seriously . . . could the days go by any faster? i don't know how it's already the weekend again! the weather is absolutely gorgeous here . . . couldn't be any better. if you haven't been to new orleans in the fall . . . it's the best time to come! i have lots of things i want to accomplish this weekend . . . the main thing is getting the house back to a presentable state! please tell me i'm not the only one that can't keep up with the house work???? i need to get back to the stack of fabric on my sewing table and finish up my to-do list. we have a couple of birthday party invites for this weekend . . i don't remember going to a birthday party every weekend . . . both days of the weekend when i was little. when did birthday parties have to be such a big deal??? the weather is so perfect . . . i'm thinking the zoo might be on our agenda this weekend too. and of course . . .