Since today is Thanksgiving day I want to say a big thank you to my mom and grandma who instilled in me the joy of hand crafting. My grandma always had tatting she was working on and my mom always had a knitting project. Unfortunately I didn't... Read more
“Remember this – life is a like a stairway. We begin our lives at the first step and continue upward until our death. The stairs for some will be many, while for others, they will be few. Some will find their stairs hard and difficult to climb,... Read more
I got to hold that precious boy for the first time today. He is a little doll with all his dark hair and so tiny (he weighed 5lb 6oz when he was born on January 9. It has been a long long time since I held a baby. Needless to say it was Love... Read more
Did I tell you that I will be a great grandma next week. Am I excited - yes I am.
Jackson is to be born on January 9 and I love to sew, paint do crafts so I made this for his room which they have decorated in a baseball theme. I also m... Read more
Here is the latest project for my girlie gifts this year. The two around my neck are for myself the rest will be presents.
I will be giving 3 of them away today to Dave's neighbors and his hospice nurse. I want them to enjoy them as long ... Read more
So I am trying yet another craft - fabric bowls. I have really enjoyed making these two this weekend. They were easy and fast to make. But it also means more $$$ for different supplies and maybe!!! a new sewing machine provided I keep makin... Read more
I forgot to share this story with all of you.
Many of you know I have been under tremendous stress this year and things are not getting much better so keep that in mind while reading this.
I had taken my brother to yet another one of h... Read more
Had a great time doing the St Joe Parkway 5K but boy oh boy was it a hot and humid race. We were wringing wet when this one was over. I didn't do it for the race time but instead a good time with my spark friend Seksunshine and her son Josh. ... Read more
TWICE BAKED POTATOES
I have never had these in a restaurant so I just made this up.
Bake your potatoes as you normally would and when done (and still warm) scoop out the insides (after slicing off part of the top which I save) and mash... Read more
I know my friends wonder where I was yesterday. It was a sad day in our house and a couple of sleepless nights for DH and I.
Our Sadie (14 year old dog) took a big turn for the worse and we ended up putting her down yesterday. We new it ... Read more