Category Archives: miscellaneous

1963 Ads

February 16, 2011 | miscellaneous, Uncategorized | Permalink

I was going through some of my Memaw’s old magazines….this one was from 1963…notice the 50 cents price tag! The ads in here are pretty this one… it cracks me up!!! This one creeps me out….does your baby really need that “just back form Florida”  look???

The Hat…

September 26, 2010 | arts and crafts, miscellaneous | Permalink

I have had the best weekend, I hate for it to be ending…I had no set plans….was so tired that I fell asleep at 8:15 on Friday night…but Saturday I woke early, worked on the monster, went for a bike ride to the the Neptune Festival parade with my friend Kristen and her awesome little […]

Holiday weekend…

September 7, 2010 | miscellaneous | Permalink

I had quite the relaxing weekend. Other than running to the grocery I accomplished nothing in the home making department. Instead I had fun! Dinner with family on Friday night, making art (not much to show, but I did start a canvas, make a bunch of gourd blanks and paint some tissue), napping, reading, phone […]

Empty handed

August 30, 2010 | life, miscellaneous | Permalink

Some weekends I can move mountains in the studio….and sometimes not. Instead, I spent some quality time with my mom on Saturday…we headed to Suffolk and visited with Angelia at The Red Thread Studio, had lunch at The Plaid Turnip, browsed in The Shooting Star Gallery, hit the farmer’s market, drove over to Driver to […]

Merry Merry

December 20, 2009 | miscellaneous | Permalink

A WhoArted Christmas photo….Amanda, Kelly, me, Allegra, Sara, Lindsay, and Margaret. I got together with the ladies for dinner on Friday..what fantastic group of women. I am grateful to have met them (and more) this year…we are all on the arts and craft circuit here in Hampton Roads…it is great to have a network of […]

A little late…but thankful none the less!

November 28, 2009 | miscellaneous | Permalink

Things that I am thankful and/or grateful for in no particular order: Developing Courage Having my mom back in my life My whole quirky, neurotic, and unbelievably supportive family The fact that I am attracting the most awesome people in my life! It’s been a long time coming!! I hope you all know how much […]

Monday again?

July 27, 2009 | arts and crafts, miscellaneous | Permalink

I’m not complaining….it was just such a nice weekend I hate for it to end. Amber had me over for a delicious meal on Friday night ….she is a fantastic cook, her home is so comfy, cute dogs, and a sweet hubby who went and got us ice cream…Friday’s evenings don’t get much better than […]

Wandering mind…

June 24, 2009 | arts and crafts, miscellaneous | Permalink

Judgement..being judgemental… When visiting Leona the other day she stressed that I was not judgemental…I am assuming she means in comparison to my parents because I was accused of judging someone the day after the statement was made.. So yeah, maybe calling someone a crazy pathological liar was a little harsh….and it was considered judgemental…(I […]


June 17, 2009 | miscellaneous | Permalink

“In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It’s not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.”Anthony Robbins I have witnessed a very powerful pattern trying to weasel it’s way back into my life. Bear with me […]

Soul Searching

June 11, 2009 | garden, miscellaneous | Permalink

Family dynamics, acceptance, forgiveness….all things I have been pondering since last Friday.Growing up in a household where it was us against the world I never learned the above…..I went to work for Daddy 9 years ago and I really didn’t know him (accept for other people’s opinions), we didn’t have a relationship. I can’t say […]