Category Archives: Crafts

Maker Monday

I spent some free time this weekend creating a few new necklaces and a bracelet. I still have to finish the bracelet and I am looking forward to some new patterns using seed beads. Until next time, stay healthy.

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Filling the well

There are times, lots of times, when it is time to unplug and disconnect from the television and reconnect with the silence/pseudo silence in your head. For me, I enjoy working with my hands. And while most of the time … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Cards

The last weekend I spent creating Valentine’s Day cards for family and friends. Working on each one, I realized I need to acquire new card making skills. But time was short, and the post office was overwhelmed and slow delivering … Continue reading

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No Work Goes Unpunished

I thought this would be the year that i would finally finish my daughter’s quilt. I even pulled out my sewing machine to speed along the process. Having watched several YouTube videos, I knew I could use a walking foot … Continue reading

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Getting Carded

I spent a lovely Sunday morning watering the plants, pulling dead grass and weeds, and making cards. I didn’t use any stamps but once the glue dries, I will stamp the interior to go with the reason behind the card. … Continue reading

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Trying something new

The holidays bring with them a different kind of activity that leaves me wanting to binge-watch Netflix Christmas movies. This year, I wanted to try something new, yet not completely alien. So, I picked the Destination North Pole beading class … Continue reading

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When Karma Visits

When I was much younger, I would laugh at my mom when she asked me to thread a needle for her. I am not laughing now. Even with magnifying glasses, I had to ask my youngest daughter to thread the … Continue reading

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Reuse

I’m not saying we have a candle problem in my house. I’m just saying I have a lot of opportunity to reuse the glass jars that once housed candles. Of course, each requires cleaning prior to use because for some … Continue reading

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More Halloween Fun

I finally had time to learn some new beading techniques this weekend. Naturally, there was a Halloween theme. I’m not sure about the last necklace as the ‘BOO’ looks odd on the right-hand side. Ah well. Until next time, stay … Continue reading

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It starts with a village

We made a shopping trip to Michaels and added to our collection. They are awesome when they are lit up. Until next time, stay safe.

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