Thursday, June 24, 2021

Lots to Catch Up On ...


Let's just say there has been a lot going on in our family, and I am happy to share it with you.



Friday, April 03, 2020

An Unusual Need for our Nation

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Face masks have become so necessary, that I felt inclined to design my own, inspired by a number of designs I found online and in videos, adding my own techniques to the design to make it comfortable and protective, including adding a filter.  My masks are made and provided to those in need in consideration of a donation as affordable during these difficult times.  I am not looking to profit.  I am looking to produce, and continue to produce these masks until, God willing, there is no longer a need.  We can only hope.  In the meantime, I have had a number of requests for instructions on how to make my mask.  That is what I have posted here, including how to make the filter for the inside of the mask. 

I wish you life.  Stay safe.  Stay well.  Stay strong.  Stay home <3


Friday, February 28, 2020

Collage Seaspray Quilt


I've started making a new quilt!  Hope you will follow along!


Tuesday, December 24, 2019

A Merry Christmas from Our Home to Yours


Here we are bringing another year to a close, it all goes by so fast I'm afraid to blink anymore. But here we are, thinking about 2020 and what the year might bring - and how we can survive the inundation of political ads and debates over the next 11 months without losing our minds. I know! Be creative! Focus on the things that make us truly happy, enjoy our family and friends, laugh more, love and forgive always.


Thursday, December 12, 2019

What I'd Say


In a world that is wrought with hate, violence, cruelty, bullying, and worse ... Let's change this ... one person at a time.


Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Reading is Fundamental


Reading to our children will change their lives ... forever and for the better ...


Monday, November 25, 2019

Thankful for the US Navy Museum


There are times in life when you know you have reached a goal with hard work and determination.  This post is about one of those times in my life.