I’ll Take Mushrooms with My Biscotti : Mixed Media Mail Art

I’ll Take Mushrooms with My Biscotti : Mixed Media Mail Art

  StencilGirl Column The above picture is a little sneak peek of my column over at StencilGirl today. Hop on over and have a look HERE.   Couch Talk   We got a bit of yard work done this weekend. I was able to plant…

Fishing For Fabric : Mixed Media Mail Art

Fishing For Fabric : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   I sat at my sewing machine for the first time in a month today and it felt great to be sewing. We are supposed to be going to the beach next month and I realized my daughter has no shorts. Today,…

Make Your Mark In Life : Mixed Media Mail Art

Make Your Mark In Life : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk Our daily routine hasn’t changed much but we did have a busy weekend. We bought part of a cow from a local farmer to fill our freezer. Not only did I get to see my cousin for the first time in months,…

Mushrooms Are Out of This World: Mixed Media Mail Art

Mushrooms Are Out of This World: Mixed Media Mail Art

  Bazaars, Faires and Turkey Legs    Last weekend, hubby and I took our annual anniversary trip. If you remember last year we visited Pittsburgh. This year we went to Lititz, Pennsylvania for 4 days. We did a lot of shopping the first two days…

I Can See Clearly : Mixed Media Mail Art

I Can See Clearly : Mixed Media Mail Art

Eye for Letters   I recently finished reading a book entitled Script and Scribble: The Rise and Fall of Handwriting. When I read the description to my husband he made a smart comment about how riveting it sounded. I had to laugh because it didn’t…

Look and You Will See : Mixed Media Mail Art

Look and You Will See : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Blank Canvas   Lately, I have spent a lot of time looking around my house and pondering the clutter. Minimalism is taking off and despite its appeal, I find myself struggling to convert.  Not that I like clutter but I have always unofficially adopted…

Want to Get Together, Girlfriend? : Mixed Media Mail Art

Want to Get Together, Girlfriend? : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Girl Time   I am going through girlfriend withdraw. We have been house dwellers for almost a month due to sickness and I am missing my time with friends. Every other week my cousin and I get together at my hubby’s Grandparents and we…

The Time Will Never Be Right : Mixed Media Mail Art

The Time Will Never Be Right : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Embrace the Chaos   While driving to church yesterday, our car was filled with chaos. My daughter was singing an off-key mash up of Let It Go and Chim-Chiminy in the back seat and our middle son was trying to hush her in very…

Paint that Crate : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

Paint that Crate : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

Let’s Paint After a busy month, I am glad for the time with family to relax and play. Hubby is rebuilding the back part of our deck so the children spent the day riding bikes, blowing bubbles and swatting/killing the bugs. I put our middle…

Life In A Crazy Teapot : Hand Carved Stamp

Life In A Crazy Teapot : Hand Carved Stamp

  If I were a drinking lady, which I am not, I would be sneaking some very strong spirits into my pot of tea this week. The littlest one was sick last week and the middle one came down with something similar soon after. It…