Monthly Archives: February 2016

Mountian People Have Inside Yard Sale

( I just found this old post I hadn’t published. It was in the fall.) This weekend the people on the mountain had a yard sale at the old Buchanan clinic. Good thing. It rained all morning. After I exercised I went … Continue reading

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Peanutbutter Cookies

I found the best recipe the other day for peanut butter cookies. It was in the Evening Shade cookbook.  Remember the old TV show, Evening Shade with Burt Reynolds? It was a cookbook made by the people of Evening Shade, … Continue reading

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Jim’s Sketti

When my brother and sister-in-law’s flight back to Japan was cancelled because of the snow, they were here another day. They asked what was open in Morrilton for breakfast and supper. LOL! A snow day on a week day in Morrilton? I … Continue reading

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Morrilton Sit and Sew – Jan. 2016 Meeting

Last Thursday was the January meeting of the Morrilton Sit and Sew  at my studio. Fannie, Becky, Deanna, Joan, Margaret, Dee Ett, Natalie, and I was there. Everyone brought stuff to work on. Natalie showed us her new quilt for … Continue reading

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Miniature Baskets

Last week, to get out of town for a few minutes, I went to the Oppelo flea market. For a big building to have so much stuff, I couldn’t find anything,  but some miniature baskets. Baskets fascinate me. I worked … Continue reading

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Roy Dudley’s Sale

Last week Liz and Pete took me to Roy Dudley’s sale in Little Rock. We found some neat things. I got a china dresser set with raised roses, a cut crystal toothpick holder, a glass small spoon, 2 glass salt spoons, … Continue reading

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My $2,715 Yard Art Wooden Sculpture

The first estimate to cut down the 90-foot tall pine tree that was struck by lightning was $4,000 to $5,000 dollars. Read the find print on your insurance policy. They will pay up to $500 for the LOSS of your … Continue reading

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My New House Phones – What an Ordeal!

When the lightning stuck the tree/house I lost 4 house phones. The phones were old, but I had special places for each one. So, when I went to buy them back Best Buy only had one I would get. I … Continue reading

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The Village – A Miniature Watercolor

Since we got back to school and the lightning strike on the house, I haven’t had much time to paint. I had a few minutes one day, so I started this miniature watercolor. I wanted to do several types of building … Continue reading

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Burning Christmas Presents

Burning Christmas presents is fun.  I did a little wood burning this year for Christmas presents. I finished a cross, a big wooden “A” for Ashleigh, a small wooden purse for Amy, and Mrs. Barbi’s family ornaments. I did a … Continue reading

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