THE BIRDS MADE ME DO IT! THE WEEKLY SMILE – Marilyn Armstrong

So there I was. I had poured our coffee. Put the lids on. Set out the little breakfast cookies in their dishes and I was getting ready to deliver it to Garry and settle down to check comments on the posts. That was when I swiveled my head and there, hanging on to the recently … Continue reading THE BIRDS MADE ME DO IT! THE WEEKLY SMILE – Marilyn Armstrong

AS GOOD AS IT GETS: THE FULL BLOOM OF THE CHRISTMAS CACTUS – Marilyn Armstrong

As Good As It Gets - FOTD – 12/10/2018 I've been following the progress of this lovely Christmas Cactus since its first bud last month and now, it has come, I think, to the end of its peak. I watered it yesterday. The water quickly made the flowers limp as I knew it would. But … Continue reading AS GOOD AS IT GETS: THE FULL BLOOM OF THE CHRISTMAS CACTUS – Marilyn Armstrong

SOAP MAKING 101 – BY ELLIN CURLEY

My future daughter-in-law, Katie, has started a fun new hobby. Soap making. She’s always been artistic and soap making is another creative outlet for her. Soap making is creative aromatically as well as visually, so it provides multiple levels of artistry. Katie makes beautiful soaps, whimsical soaps and some simple soaps that smell heavenly. She … Continue reading SOAP MAKING 101 – BY ELLIN CURLEY

FROM THE SMALL DOG – Reblog – Sue Vincent

“The time has come,” the doglet said, “to talk of many things; Of tennis balls and squeaky ducks, and sneaky bees with stings; of why the sparrows fly so fast and if that cat has wings.” “Just wait a bit,” the writer said, “I’m busy with these things.” “But writer,“ said the small dog then, … Continue reading FROM THE SMALL DOG – Reblog – Sue Vincent