Monthly Archives: April 2014

My Sacred Heart Seniors Came over for a Dinner Party

I have known most of my seniors at Sacred Heart all of their lives. I had three of their mothers at MHS. So, we go way back. I have had most of them for the 9 nine years I have … Continue reading

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Front Bathroom Finished – Now Houses Collections

The front hall bathroom was the third room Jeff the Painter finished. We got rid of the old wallpaper and the huge plate glass mirror.  The bathroom was divided into two rooms with a door in between. I got rid of the … Continue reading

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Chair Found in Trash Now a Family Treasure

As I was driving through the neighborhood a couple of months ago I saw the pieces of a mahogany chair with a carved back piled up in a neighbors trash. I thought if nothing else the wood and the carved … Continue reading

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Victorian Bench Made Out of Cardstock – Fun Paper Cutting

Several months ago I started working on a Victorian  bench paper cutting. I got a piece of card stock and drew off the seat, back, front and two sides with arms. I drew it in pencil. I used an Exacto knife to … Continue reading

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My Spring Flowers are Pretty Inspite of Me

I’m not a gardener. I don’t “work” at it in the yard. I plant and hope it lives. This spring I had really pretty flowers and I didn’t do one thing. I do have a big new iris bed that … Continue reading

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A Package from A New St. Louis Friend

When I got back from Hannibal, Mo I got the nicest note from Hallye B. Bone and some fabric and an applique block. She is a certified quilt appraiser from St. Louis, Mo.  She said she enjoyed my presentation and my sense of humor … Continue reading

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Strawberry Lemonade Ice Box Pie

I’m havng some of the senior class over for supper tonight. I have had most of them for eight straight years. I guess this is my way of saying thanks for putting up with me. I love them all. They are … Continue reading

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