Springtime is here! Easter is this weekend and Mother’s Day is just around the corner. We have had lots of rain in Louisiana. April showers bring May flowers, right? Pecan trees like a long winters nap and are usually the last of the trees around here to produce spring buds. Well, the pecan trees are… Continue reading Everything’s Coming Up Roses
Almost a year ago I posted about my husband’s new hobby… beekeeping! The weather is warming up and the bees are getting busy. We just finished the last of our honey from last summer and I’m ready for the next honey harvest. Stay tuned for more bee themed projects coming soon! Today’s post is part… Continue reading BEE yourself!
A fat kid loves dessert! The new Cupcake Inspirations challenge starts today and the theme is “Be Mine’! The Paper Shelter is our sponsor and they are generously providing 3 digital images to our randomly chosen winner! I used TPS’s Yummy! digital image on my card. I usually shy away from the “Tall” or “Slim” sized cards,… Continue reading I ♥ You Like…
Today is the first digital kit release for the new Taylormadecards4u Design Team! Monica Taylor is the owner of Taylormadecards4u and she has put together a bouquet of wine themed elements for the Wine Passport kit! I’ve created a Fly Out Mini Album with instructions from Club Scrap to showcase these fun bits of vintage ephemera.… Continue reading Oh Look! It’s Wine O’clock!
Wise words from my youngest son on his 21st birthday last week… Chris (Dad) : So Jake, what have you learned in your 21 years on earth? Jake: (Without missing a beat)1. Listen more and talk less. 2. You can learn something from everyone, no matter how old they are, even children. 3. Greet everyone with an open… Continue reading Merry Christmas to all and to all a Good Night!
“The so-called Irish temperament is a mixture of flaming ego, hot temper, stubbornness, great personal charm and warmth, and a wit that shines through adversity. An irrepressible buoyancy, a vivacious spirit, a kindliness and tolerance for the common frailties of man and a feeling that ‘it is time enough to bid the devil good morning… Continue reading Freckles and a Temper
I have always been a little afraid of the dark. My grandparent’s house had a long hallway that stretched the length of the house and the light switches were at either end. At night, that hallway was pitch black. My grandfather would wait at the end of the hall until you were halfway, switch the… Continue reading In Case of Zom-bees!