I swore I’d never use my blogs to raise money…but that was then…and this is now. My beloved son-in-law was in a tragic accident over the weekend. The picture is of Roy and Sophie, his just-turned-one-year-old granddaughter. We ask for your positive thoughts and prayers for his recovery. Thank you. Roy Carpenter Fund http://www.gofundme.com/n62fvk?pc=14_tw_up via … Continue reading Close to My Heart
I’m sorry that I’ve been away for so long….and that I can’t tell you exactly when I’ll be able to get back to regular posting. Health issues have reduced my energy levels and I must focus on the things that have to be done…relegating some of the things I love to a back burner. Writing … Continue reading Temporarily Out of Service…
Before I get back to more routine posts, I thought I’d share with you a few of the photos I took at my daughter’s wedding last weekend. (the ones with me in them were taken by my very dear friend, Leslie Gregory) …and, in keeping with the ever-more purple theme of this … Continue reading Very Special Moments
Long time, no post! The past couple of months have passed so quickly that I hardly know where the time went. I’ve spent the summer working on projects for my Etsy shop, The Queen’s Pincushion, and…more importantly…on projects for my daughter’s wedding in early September. I’ve neglected pretty much everything around here, including my blogs. … Continue reading B T W
I’ve been so busy creating pincushions this month that I’ve neglected everything else….like housework, and laundry, and dishes, and…and…and… My house looks like a very strong hurricane has been through…..twice! I did a quick load of laundry over the weekend (because I was running out of unmentionables). I finally bathed Millie (my Yorkie) … because … Continue reading So Much to Do, So Little Time
The Queen’s Pincushion is officially open for business! I opened my Etsy shop yesterday. I’ve achieved my goal of establishing and stocking my shop by the end of June. I invite you all to come and visit often to see my confections. I add new ones about once a week. Here are a few examples of … Continue reading I Did It!
This is amazing! I cannot believe the size of the project…or the time she devoted to complete it…or how much fun the children will have playing there! What a wonderful gift for her community. You’ll Never Believe What’s Inside This Wooden Structure … It’s Made By Hand and Awesome!. Continue reading Crochet to the Max