Monthly Archives: December 2011

Christmas Surprises

My husband is so clever.  Sitting near my computer is a small Gumby and Pokey set.  (A gift from Martha a couple of Christmases ago, it is a joking reference to a yoga nickname.)  Gumby and Pokey love to play … Continue reading

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Art Fashion Show

My youngest child graduated from LSU yesterday!  Does this make me officially an empty nester?  She’s already been living away from home for a while, so our home has been empty.  I guess this means I can finally clean out … Continue reading

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Santa’s Workshop III- felt flowers

Two more gifts finished! I’ve used the hand-dyed, hand-made felt scraps purchased at the Quilt Festival in November to create felt flower headbands.  This felt is so thick and lofty.  It was wonderful to stitch on.  Pearl cotton in both … Continue reading

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Santa’s Workshop part II

One of the toys in my therapy bag at work that I love is a small sack of crayon rocks.  The rocks are sized perfectly to elicit a good pinch/grasp to develop little finger muscles.  And they come in a … Continue reading

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Fairy Wonderland

Burton and I are back home again after our trip to Washington DC to visit Alison and her fiance, Ryan.  We had a wonderful time spending Thanksgiving with them and seeing many monuments and museums.  Alison and I shopped at … Continue reading

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