Of course - any day leading up to Christmas can turn into a frosty, wintry day. Frosty, wintry days aren't too bad. If I don't have to get out and drive on the frosty, icy roads or shovel snow. Today, I got up and went hiking early this morning in 36 degree weather. Brrrrrr! I … Continue reading 38 Days til Christmas – Frosty, Wintry Days
I went to check my mail today - like it was any other day - and then realized, after I opened my mailbox and it was empty - today is Columbus Day. A Federal Holiday - Banks, the post office, and schools are closed today. Sigh. Must be nice to be an intrepid explorer, and … Continue reading Columbus Day and a Life Update
So I have been absentia for awhile - no major reason, I just needed a little break. I missed writing blog posts though. It's in my blood. During my prolonged period of silence though - I came up with a blog post schedule - hopefully... There is no way - yet - that I could … Continue reading Let’s Make a Card – Using an Aluminum Can
So.... recently, I have decided that I am going to put my main energies and focus into my booth at Willowstone. - (Booth#78) - building up my inventory with lots of crafts and homemade home decor. - So stay tuned for more projects using an eclectic supply of various brands including Stampin Up and Chalk … Continue reading My First DIY Scrapbook Kit – Feb 2018 Project – Flutterby Dolores
Last year I read the book, The Happiness Project, by Gretchen Rubin. She talked about writing her 12 Commandments to help her on her journey to find happiness. She described her commandments as "overarching principles by which to live her life and not just average resolutions to help her form a new habit." I like … Continue reading The 12 Commandments of Debbie – Revisited and Revised for 2018
December 1st - the first day when the Christmas season officially starts here in this household. Up til now it has been the Holiday season but December 1st brings the beginning of the Christmas season. We kick off the Christmas season on the first with my middle child's birthday and prepping to put up the … Continue reading Making Glitter Ornaments
I just noticed that my blog just got it's 50th follower!!! I want to thank everyone who is following me. You are all important to me. I would love to give something to everyone - but since that would be impossible - (except for giving my time) - I do want to do some type of … Continue reading Crafting Time Giveaway
Day 11 - #Write31Days - I have to admit - I am feeling in the depths of despair today, the doldrums, navy blue... I found out today that unless my husband - (currently in Afghanistan can't get the POA's here by Friday - we can't close on our new house or sell the house we … Continue reading Best Laid Plans?