That time I realized I am… kind of boring — I mean, that I love routine

To remind myself about what I did earlier this year, so that I can blog about it, I’m going through my pictures. I use my camera a lot – for pictures of my pets, for pictures of products or works-in-progress for HaldeCraft, for pictures of whatever color I’ve recently put …

The one where all the kids surprised Bill and Linda and it was awesome

So, one thing going on this weekend in addition to the Crafts & Drafts, that I haven’t mentioned, was a super secret surprise of getting all the kids down here to surprise Bill and Linda and celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary. Their anniversary isn’t until April, but part of a …

You take the good, you take the bad, you take them both and there you have…

We had dinner with Chris and Sharon last night – we’d been trying to have dinner with them for about two months but kept having to push it back, and Sharon gave me the loveliest little sampler she cross-stitched… It’s not that 2016 has been a personally horrific year; in …