• Autumn wreath

    I saw a pattern on Pinterest for a Christmas wreath and I thought I could make a fall wreath too.  When I looked for the items she used to make the wreath, I didn’t like it at all, so I created my own version of the project.  😀 I found some bulky yarn in fall colors.  I crocheted a length from each other, simple double crochet.  I then braided it, glued it on some cardboard and added some fall foliage.  I don’t think its bad for my first try.  What do you think? I plan on making a Christmas one too.  Its my first time doing projects like this, but…

  • Snow on the mountains

    We had a vacation a couple of weeks ago.  It was a staycation mostly, but we did take a few days and go out to see my family.  My sister has a guest suite of sorts.  It’s a nice, big bedroom, with it’s own bathroom, a very comfortable bed, a couple of chairs and satellite TV (something we don’t have).  Plus we had free use of her living room every night and kitchen during the day.  We got to see family and enjoy some great time with them.  Carrie was sweet and tested about 3 different cookie recipes using GF flour, and they were all so good. Most of the…

  • Photo Sharing

    How do you share your photos?  Is it strictly on Facebook?  Instagram only?  Maybe just your blog?  Or do you share them on multiple venues? That was a question I was asking myself lately.  I like to share through my Flickr, my blogs and Facebook but I’ve seen a lot of use through Instagram.  I’ve never thought much of Instagram because I tend to take more pictures with my Nikon and not my phone.  But the other day I took the plunge and joined Instagram. I still can’t decide how much I like it.  I know it’s a great way to share photos from a phone, but I don’t take…