6‑months ago people started asking on our Facebook Class group if anything was being planned…and no one was really stepping forward stating that anything was in the works. Many people had great ideas, but no one was taking the lead. So a handful of us came together and decided to start planning something.
I recently read a blog post where the author talked about how numbers were alive for her. Each had a gender and a relationship and were a family and had certain behaviors.
That made me recall how I perceived things growing up, and talking with others I found I wasn’t alone, although each person had their own sense of how the numbers, or letters or even colors related to each other. Continue reading →
This past week I got to create a halloween costume for my 6 year old. He wanted to be Optimus Prime.
Amy was able to get a mask at work petty cheap, but no costume for the rest of it. So he was going to wear a red shirt and blue pants.…we couldn’t have that…so designer dad to the rescue! Continue reading →
Update: This is a very long post. And I am not sure how well-written it will be, as it was hard to write, especially near the end.
As many of you know, I love to knit and play with yarn. Well…I love just about ANY crafty thing that lets me create, like: sewing, scrapbooking, painting, sketching, crocheting, beading, and probably many more.
I found out some devastating news today…my local yarn store is not renewing their lease this fall. Which means it will be gone in a matter of a month unless someone buys it and carries the torch. (If I had the money, I’d do it in a heart beat). I have lots to say about this, but I should give some backstory: Continue reading →
I have a pet peeve about my clothes. I like them to stay in great condition so that they last. Whites are the toughest thing to keep clean. Add hard water to your water system makes it harder and now that 99% of detergents no longer have phosphates in them, it’s near impossible. Until now. Continue reading →