May updates and favorite blogger posts.

“Fear does not stop death, it stops life.” Okay, it is getting too intense out there you guys. If I could name each month as it comes and goes I would call the month of May…Fear, or maybe May Day would be a better term. Why?, well lets see, first I will start with something…

 Thrift store treasures…corn husk dolls.

My daughter thinks these dolls are creepy but I have always liked them. I remember making these in grade school, hanging them on Christmas trees, and displaying them for Easter and  Thanksgiving. My favorites were the angels. There are still corn husk dolls out there so they aren’t that hard to collect if you decide…

       Ten things to be happy about during these times.

  This post is dedicated and in remembrance of all those fallen heroes in our country who have fought for our freedoms…never forget all that they have done. ” Freedom is not a gift bestowed upon us by other men, but a right that belongs to us by laws of God and Nature.” Benjamin Franklin…

Shopping adventures at a Teddy bear store

  Back in March, before the lock downs, before the numbers and anxiety, I decided it would be nice to stop by a little shop I sometimes will visit a few times a year to get my Teddy bear fix. Yeah, that’s right…I love teddy bears. I think they are so cute. Although I haven’t…

  Healers from the past

  “ Primum non nocere” First do no harm! -Hippocrates We get a lot of visitors here in our state from all over the world and they love hitting our trails. Whose to blame them, there are some really unusual looking things out there in the desert to see. There are also hundreds of plants…

It’s TP craft time- DIY little baskets

I still have a couple of these in me to make up real quick, well, kind of quick that is. I might run out of ideas but not just yet, plus there is a whole world of TP crafts out there online to discover. This one takes a couple days to complete because of the…

  What to watch when there is nothing to stream.

“ Day 7 at home and the dog is looking at me like, “See? This is why I chew the furniture.”   Sometimes we will have moments of streaming shows during our lock down moments. I try not to get into this pattern too much because streaming too many hours gives you a sort of…

Happy Sunday everyone.

“ Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.”                      1 Peter 5:7 Thought it would be nice to share some new flowers from our garden that have popped up in the last couple of days. The heat is here now in Arizona but not too bad yet. Flowers do not last long…

5 DIY gifts for mom from your garden.

“ Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.” Mother Teresa This one is for all those wonderful women out there who love, encourage, teach, take care of, mentor, and protect all living things from harm. You don’t have to have a child to be a…

April updates and favorite posts

“The world suffers a lot. Not because of the violence of bad people, but because of the silence of good people.” Unknown It is turning out to be one of those years. You know what I am talking about. A year where a lot of heroes will be made but also where a lot of…