• Crafting in 2017

    I have been thinking about what crafts I want to do in 2017.  I made some doilies for Paul’s mom and my parents gifts for Christmas.  They were lots of fun to make, but they seem like they will be pretty big when they are done.  I’m using this pattern here, and I only finished it half way because it was already the size I wanted.  But I think this year I’m going to try and make at least one full size.  But it does seem pretty big full sized, guess we’ll just see how it goes.  🙂 I plan on getting out more and take more outdoor photos.  Right…

  • Keeping busy

    Its hard to believe that its February already.  It’s been a busy beginning of 2016, but so far all good things that are keeping me busy. Here is something you may not know about me.  When there is a big project I plan to work on, everything else seems to go on hold, especially in my mind, until that project is done.  I get through the bare basics, knowing that this project is waiting, and I never feel like I can get on with other things until this project is done.  But yet when I have time to work on the project, I don’t always do that, so things are…

  • Vacation, gifts, blessings ad time away from blogging

    Yep, so many things going on right now, which is one of the reasons I’ve been away from the computer.  So I’m going to try to condense what has happened in a simple blog post.  🙂 Paul had a nine day vacation and we did lots of different things around our town and a neighboring town. Besides movies and bowling, we relaxed at home a lot too.  Paul really needed some down time, and it was nice doing things at home together.  Then we had a dear blog friend and her family visit on Monday night through Thursday morning.  It was a great time, and the Lord truly blessed us…