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Tasty Crab Cakes

These crab cakes make a great appetizer or just add a salad you you’ve got a great meal. 16 oz. Crabmeat 2 eggs beaten 3 Tablespoons Mayonnaise 1 ½ teaspoons Old Bay Seasoning Pinch of cayenne pepper (depending… Read More

Taking time to make jewelry.

I always find myself at the torch instead of making jewlery.  Yesterday I took the time to sit and and make a few necklaces.  I will be listing this for sale at a 1000 Markets where I sell my jewelry. 

Fireboat on Lake Lure

WOW that is a lot of water coming from the fireboat. It was a nice day and the fireman where out on the lake, I guess making sure everything was working correctly. Soon the mountains will be green,… Read More

Turkey Chili

    Ingredients: 2 pounds of ground turkey 1 medium onion chopped 2 carrots sliced 1 bell pepper chopped (I like red but you can use green if you like) 2 stalks of celery, chopped Pinch of salt… Read More

Peter has a korny joke to tell.

What is a rabbit’s wedding ring  made of ?  …..14 Carrots

Making New Friends Around The World

I’m having a GIVEAWAY! A long with over 500 other bloggers at  One World One Heart.  I have joined the One World One Heart giveaway, an event sponsored by Lisa  Swifka .  Blogs from all over the world are… Read More

Ferdinand Frog on Blue Bead

Frog on Blue Bead Not a very original name for this cute guy…any ideas? (Thanks,  Deronda  perfect name for his guy.) This is the hardest part is titling my beads with a names. The blue bead is some… Read More

Honey Pecan Squares

 Delightful flavor of buttery honey chewy and gooey pecans. For the crust: 2 cups of flour 2/3 powdered sugar 2 sticks of butter (yes, use butter no substitutes) Spray with oil or grease 9 x 13 preheat oven 350F…. Read More

Polly the Parrot

I guess Polly was inspired by Ruby my studio partner. We’ve had Ruby for at least 25 years she is my bird and really not very fond of Craig. I have to say the feeling is mutual between… Read More

Easy Italian Tomato Vegetable Soup

Easy Italian Tomato Vegetable Soup Get yourself a fairly large stockpot at least 6 or 8 quarts. You’re going to want to put lots of veggies in this soup. 1 medium onion chopped 2 stalks celery chopped 2… Read More

Floral Amethyst Heart

I’ve been working on vertical hearts with flowers.  I’m so inspired by one of my lampwork  friends Deronda who does the most detailed flowers. You can see some of her work on her blog and Deronda also sells her beads at… Read More

How can you tell if you puppy is to big?