Beautiful Tagua Seeds

July 7, 2009

A special treat for me, the kids are still asleep and I am able to enjoy my cup of coffee in a quiet, peaceful house.  Steve is in South America for business. When he travels I let the kids sleep with me in my bed. We had fun watching Jurasic Park lastnight. I enjoyed seeing…

Beautiful boro…..

July 6, 2009

We had a great 4th of July holiday despite the kids being sick. The weekend was jammed pack with parades, BBQ’s, fireworks, croquet and much more. The advil and tylenol kept everything under wraps but later today we head into the doctors and cure whatever my son has for good. I came across these boro…

Summer fun close to home

June 30, 2009

We stayed home most the day today, though it was still full of fun. In the morning, I pulled out the croquet set and thought I would teach the kids how to play.  I set up all the wickets and the game begun.  The mallets were adult size, so it was cumbersome for them to…

Tobey Bracelet

June 28, 2009

The weekend is winding down. The kids are downstairs drawing and my husband is working on his computer. I just photographed a few pieces of jewelry that I made this weekend, posting an image of a bracelet I made with a beautiful focal lampwork bead by Nancy Tobey. I love her lampwork beads. This piece…

Happy Friday!

June 26, 2009

As you can see my wordpress blog has a new look. The prior design wasn’t the finished product and having trouble figuring out what we wanted to do, I, along with Andrea, with Mystic Computing, decided to leave it alone for a while. I knew I wanted something light, clean and fresh looking but was…

It’s all about silverware for me lately….

June 18, 2009

I can’t believe the beautiful and interesting pieces of jewelry that can be created with silverware. A few weeks ago I was browsing etsy, I really enjoy seeing everyone’s creations, and I came across etsy artisans who create awesome jewelry with silverware. I was so inspired afterwards that I went down to the basement to…