"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw
"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Monday, February 28, 2011

Helping hands

Little hands
Helped to make this years
Strawberry jam
~~~~~~~~~~~~~
To make excellent jam- you need a lemon or two
and who cares about making a mess when you
are making a memory and yummy jam!

18 comments:

Jingle said...

sweet take.
:)

Leslie said...

Oh, I like this take on it! : )

Reflections said...

What a fun idea... making strawberry jam, can I have that on some waffles please?

120 Socks said...

Nice take on the prompt, good to see the positives in the image.

thingy said...

That's why I buy jam. : )

I like your take on the prompt. A happy thought.

Helen said...

I can visualize those little hands helping grandma or mom ... you have described the scene perfectly.

Tess Kincaid said...

Yummy!

Suz said...

Oh this was so sweet..I really liked it
Don't read mine

Tumblewords: said...

Nifty! Yummy, too!

Kim Nelson said...

I had a similar take.
http://www.kimnelsonwrites.com/2011/03/02/ideal-afternoon/

Trellissimo said...

Nice post and good advice.

signed...bkm said...

Very sweet Kathe....strawberry jam...sounds good...bkm

Jinksy said...

Kids, eh? Help or hindrance?!! LOL

Promising Poets Parking Lot said...

have a lovely Thursday.
what a fun take.

kavisionz said...

Yummiiieeeee!! LOVED the hands, the take on the prompt AND the jam!! Mmmm

xoxoox

Lena said...

The essence of childhood. Nice one, Kathe.

Cherry said...

Sounds like me and the grandbabies. Cute story.

ds said...

Aww...nothing sour about this lemon! Perfect.