice months ahead!
I think I’ll bring my Christmas tin of popcorn over to her, and talk Christmas cookies! … More Life is Lovelier With Lace…and Christmas Popcorn Tins!
Christmas in July!
Aww…yes! We need something to cool us off.
“Especially in the heat of Texas!” the Ludvigson Lace Lady reminds us…again.
“You goes outside and immediately wilt; you step inside, and soon you freeze from air conditioner temps!”
But the ‘freeze’ part is really okay with her.
“That’s why I made the Lacey Summer CloverField Aftgan! Check it out! Perfect for hot summers!”
LUDVIGSON LACE ♡ Aftcra
You might enjoy basking in the coolness of a Christmas past or a Christmas to come, while reading one of the ‘coolest’ Ludvigson Lace Lady blog of December, 2016.
“And get ready! It’s only 5 months away!” … More Life is Lovelier than Lace… and the Christmas Wrap
“I beat her this time!” she announced to her older sister upon entering their pink ruffly bedroom. (“Decor, not by me!” the young Ludvigson Lace Lady would adamantly point out. ) Her sister, Sheryl – 15 months older – was responsible. “We did everything together. Or we used to, anyway. Sheryl had gotten so…feminine.” The Ludvigson … More Life is Lovelier with Lace. . . And the Charm School Challenge
Even she was deathly afraid to step out of the vehicle and enter the premises. “Why did I even set this up?” “But I must take courage. Follow through with this commitment. For their sakes. My sons. If I turn and run, they will learn to do the same.” So she placed her foot on … More Life is Lovelier With Lace…and The Music Tyrant
“How many summersaults can you do?” my cousin asked me as we both dove into the water once again, with the renewed challenge. “Three!” came Diane’s response. “Let’s try for four! Ready, set, go!” We were just off the dock, waiting for Uncle Jerry to start up the speed boat for waterskiing. “Who’ll go … More Life is Lovelier with Lace…and Swimmimg!
“Get down in the basement,” my dad was yelling from our back yard. He saw it coming across the empty field just beyond our house. We lived in a new, but flourishing housing development. We were one of the first houses on the block. So the tornado, unbeknownst to this little girl, was enjoying open … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And Storms!
“I don’t want you to end up like me and not know your history,” she could be heard more than once per child in the Ludvigson household of boys. “You see, in my History class, the teacher was the football coach…” She could almost see their eyes rolling to the backs of their heads, as … More Life is Lovelier With Lace…and War Movies!
Riding the classic yellow school bus home from school didn’t happen very often. She hated everything about it. The bus driver was way too friendly. The ‘kids’ were irritatibly rowdy. And the smell – (ewe!) “Must store the bus in his barn,” she thought – with a regurgitating gut. “But at least he has … More Life is Lovelier With Lace…and the Yellow Pill