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Wendy’s Birthday Dinner

Wendy is a member of a  group of us that get’s together every Wednesday to play Dominoes.  It just so happened that her birthday fell on our Domino night and I wanted to make a special dinner.  (Wendy… Read More

Summer’s End

Where does the time go? Christmas Beads Already

Hard to believe Christmas is just around the corner. I’ve had request for holiday beads. So I’m starting to list some seasonal beads in my shops. Esty Shop ArtFire

Lake Lure – Wordless Wednesday

Bananas with Rum Sauce

4 bananas, peeled and sliced   4 tablespoons butter 1/4 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 cup rum 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 cup chopped walnuts In a skillet melt 3 tablespoons butter add brown sugar… Read More


When I first started doing lampwork beads  3 years ago I wanted to make “pretty” beads.  I found a wonderful group at WetCanvas Glass Art that had a bead exchange for Halloween beads. I joined and decided to… Read More

Relaxing on a Sunday morning.

Homer and Henry had a fun fill day yesterday and just need a little extra rest and relaxation this morning.

A few new dogs available at Esty

Not Mom’s Rice Pudding.

Well, darn I always have a picture of my recipes but we were so fast to getting into the warm and tasty rice pudding I forgot to take a picture. A friend of ours Wendy (author of Henri… Read More

Do pigs smile?

Stop by my Esty shop and see all my smiling friends.