Monthly Archives: October 2016

Today’s Creative Endeavors

Today was spent working.  I have made delightful paper candycorn beads, found on The Frugal Crafter.  I made many, many shabby chic fabric flowers.  I also made some Christmas items. While that doesn’t sound like much, it took me all … Continue reading

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DIY Planner

I made this wonderful DIY planner based upon the tutorial I found from Lindsay, The Frugal Crafter. The pockets were made from heavy cardstock from my stash and tape found at Dollar Tree.  The large paper clips and the sticky … Continue reading

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Surgery, Moving and the Loss of a Good Man

My mother-in-law had surgery on both her right arm and right ankle.  She has been in the hospital since the accident and was moved to the rehab center this afternoon.  If all goes well, she should be back home by … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Catastrophe…

My mother-in-law fell down the stairs at church this morning.  She hit her head, broke her ankle in two places and broke her arm severely.  The break is between the shoulder and elbow, but the arm has rotated 180 degrees.  … Continue reading

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Long Day of Creating

I have spent the day working in my work room.  I have painted 4 paintings, worked on an art journal, worked on my color wheel, and now will begin the process of making what I need for my next project.  … Continue reading

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Strength

  “Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going on when you don’t have strength.” ― Napoléon Bonaparte

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Livin’ Small

My husband has decided he would like to sell our home and build a large barn with a tiny house in it. This is a lovely idea, in my opinion, because we actually use very little of our house.  He … Continue reading

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