Category Archives: Life

Doodling along

I am such a tightly-wound type A personality that taking time to something as simple as a doodle is a big step for me. So, I found Zentangles! I love the different designs with no “set” rules.  It allows me … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Goodness close to home??

YES!  I am in heaven!  A wonderful gluten-free bakery just opened up nearby!!  Lindy’s Gluten-Free Bakery! I stopped in yesterday for the first time.  I am going to have to make it my personal mission to make sure they stay … Continue reading

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My thankful post

It has been quite a bit of time since I last posted.  Of course, I am always busy, always going and doing.  But today and tomorrow I am making it a point to stop for a minute and think about … Continue reading

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Come walk with me..through the International Market (some gross pics)

We have a giant international grocery store here. I love ethnic food so I go there occasionally, but I am also amazed at some of the things I find that you would NEVER find in the local grocery. Come…walk with … Continue reading

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Giving Props

I’d like to give props to a few upstanding and extremely talented lampworkers and jewelry designers. First up BetsyMn.  Her beads are adorable and she is an awesome totally great member of the lampwork community.  Just look at those beads!! … Continue reading

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My On-again Off-again blogging

I haven’t been blogging.  Most of the time I feel I have nothing interesting to say.  Also, I have been struggling with my health since 8/07.  That was when we moved into my “dream house”.  Which turned out to be … Continue reading

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What’s the strangest thing in YOUR refrigerator?

I actually won a radio call in show once with this question. Why? Because in my fridge was a Praying Mantis Egg Sac!  Yes, a real one.  I was keeping it in hibernation until the spring so I could populate … Continue reading

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Taking a terydactyl to the vet

Yesterday was an adventure. I had to take my Greenwing macaw to the vet for his annual and to make sure that he is only going through a heavy molt and not plucking. Taking a 3 lb bird to the … Continue reading

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Did you have a good holiday this year?

I was pleasantly surprised at how well our Christmas went.  We decided to cut back a lot and to be honest, I think it was a better Christmas for it.  The two 14 yr olds decided to combine their gift … Continue reading

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Close Encounters

A few weeks ago I took a few days  off to spend with my boys before they go to High School (EEEKKK!).  We went to a local small zoo.  My family and I seem to have a Bird Whisperer vibe … Continue reading

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