Category Archives: Hobbies

3 Bags Full

We had a cool snap in the summer heat over the weekend. Which was fortunate as our AC is broken. Needing a distraction, I offered the side yard. We had yet to clear most of the weeds.   And so … Continue reading

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I have no excuse

No, I’m not one of the work from home folks. I am one of those, I need new favorite recipes folks. So I went on eBay and purchased some cookbooks. 51 in all. Looking for something new. So far, I’ve … Continue reading

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Peek-a-boo

The rains came. They were waiting–seeds under the ground ready to grow at the slightest hint of moisture. So they grew and grew. And the rain came as regular as a sprinkler on a timer. Then the lawnmower broke. And … Continue reading

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Lookee here

Over the weekend, I managed to find a few minutes to put together a necklace and a bracelet. I ended up combining 2 bead sets for the necklace along with the pendant, but I also got to experiment a little … Continue reading

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Spring Flowers

Here’s some flowers from our yard to brighten your day. Until next time, stay healthy.

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I made a thing

Well, it took me about a month of designing and redesigning, but I finally made the necklace. It’s made of wooden and metal beads and is very lightweight. I do like the way it turned out except the bail (the … Continue reading

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The Trouble with Trivets

The hubbinator is adamant that no hot pots or mugs should be set on our brand new granite countertops. So for the last few weeks, we’v been using cutting boards and one trivet. For the record, a trivet is not … Continue reading

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Grease

The hubbinator and I have been together 33 years. Imagine my surprise when he said he couldn’t clean a greasy pot. So here it is in all its glory. How to clean a greasy pot (FYI this does not apply … Continue reading

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Doom Box

This is the first of two posts that somehow got turned into a page. If you have Netflix, then you know the magic of the list. The place where you can add items to watch. Items that catch your fancy … Continue reading

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Green Gravel

It is a well established fact of life, that when it rains, weeds grow. Every weekend, I work for an hour picking the weeds out of the gravel. It seems to be a bit of a coincidence that as soon … Continue reading

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