Happy New Year! One Word Resolution

Agape I was inspired (as always) by Sarah’s post , in turn inspired by another blogger, to use one word to shape my new year, rather than a list of resolutions.  It’s not that I don’t believe in resolutions. I do.  I usually make and break the same...
Handmade Gift Roundup

Handmade Gift Roundup

A birdy for Sondra.  Thanks to the ladies at French Picnic for the inspiration.  The lace wings are made of lace belonging to Sondra’s late mother.    Sponge Bog pj bottoms, made by 10 year old son for his (almost) 18 year old brother. One more grab bag from 10...
Gifts for Wine Lovers – I Guess That’s Me

Gifts for Wine Lovers – I Guess That’s Me

Annie surprised me by making this wine cork bulletin board.  I had snagged a bunch of corks last year and kept them in our craft room.  She found a shadow box frame at JoAnns and filled it with corks.  I love it! One day after she stole the corks, I went looking for...
Knitting Needle Clock – and He’s Mine!

Knitting Needle Clock – and He’s Mine!

I’m pretty sure I’m the luckiest girl alive!  After 20 years of marriage, my husband managed to surprise me with this amazing gift he made.   It will be mounted on the wall in our craft room/office.  He wondered why I was so thrilled with this gift.  I...