I LOVE hyacinths…and for many years have bought bulbs in the fall and forced them. But for the past few years, the bulbs have gotten more expensive and less reliable. So, this year I just bought two in plastic pots … Continue reading
I’ve started on some pieces for spring. Which is actually in the air here–amazingly we’re in the 30s and 40s with little snow on the ground this week. The seed catalogs have started arriving and I’m getting very eager!. This … Continue reading
This is a new bracelet I made in time for valentine’s day–all vintage goldtone chains with a Miriam Haskell vintage clasp and vintage heart charm. Going into my Etsy shop tomorrow.
Two culinary firsts this weekend–my first bone broth and my first chicken pot pie. Both successes! I’m so tired of buying chicken broth for all the soups and stews we make, so I froze two roasted chicken carcasses we had … Continue reading
Enjoy! Wine box planters DIY tufted headboard Saintly relics Spun cotton ornaments “Old” decoupaged books
I was looking over my site stats, and wanted to re-share five popular past posts. I’ll share five others in my next post! PAPER ROSES ANTIQUED MAPS LAVENDER SACHETS VINTAGE BOOK BUNDLES PAPER THEATERS
One more rosary bracelet, this time in pink, purple, lavender with a gold rosary medal and vintage rhinestone charm. Now in my Etsy shop.
I have many vintage rosaries from a few years ago when I collected them, so today I decided to make some bracelets. This is the first one, called My Blue Heaven. They’ll be added to my Etsy shop as I … Continue reading
I was in the mood to mix and match from some of my printable Pinterest boards this morning. Here’s a pair of collages for free personal use only. Have fun!
I don’t often wallow in self-pity about opportunities I don’t have. I lead a great life, not perfect by any means, but one I marvel at daily. However, this weekend, I read about two experiences I’m quite sorry not to … Continue reading