Category Archives: Hobbies

It’s the emotion baby

My daughter wrote lyrics to help her process some of her recent experiences. She asked me to look at what she wrote. She did a fabulous job as I heard the rap and music as I read, but when it … Continue reading

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Can’t have just one

I tried. I really did. My son and the hubbinator have this thing. Apparently, there is this unwritten rule where you can only burn one scented candle until it is gone. So I did it. I tried just the one … Continue reading

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By Gum

I used a real teaspoon today.  Not for measuring an ingredient in a recipe, but for actually making tea. With looseleaf tea. The others I had used were so old, I usually ended up more enough tealeaves in the bottom … Continue reading

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No place like gnome

It has been a funny holiday season. I didn’t decorate for Halloween. I didn’t decorate for Thanksgiving. And now it is less than 3 weeks until Christmas and I don’t have my lights up or anything. But I do have … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

My favorite holiday of the year! Happy Halloween everyone! Be safe. Have fun. Eat candy.

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Heading into the weekend

Yippee! We found out our cabinets will be installed the week of Veteran’s Day and not Thanksgiving. Which means… A rush to get the work done. All these wires have to be tucked into the walls or above the rafters. … Continue reading

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It’s harder than I thought

I gave up Candy Crush Saga. Okay, I raced through four levels to reach the last game, then decided enough was enough. I needed the time I was spending on the game to write and craft and work on other … Continue reading

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