• Christmas Blizzard 2016

    We had a great Christmas weekend.  We went to an annual Christmas party at a friends house, which was a blast.  This was their 11th annual party, it just isn’t Christmas until we go.  🙂  We had our close friends over on Christmas eve to celebrate together, like we do most years.  It was fun and a great time.  By the time they were heading home that night, it had started snowing.  On Christmas day we woke up to a very white Christmas, but still had a blessed morning, opening up gifts, enjoying a breakfast casserole I put together the night before, and calling our parents to wish them a…

  • Creative in 2016

    There are few different things I want to work on this year, and being more creative in 2016 is one of them.  I’m learning a new way of knitting, I have a class to learn tatting, I want to cross stitch more and work my photography. Do you like taking taking classes for learning new crafts?  I’ve joined Craftsy and I am already taking their Continental knitting class, and I have their Tatting class waiting for me.  But I’ve also found some free, online classes for my photography.  I much prefer free.  😀  I want to start doing more things like this to relax, decompress and just rest. Right now,…

  • Photography in 2016

    I’m not a New Years resolution person, but I do like setting goals for myself when possible.  And of course at the beginning of any year, it seems like a good time to evaluate and work on some goals.  At times I hate talking about goals because then if I don’t follow through, I feel like I’ve failed.  But you know what, I’m not going to let that stop me from sharing.  If I accomplish some of my goals, that is great, if I don’t, then that’s fine too.  🙂 One of the goals, or things I want to work on this year is my photography, specifically composition.  I have…