Monthly Archives: December 2013

my Linen-grad

And this is the a little something I’m making for myself! You know my Mom feels that culturally I’m more German than American. I look at her and go BWAH HA HA !!!! Because, no.  BUT it did occur me … Continue reading

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Photo Friday Best of 2013

A picture from the cemetery Lisa and I went to in Eureka Springs.Check out more the excellent photos at Photo Friday.

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Putting the X in Xmas

You and your dirty mind!  I wish my life was that interesting.   I’m talking about cross stitch .,, I have a few  projects in the works, I know, when I don’t I?  I have forgone the BIG PROJECTS as … Continue reading

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All About Christmas Eve

We always used to “do” Christmas in the mornings when I was kid.  Since I’ve moved back home, my Mom has rescheduled Christmas festivities for Christmas Eve.  We all decided to scale back this year and Mom didn’t decorate like … Continue reading

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An update on the little bordello in the big woods…

… you know, I need to own that name, but I fear that the web traffic it would attract would be disappointed to discover it’s just little ol’ me blogging about my dog, my writing, and my crafty ways. It … Continue reading

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Wrapping with a ripper

The more i get to  know my Mom the more I realize I am my father’s child. Yesterday my Mom went out and did some Santa-ing, and delivered gifts to a few friends. My Mom made an assortment of breads … Continue reading

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Photo Friday – Comtemplative

 This is the park that I go to for our walk during the week.  We’ve upped it to 2 miles, and I like to do a mile of it on my own. There’s a little picnic table next to the … Continue reading

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my top 10 …

One of my favorite things about Thanksgiving is that after feasting it is socially acceptable to listen to Christmas music.  I know some of you think that is way too early, but if I had my way, we’d listen to … Continue reading

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Photo Friday – The Big City

Since I am trapped, trapped, TRAPPED until tomorrow and could not take a big of Bull Shoals, the littlest big city ever, I’m using one from Eureka Springs, which was a pretty fun city. For more big city pics go … Continue reading

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as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced

This post was originally going to be about traditions. Saint Nicolas Day is one of the best days of Christmas season, When I was little, on December 5th, I would put my boots out on the steps, and Saint Nicolas … Continue reading

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