Tease

I’m working on a super spectacular something withNikki at Design Coyote. It’s almost ready, but I really couldn’t help myself from sharing. Just a little.

Bluebird skies

Oregon is, for the most part, decidedly gray. But we have been experiencing the most beautiful, clear, crisp weather for the past four or five days. Just gorgeous. But cold. Which is okay with me; we used to live in Montana and I swear I can handle 20 below as long as the sun is […]

Anticipation

My website has been down for 8 days. Eight! Ordinarily, that is not panic-inducing but considering that my traffic went from maybe 150/day to FIVE THOUSAND after the Pioneer Woman post – there has been some subsequent, and I think appropriate, panic. Thank goodness for Google, because I think that’s how most people are finding me […]

Profiles in Furrage

We have three cats in our household – my self-imposed limit. Sometimes I feel that I spend 60% of my time managing kids and 40% managing cats. They are equal parts muse and menace. Steve is the matriarch. We found her on my husband’s college campus almost 15 years ago and she has been giving me the Stink Eye […]

Addendum

I’ve got two additions to my New Year’s guideline list, and they’re actually ones I’m looking forward to. Spend 10 minutes every day looking at something beautiful. Spend 5 minutes every day making something beautiful. The first one is easy. Seemingly. I have piles of books, magazines and a list a mile long of blogs […]