March updates and favorite blog posts

“ The only safe ship in a storm is leadership.” Faye Wattleton What a month. March definitely came in like a lion and now that most of us are in quarantine in our homes, peacefully waiting things out, guess you could call that going out like a lamb. The whole world heard March roar. Oh…

    Please Pray…

“One small prayer can change a big situation. Have faith and trust in God.”   It has happened. The ugly red monster has found it’s way to people we know. My daughter’s high school friend just lost his grandfather who caught it, he is from the Navajo nation. The grandson texted my daughter to ask…

 In the garden- out with the old, in with the new.

“ Winds of March, we welcome you. There is work for you to do. Work and play and blow all day. Blow the winter cold away.” Unknown Here in Phoenix we get ready for Spring early. We don’t really have a Winter in our city, not a real one anyway. We will have some nights…

  Thrift store treasures- three tiny little mice

  Not a whole lot to this one. Wish I could remember the names of this treasure I found but this one comes from the past. It is a fun story though and I thought it would be one you  all would enjoy. But first let me explain that these mice I bought were not…

Cactus tacos

This isn’t one of those fancy recipes so it shouldn’t be too hard, especially if I can put it together. Just a quick meal that we make every now and then. They are cactus tacos which are made from Nopales cacti but you may know them as prickly pear cacti. You can grow your own…

DIY pom pom Chicks.

Some more fun to add to your Easter baskets. A few days ago I did bunnies and now it’s time to make some chicks. Supplies needed-   Yellow yarn, wiggle eyes or plastic doll eyes, pipe cleaners, yellow or orange felt, cardboard, scissors, glue, ribbon and lace to decorate (optional)   First you will need…

Dollar day do overs-pretty mugs for garden herbs

Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone.   St. Patrick’s Day blessings to you all. Wishing you… A heart free of sadness, A mind free of worries, A life full of gladness, A body free of illness, and A spirit full of God’s blessings. Have a blessed St. Patrick’s Day! Well, you all know I have not…