Category Archives: Friday Finds

No, I Don’t Have a Problem

I am going to keep saying that till I believe it. Honest, we try not to be pack rats, but sometimes we just need things. Several years ago, I became aware of Singer Featherweight sewing machines. They were made from … Continue reading

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What a Difference a Week Can Make

We had about 1.5 inches of rain in my neck of Colorado earlier this week. After the first moisture, the lawns started to green up, leaves sprang out on the trees, and something that I’ve been waiting for years actually … Continue reading

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Sprung

As in, spring has. The white ornamental cherries have burst into bloom, and the pink crab apples are not far behind. We are still a couple weeks short of our average last frost, so Mother Nature can still deal us … Continue reading

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Blowin’ in the Wind

All respect to Bob Dylan, but you aren’t going to find any answers blowing around Colorado. Dust, trash, and tumbleweeds for sure, but we don’t have any answers to all the questions out in the vast universe or even the … Continue reading

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Over Easy

I am not even going to complain about the wind. A first, for me. We can’t grouse, as parts of the US are having tornados and blizzards, so what is enough wind to turn your average picnic table into a … Continue reading

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The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

I am still in Michigan, soon to be driving to Colorado with my mother. We have gotten her moved into her new house and it has me thinking of endings and beginnings, and that no matter how situations change, you … Continue reading

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Crazy And Not So Crazy Craft Patterns XVI

We are having our typical Colorado spring weather around here. A little rain, a lot of wind, but just enough warm weather to make folks run out to the garden and work in the yard. We will all pay for … Continue reading

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The Good, the Sad, and the God-Awful

Had to hit the thesaurus for the title because this post most definitely features the good, the bad, and the ugly, but we’ve used that title numerous times in the past. Believe it or not, even though we’ve been writing … Continue reading

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The Thrill of the Hunt

I don’t know that we have talked about the hunt that much on here. You know we go out shopping every week, but it is less about finding crazy stuff, and more about the goodies. We are both ardent packrats, … Continue reading

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Yay, It’s Friday! Time to Celebrate!

Well, so much to celebrate—St Patrick’s Day next week, Mario Day today, and getting the driveway and sidewalk shoveled today! Best not to put too much pressure on yourself and appreciate the little things, too. It makes for a tiny … Continue reading

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