bits and pieces, creative diy, Quotes

Lighbox Love

October! I’m a summer girl, and I resist the changing of the seasons. Tho honestly, this fall the weather has been perfect! I can’t complain! I’m slowly adding some fall decor and accents to our home. I came across this ‘glass’ terrarium at Michaels. It was in the miniatures section. I love it, and can’t… Read More Lighbox Love

bits and pieces, pain

On the Other Side

‘See you on the other side’, I said cheerfully as the interns began wheeling me away for surgery… Of course, I meant post surgery, but my family was  abit taken back. They superstitiously didn’t want me to ‘jinx’ anything! But honestly, I didn’t worry or feel concerned either way. I was – and am –… Read More On the Other Side

bits and pieces, holidays

January

January! 2016!! Most have already resolutely approached the beginning of the year.  And I must say, I generally do too. Usually, I have aspirations of greatness, ideas brimming, big plans for the new month and year. My problem – the November/December holidays and selling season are full and packed, busy and long. By New Years,… Read More January

bits and pieces, handmade jewelry

My Gram

My Gram!! This sweet picture of a small girl with a big smile and as big a slice of watermelon at a Sunday afternoon Sunday School picnic is my Gram. (I also love the bits of wheat seen in the background!)  The Kansas kid, Grace Marguerite  must be about 5 years old here. It would… Read More My Gram

bits and pieces

Lost!!

Sadly! oh so sadly!! the last six months here have been lost!! Granted, I am a newbie here on WordPress, but can hardly believe that six months worth of posts, pictures, follows and comments by you, my so kind readers is lost! Floating around, I presume, in the internets space… I am most sad that… Read More Lost!!