I am fortunate in that I have a secret source in the form of an avid collector who sometimes is ready to part with things. As with all serious collectors, there comes a time when we can no longer accomodate all our treasures in what is our own finite space. After all, we've got to make room … Continue reading Booty!
Hmm...what is this stuff doing sitting out in the yard? We were able to salvage a couple of the old cabinets from the kitchen demolition so I could put them in the workshop and add some much-needed storage out there. So, last week, I moved a ton of stuff out of the way and Mike … Continue reading Rearranging
Emma P. Buttercup: So, Mom, when are we getting back to work? Me: Soon, baby girl, soon. My fingers are itching to make something pretty. Emma P.: Good. I've missed keeping you company out here. And I'm hungering for some stray styrofoam peanuts to gnosh on when you're not looking.
I'm pretty much holed up out in Santa's Workshop, Southern Branch, making holiday magic. Sometimes it seems the gods are not on my side...today I'm suffering with "Arthur" in my right thumb and then I managed to burn 3 fingers and my thumb on my left hand! Geesh. Tomorrow will be better, I know it. … Continue reading Busy, busy, busy!
I have neglected you all sadly lately but, honestly, I haven't meant to, it's just that I am up to my eyeballs getting ready for the Country Living Fair in Columbus, Ohio. It opens 2 weeks from today, on Sept. 12th. Have you bought your advance tickets yet? I have been either holed up in … Continue reading It’s Cookie Time