Tag Archives: lampwork

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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The internet – It’s an interesting place

The internet can be a great place to learn, to “travel”, to meet people you would never have the opportunity to meet otherwise. Then, there’s the “dark side”.  There are predators and people who are, perhaps, unbalanced.  Like Ullja Kuntze, … 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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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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My Fantasy Job…

If I could do anything I wanted and still be able to live comfortably I would say that I would be an animal trainer. A whisperer type. I have been told by trainers that I was born with the ability … Continue reading

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