Category Archives: Hobbies

Learning something new

I made another set of cards using a kit I purchased from Echo Park this last weekend and I found a new card maker to follow. Call me Crafty showed how to create a card set using a clear card … Continue reading

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Camp for adults

In an effort to keep refilling the creative well, I have many, many hobbies. A few even are kind enough to host online events to challenge us and improve our skills. Youtube is great, but there are times when being … Continue reading

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This month’s reading

This month, while everything is Christmas in July, I’m beginning to get in the spirit of Halloween with a book that is a little bit mystery and some ghosts. And since I didn’t want you to think I had gone … Continue reading

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Subliminal

I thought I was strong. Apparently, I am not. While we were shopping, there were end caps and displays of that summer treat–SMORES. That’s right. Chocolate, marshmallows, and graham crackers every where I turned. Everywhere. So many that before I … Continue reading

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Card kit

At the beginning of the weekend, I received a card kit in the mail. Most of my weekend was spent doing nothing, I did manage to make a few cards. Already got 3 ready to be mailed. Until next time, … Continue reading

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How often

How often do you challenge yourself? Not in your professional/career path. I’m talking about in your free time. Things you do just for you? My job is challenging–not just learning it, but dealing with the people involved in it. I … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Fact

There are those who are organized and know where everything is. There are those who appear disorganized but know where everything is. There are those who organize then can’t find anything.

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Nobody’s Beesness

I’m not sure what started it. It could have been my daughters. Yeah, we’ll go with it was my daughters. They both love bees. Naturally, I knew when I saw stuff with bees, I wanted to make a few cards … Continue reading

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Summer Treats

The mercury is ticking up. It’s summertime. Time for something cold and sweet in the freezer. When I was a kid, the purveyor of such treats was the ice cream man. He didn’t show up on our block often, but … Continue reading

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This month’s reading

I am back to reading 2 books this month. The first is a cozy mystery with an apocalyptic twist. The second is nonfiction by Ed Asner. I didn’t like his grouchy character on the Mary Tyler Moore show, but now … Continue reading

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