Tag Archives: Crafts Gone Wrong

Well, It Was a Week

It’s kind of weird when you have a week where you can’t really remember anything interesting happening. I have had some exciting weeks, and not all in a good way, over the last couple of months, but this week was … Continue reading

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Need a Hand?

We’re well into the quiet part of the year. An artist that Kathy and I support, Christine McConnell, said that Christmas should come at the end of January. The we wouldn’t have to rush through Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas, only … Continue reading

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Oh the Drudgery

Well, I am officially cranky. Yes, it is that time of year. When I got up this morning it was 8°F, it has now gone down to 6, not that it makes a whole lot of difference, but I am … Continue reading

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Plan Z

This is a quote that I live by: If plan A didn’t work, the alphabet has 25 more letters.” – Unknown. The title should tell you all about my day! 😉 Onward and upward friends. One thing that didn’t go … Continue reading

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Brrrrrr

As I write this it is -2 °F. It’s 10:30 in the morning and the projected high today is 3. That is not a real temperature. With the wind chill this morning and the -20 base temperature they were saying … Continue reading

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A Christmas Yarn

We hope that your holiday preparations are going perfectly and that you aren’t experiencing any stress—hey, we can dream, can’t we? That’s not how our preholiday ramp up is going at either house, but it’s not going to be a … Continue reading

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Home Made, Best Made?

Oh, my gosh, this week has been nuts for me. I started out thinking I would get most of my work done Monday and have a nice quiet week to get some extra stuff done, like baking and decorating, but … Continue reading

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The Last Christmas-Free Post This Year, Probably

Why does Christmas HAVE to start the day after Thanksgiving? In my mind, it should be like college where we had a dead week before finals, just to catch your breath and make sure your loins are girded. But, the … Continue reading

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Gratitude is Wine for the Soul …

Go on. Get drunk. Rumi, the 13th century Persian poet, was a smart guy. I’m sure he never thought that his words, “Go on. Get drunk” would also be the best way to deal with this Thanksgiving post—I’m grateful to … Continue reading

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More Cowbell

I made a mistake. I bought my cat to work, and I decided to write the blog post while I am here. I do not type well with a cat hanging on my arm. Thank goodness Deb and her hubby … Continue reading

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