Well, my body is back on American soil. My mind hasn’t really left the sandy beaches and beautiful blue waters of Aruba.
I’m slowly getting back into home life. I’ve bought groceries and it’s nice to have a home-cooked meal. I’ve started going through all of my pictures. That may take […]
Not actual fishing, but I’m taking my knitting, so I’ll have sticks and string if the urge strikes.
I need to recharge my creative batteries. Get my creative juices flowing again. Reboot my personal hard drive. Can I use any more cliches?
I’ve been thinking a lot about my little space on the […]
I’ve been waiting for this dress to fit my daughter for two years. When she tried it on this Spring, it was just above her knees, but still too big in the body. The only way she would be able to wear it would be if I took it in at […]
Today was World Wide Knit in Public Day. My daughter and I spent it with friends at the park. (I worked on a crochet project. I’m such a rebel.) The weather was beautiful, but kind of chilly. I wished I had brought a sweater.
Afterward, we went to lunch at […]
I’ve got a new camera. It’s fancy. (Click on photos for larger images)
Unlike my point-and-shoot, I’m going to have to read the manual for this one.
But that hasn’t stopped me from just diving in!
There’s so much more to the Farmers’ Market than fresh veggies. Last weekend we went with my parents and my mom wanted to buy a few things for my daughter. The hair clip and headband are from Owl People (my friend Kaitlyn) and are lovely.
I wish I could tell […]
Remember the thrifty buffet we found a few months ago? It had been sanded and primed then pushed to the side when our weekends got busy. Yesterday, my husband pulled it out and started painting.
The primer is gray and the paint is chocolate brown. I think he was hoping […]
When I began P90X, I was really hungry. I thought having some protein bars ready to grab from the pantry would be helpful, but I couldn’t find any that I really liked. Then I started reading things about soy protein isolate and thought maybe I should try making these on my own. […]