Archive for the 'American Crafts' Category


Friday, July 11th, 2014

TGIF! Summer is in full effect here.  100° temps, rambunctious children, and lots of ice cream.  We’re actually going camping this weekend.  We haven’t been yet this year, and I wasn’t sure how I’d do on the steps up in to the trailer, but I’ve been doing physical therapy, and they have me do marches […]

Live in the Sunshine.

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Oh sunshine.  You are so pretty.  But you make me sweat, you make me have to put my hair up, you make my clothes stick to me, and sometimes you even make my feet swell.  What kind of friend are you?!  Me thinks today will be a good day in the sunshine though.  It should […]


Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

It seems only fitting that on what’s going to be our first 100° day, I post a summer card.  I cannot stand the summer – or the heat, more specifically.  I would much rather be cold than hot.  Bring on the bitter cold and sub-zero temps!  But alas, it is what it is.  And today […]

Never grow up.

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Since being off work after having knee surgery last week, I’m taking a lot of naps.  I think it’s because of the drugs.  I’m awake and chatterly, and then I’m sitting and dozing off.  And because I can’t get in to a good, comfortable position when I sleep (because of the knee), good sleep is […]

{Not my} Favorite {day}.

Sunday, June 1st, 2014

Holy hat, how did it become June already?! Well, I have to tell you, I am writing this whilst locked in my room.  My husband and my Godson, and my kids (off and on) are painting the living room, dining room, kitchen, and the hallway.  I chose the colors at Lowe’s yesterday – a more […]