my 2020 bullet journal setup

Oh, hello! I didn't notice you there. *raises sunglasses* Well, this post is overdue. But, I finally found a spare moment to take pictures of my bullet journal. If you'd like to see my bullet journal spreads right before this, check out this post. A few details before we get started. . . --I use … Continue reading my 2020 bullet journal setup

A Trip to the Ark Encounter

Hello there! Here are some photos 📷 from my summer vacation. You can check out the first part here: A Trip to the Creation Museum Let's get started with a photo of the whole ark. Here's a detail of the inside beams. Isn't this a lovely view of the skylights? This is an example of … Continue reading A Trip to the Ark Encounter

Sailing in San Francisco Bay

Hello there! I recently went sailing in the Golden Gate Bay in the schooner Freda B. schooner--noun--a sailing ship with two or more masts, typically with the foremast smaller than the mainmast, and having gaff-rigged lower masts. It was the first time sailing (other than being on ferry boats) and I thoroughly enjoyed my experience. … Continue reading Sailing in San Francisco Bay

A Trip to the Creation Museum

Howdy folks! In late June, my family and I visited the Creation Museum, something we've been wanting to do for some time now. It was spectacular! There was a petting zoo and a lovely expanse of grounds. In the lobby, there was a series of panels discussing the truth of myths and legends, such as … Continue reading A Trip to the Creation Museum

Road Trip Essentials

Hello folks and fellow travel enthusiasts! Anytime during the year (except maybe heavy snow, heavy rain, bad storms, below zero weather) is a great time to take a short or long road trip! I love road trips and exploring the country by car. From the comfort and convenience of your car, you can see and … Continue reading Road Trip Essentials

Weekend Photos

Greetings and Salutations, to quote Eugene Meltsner. (Do you know where he's from?) Over the weekend, I took a photo shoot with some of my art pieces and a garland of lights (I have a set from Terrain at Anthropologie). I took these photos in a dark bathroom and then turned the lights on. What … Continue reading Weekend Photos

Felt Owl Key chains FOR SALE

Hi guys!! I am selling felt owl key chains this year! They are about 2.5 inches tall by 1.5 inches wide. If you are interested, contact me! They make great stocking stuff-ers and gifts.  They cost $5.00 each. Here are some photos of my current stock. Not all are available. If you contact me EARLY ENOUGH, … Continue reading Felt Owl Key chains FOR SALE

Lacis Museum of Lace and Textiles

Because of Museum Day, I decided to go to a museum. How could you not? I decided to go Lacis in Berkeley, CA. They had a very interesting exhibit on pina cloth. Pina cloth is made from the sinews and fibers from the pineapple tree.  They scrape the leaves with a pottery shard to get … Continue reading Lacis Museum of Lace and Textiles