#1816 Some Updates for our Site

Good day to you all. I am still in my ‘organizational mode’ here and I am sorry to say that I have been so busy that is has been difficult to find time to blog. Add to that the many wood orders I have been receiving (thank you!) and the fact that both Keith and…

#1815 It’s All in the Details

It really feels good to get back to creating. The last month and a half went by so quickly. Between the holidays and the chaos of having my beloved pets ill, it seemed that with a blink of an eye the month of December and now most of January is behind us. I wish I…

#1814 Back to Creating

I spent the long weekend working on a new painting pattern set. While I have had this idea in my head for quite a while now, I had to just bring myself to do it. I don’t know why I am always so timid about jumping into a new project. There is sometimes a fear…

#1813 Finished Sloth Pastel Drawing

Last month, I was thrown a bit off track by life’s events. It happens to the best of us. We set our goals.We work to achieve them. And then as we are rolling right along . . . BAM! “Life” gets in the way. It is just part of living. As I get older, I…

#1812 Elipse Low-Profile Dust Mask Review

(I want to note that I am was in no way compensated for this review. I researched and purchased this mask on my own.)   In today’s blog post, I am going to talk about something that I think is rather important. It is something that I have been lax on myself, but I made…

#1811 – The Comfort of Routine

The older I get, the more I seem to enjoy the concept of ‘familiarity’. I will follow up that sentence with stating that I do NOT feel “that old”. (Really!)  I think that lately, though, the things that have come up unexpectedly have not exactly been things that I consider as ‘pleasant’. I know that…

#1810 Back to Blogging . . .

I realize it has been a long time since I posted a blog. To be honest with you all, it has been a rough couple of months. After losing my dear kitty and constant companion Pancakes suddenly early in December, the following week my other kitty Richard became gravely ill. The vet seems to think…