Do You Know About MedicAlert Bracelets?

This past summer, Hubs and I went on a wonderful hike.  I promised you I would write about the MedicAlert bracelet I wore while hiking.          It is important that I have medical information available at all times in case of an emergency.  I researched different types of medical alert companies and […]

Wrensday: Growing Greens Undercover

We’ve been eating greens from our garden all winter long.     How have we managed that?     By gardening undercover.     We’re growing spinach, lettuce, pok choy,  swiss chard, collards, and kale.  You can see that some of our lettuce has gone to seed because it has been such a warm winter for […]

Pearls and Pistols

  This may offend some of you.  If you think it might offend you, please click to another post and read something else.  Thank you very much.   This past weekend I did something that I never thought I would do.   I shot a handgun – while wearing pearls.  Yup, pearls and pistols.   […]

New Ruffled Items In The Etsy Shop

  I’ve been having a great time upcycling skirts into fun things to sell in my Etsy shop.   First, this beautiful pillow was upcycled from a teen skirt.      This ballet bag was upcycled from a little girl’s skirt.     This bag sold a few minutes after I added it to the […]

How To Make A Firefighter Costume For Your Child

  In mid December our preschool went to the Children’s museum in Portsmouth, VA.  My grandfellas, who attend the school, had a great time.  Their favorite area was the mock fire station, complete with Firefighter costumes.    I decided right then that the boys would be getting firefighter costumes for Christmas even though we had already purchased  […]