Chocolate Chip Blueberry Pancakes

After a weekend of cooking too many
chocolate chip blueberry pancakes,
fruit smoothies, brownies and chocolate cake.
Yes brownies and chocolate cake and don’t forget
ice cream today. Three pounds of turkey meatloaf
full of hidden vegetables and sweet potatoes
(we had to have something healthy in there),
the giggling, cell phone texting, lego building
grandchildren have departed for home in

Four generations in all visiting, eating,
sleeping in large huddles of air mattresses
everywhere, we have survived tired and
more tired. Even the dogs have given up
the ghost and retired for the night.

Some fun in the studio was just what I
needed to perk me up.  Two recycled
envelopes, two collages to make up
for my lack of anything but cooking
yesterday. Happy colors for a happy

Handle with care indeed.

6 Responses to “Chocolate Chip Blueberry Pancakes”

  1. Kris Henderson March 29, 2010 at 12:29 am #

    You had me at chocolate chip…..

  2. lyle baxter March 29, 2010 at 12:44 am #

    you need a nap!!! fun to have them and fun when they go home! love your recycled envelopes. eapecially the first. It is very happy and bright! the second one a bit more subdued but good lookin' sleep well lyle

  3. Mrs Moen March 29, 2010 at 6:16 am #

    Sounds like a fun weekend; now you kind of know how my life feels like a lot of the time, although the fourth generation is only sporadically in the pisture:-)
    Love your collage of the day; both sides!

  4. Marilyn Rock March 29, 2010 at 1:09 pm #

    What a fun weekend you had and the food!!!! My mouth is watering reading about those pancakes! Yummy. I absolutely ADORE your mail art! WOW! You are so talented and creative; I truly believe there isn't anything you cannot do. xxoo

  5. artymess March 29, 2010 at 4:14 pm #

    These envelopes are cool …….Lorna

  6. Jensters March 29, 2010 at 8:39 pm #

    Wow how niece to have all your family together and enjoy lots of food…..and your mail art is simply stunning.

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