My friend Tina and her husband Paul are producing a WONDERFUL on-line magazine called Small Town Living. This magazine comes out every other month and is full of all kinds of wonderful stories, tutorials, travel information, farming news and so on. … Read the rest
Who doesn’t love cupcakes? Apparently some people! The following article appeared in the Ideas and Trends section of the NY Times.
Don’t Even Think of Touching That Cupcake
THE cupcake is at something of a crossroads.… Read the rest
When I first got back into sewing about a year ago I kept hearing about yo-yo’s. I was wondering what in the world all these sewers were so interested in yo-yo’s for. What does two wooden disks and a string have to do with sewing? … Read the rest
Zines are like magazines only a little smaller and they are usually independently written and published. CROQ zine is probably my favorite! It is ” For Crafter. By Crafters.” and every issue is chock full of crafty goodness. At only $4.00 these little issues are well worth the price.… Read the rest
Or I should just say…CURTAINS because there aren’t any old ones! I have never put curtains in the living room. When Richie and I got married we were both still in college and were dirt poor and living off loan money. … Read the rest
Another addition to my Forest Collection. I have some cute bags and other things in the works so keep checking back!
Giving time and donations to people and organizations that are in need is a really great thing. My husband and I have been really blessed in our lives and we try to “give back” as much as we can. Donating can be done in a variety of ways.… Read the rest
School has now been in session for two and a half weeks. I LOVE my job. I teach art and it is a blast. It is also very stressful. I love to create things on my own but I find when I am teaching I have no energy left when I get home. … Read the rest