Mom…

This is a picture of my mother, taken sometime during the 1950’s.  I don’t typically share a whole lot of photos of my family on here (except for my husband and dog) because I want to respect their privacy; but…

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Red velvet…

I get that the world might be tired of the whole red velvet dessert thing, but I may not ever; especially when made in cahoots with salted caramel.  It is not the way of my people to say no to…

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About life…

If you haven’t already caught on, it’s Valentine’s week.  Some people flip out over this day, and of course others would rather it be crushed dead.  I’m in neither category.  But if I were to choose a stance, I’d stay…

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Once Upon a Time / 34

I had some nice down-time this past week; not a whole day off but enough snippets of calm, hanging out, and relaxation to instill me with enough clarity and motivation to move along to my next stage of work.  I…

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Make / 6

As an artist, I generally gravitate more toward playing around with textiles, fabrics, metals- that sort of thing.  But every now and again I reach for the watercolors because I love to see how it plays on various surfaces.  It…

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Drink carts…

I’m what one might call a cheap date.  I’m a lightweight and any alcohol I sip does its thing after about a half a glass.  But I do enjoy a good drink now and again; even my favorite non-alcoholic drink,…

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