Do you remember the arrow maker? I know there were about 2.75 of you reading the blog then, but if 2.75 of you remember, I was in awe. You see, I am a hand talker. With me there is a lot of pointing and hand-waving and excited little swoops to punctuate a really important point wheneverContinue reading “There’s a New Arrow Maker in Town”
Can we talk? Can I interrupt your busy Saturday for just a minute? Can we talk about how I just bought this? Votivo #19. Ahhhhhh. The hand lotion of the Gods. I mean….I love the way it smells. I love the way it makes my hands silky soft. But silky smooth and clean smelling goodnessContinue reading “Can We Talk?”
Can I be cheesy for just one second? Please? See….today is about our journey, our vision, our goals. The road less-traveled and all that. Which can’t help but bring to mind these visionary Miley Cyrus lyrics: “There’s always gonna to be another mountain. I’m always gonna want to make it move. Always gonna be anContinue reading “What Do You Want Your Blog to Be When It Grows Up?””
What do you write when you can’t think of anything to say? Does this ever happen to anyone else? Or just me? You know what you want to write about. You just don’t know what to say. You want to post about the renovations to the master bedroom. You even manage to dredge up some old beforeContinue reading “Shakespeareless”
I wish we could go for yogurt. I wish you lived right around the corner and I could just call you up for a little soft- serve and conversation.
I think it’s unanimous. We all want to wrap ourselves in smocked burlap curtains and go out on the town. But first a little clarification. This is what the curtains in the dining room used to look like.
I love chippy, distressed, worn and weathered wood signs. I love creating them. I love painting them. I love hanging them. What do you think that says about me?
Some people have a Cricut. Some people have a Silhouette Cameo Nope. Not me. I have my very own personal vinyl cutter. Her name is Greta and she is one fine vinyl cutter, but she is tough. You see, when I talk there is a lot of hand waving and excited gesturing. As a matterContinue reading “My Old Kentucky Home”
important announcement: management has decided to post a successful mini-impossibility to distract from the lack of progress on the bread making “impossibility.” Mini Impossible: How to display medals and awards (1) Buy an herb-drying rack at an exorbitant price at an antique store. (2) Pat yourself on the back at being ahead of the curve in the herb-dryingContinue reading “Mini Impossible”
I should have taken more before pictures. You see, a marketing genius and I were talking recently and she told me I need “before pictures”. Why oh why didn’t I take more? Before I lifted a paint brush or a roller or a sander, I should have lifted my camera. I have a few pictures. They don’tContinue reading “Before and After”