Harvey and a cute embroidery pattern

Thanks for all the notes and well wishes.  We are recovering from Hurricane Harvey. We had 38″ of water flow through our house.  We are not in a flood zone.  It hit us by surprise that there was a chance of flooding at our home.  On day 1, Harvey was hitting Rockport, TX, I was […]

I heart NapTime! No true-r words were ever spoken!

I came across this blog a few years ago and I will confess to you the name had me.  I am a napper!  And a bog called “I heart Naptime” – too close to home! Jamielyn is a mom and a very good blogger.  Her site is always filled with recipes and crafts.  Most of […]

Let’s make hats! Mini Hats!

Don’t you love a homemade Holiday ornament?  I do!  I make one ornament every year and give them with the friends treats. I have a friend named Marcie.  She has 25 years of ornaments on her tree.  Some look like her kids made them in elementary school but you have to learn somehow. I saw […]

Cookies! Cookies! Cookies!

I love to bake!  I love to eat!  I love Cookies! Today, I would like to introduce you to my favorite blogger ever.  She surely doesn’t know it but she has changed my waistline quite a bit.  I cook almost everything she does.  She travels and brings you photos and review of all the restaurants […]

Happy Holidays!

It’s Holiday time and I really haven’t been blogging for a while now so I thought I would introduce you to some very talented bloggers with some cute ideas. Enjoy Chelsea’s Messy Apron. I love these jar ideas. All “do-able” and easy for a neighbor or teacher gift.   Happy Crafting!  MJ  

Welcome Back!

Here we all are! We went from a small family of 5 to a group! I love that! Welcome back to me. See what’s new!

2 Stitches – 2 projects! And a good deed!

“As you begin a new start after your treatments, we hope this handmade washcloth will help you wash away the last marks of your radiation journey.  May God bless you as you begin a new day.” New Start Volunteers That is the words on the card attached to the washcloth I was given when I “graduated” from radiation. In January of this year, […]

Fancy Photo Hanger

My best ideas are from craft stores.  I saw these photo hangers in the framing department and couldn’t resist taking them to another level.  Yes, I get to get out the glue gun again!  I’ve used that gun more in 2016 than I have in the last 10 years I have owned it.  My friend, […]