Monthly Archives: December 2013

some girls…

… like Christmas gifts that sparkle and shine.  Some girls insist upon trips travelled far from the snow.  Some girls desire fragrance and clothing and shoes.  This girl has an old country house.  THIS girl thinks that her present is … Continue reading

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christmas comes

A Christmas day spent in Connecticut with family is perfection.We missed our Hilary and Matthew, but were happy and grateful to come together to celebrate another holiday season with our family.  Even though I was unable to finish my BIL’s … Continue reading

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a little quilt

A new baby – a simple little quilt to say welcome, Nazareth! Born just days before we celebrate the birth of Christ …  This is a child who is now part of the tribe that I call my second family … Continue reading

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early gifts

Do you know Lesli DeVito’s work?  Go see leslidevitopaintings.blogspot.com.  I asked her to paint a portrait of our little dog, for his companion who still misses him. Someone will be very happy on Christmas morning.  Lesli captured our fiercely brave … Continue reading

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inspiration

There’s so much creativity to inspire out here in blogland.  Lately I find that I am spending more time looking than doing, buying than trying.   At the end of the day I’m frustrated with my accumulation of patterns and … Continue reading

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