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What the pantrie shelves look like!
Friday, June 3rd, 2011

Robin’s on the Roof
Friday, June 3rd, 2011

It’s a quarter past the hour and the current pound total is right at 9028 pounds of food. My Friend is currently taking a nap on the roof. What’s great is her midday meal has arrived. Let’s see if they can wake her without a grumble. Love Ya Robin!!!!

T plus 3 hours…
Friday, June 3rd, 2011

Did you know the most desirable food items are canned meats, pasta, & cereal?? Bags of flour & sugar are great, too, plus they weigh a bunch!!  What are YOU bringing today?  Post a comment & let us know!! PS: say hi to momma bird as she keeps her roosting Robin company today! (She flies the coop […]

T plus 2.5 hours!!
Friday, June 3rd, 2011

It’s a new year with a new goal… 50,000 pounds!! which is 25 TONS!! or equivalent to 25 F350s!! Wow, however you want to look at it, we’re talking about a lady with ambitions & a strong desire to help our neighbors in need!!  Please bring your non-perishable food items or cash donations (remember $1 = 5 lbs) […]

Until next year!
Friday, September 10th, 2010

Hey, all you Robin on the Roof followers, long time – no talk!!  We wanted to be sure to thank everyone for their time, money, and dry good donations.  Robin met her goal and then some!!  Final total (including sponsors) was over 25,000 pounds of food collected for our local Texas food banks – WOW! […]

T plus 31.5… 10,000 pounds, baby!
Saturday, August 28th, 2010

The last 30 minutes have been a whirl-wind of donations but we’ve done it!  Robin on the Roof has collected over 10,000 pounds of food for local food banks!!  At 3:30 Anna, Bob, & Zach Brennan stopped by to drop off their 37 lbs of food bringing our total to 10,013.95!!  It’s so exciting!!!  Robin […]

T plus 31… It’s getting hot in here!
Saturday, August 28th, 2010

Middle of the afternoon… A few of the volunteers have melted into puddles under the donation station shelter…  Bruce (still manning the grill) has requested an ice-bath…  Robin is trying to stay hydrated & cool in this 95+ degree heat… We can hear Phath practicing for tonight…  Come out & see them at 7:00 tonight […]

T plus 29… Day2 lunchtime!!
Saturday, August 28th, 2010

We have so much going on today!  Everywhere I look, someone is rushing here or there to tend to someone or something!  Nothing is overlooked though, we have so many wonderful volunteers here to lend a helping hand; it’s fantastic!! Workin’ at the car wash… Rumor is they had a nice benefactor match them dollar […]

T plus 26 – up…up…and…
Saturday, August 28th, 2010

Up… Up… and, well, not quite away but definitely up!  The hot air balloon went up this morning in the side yard of the church.  I couldn’t believe how HUGE it was when it was full-size!! It’s so tall I had to go up on the roof!! Marcus is 17 today!  Happy Birthday! Unfortunately they […]

T plus 25 hours – Day 2!
Saturday, August 28th, 2010

Good morning, all you Robin on the Roof fans!! Aside from the railroad & race car noises, Robin was able to snuggle up in her 3 blankets to get a decent night’s sleep. She awoke this morning at 6am to the beautiful sounds of nature – roosters crowing, cows mooing, birds chirping – so wonderful!!  […]