Monthly Archives: July 2015

Stringing Along

I thought that stringing would be super simple and almost didn’t even want to try it, but it is very appealing so decided to give it a go. Well!!! It is not as easy as it looks. I started with an Italian-themed necklace for a good friend. I arranged the beads, strung them, held it …

June 2015 Reading

June was not a month of prolific reading, or purchasing for that matter. Ivan Doig’s books have often been on my library wish list, and with his death this year, have been more on my mind to read lately.  I was perusing my local bookstore and came across The Whistling Season, which I opened to …

Staycation!

My mother came up to visit me for a staycation.  We were on the same page about taking it easy, and it was great!  We did go out of the house each day, whether to take a walk, run errands, browse the local shops or go out to eat.  We didn’t leave the house until …