Purple Flowers, A Friendly Chicken, and Lime Jell-O

Well, we’ve made it through May, with its heavy schedule of rehearsals, graduations and jam-packed weekends. Much rejoicing! Two perks to the season – We’ve had fresh flowers all month, thanks to the bouquets ¬†received for opening nights and performances. There have been plenty…

We’ve been having beautiful weather here this past week. Today, I went for a walk along Main Street in nearby Hampden, a little town that was first settled in 1741 (though called by another name at the time). Here’s the town’s Historical Society building,…

A Shift to Beading, Afghan Update, and Flowers (of course)

This Mothers’ Day, I sat down at the dining room table and spent several hours playing with a beading kit I’d picked up some weeks back. It was at a bargain store and very inexpensive.¬†One of the projects was this necklace. I love it….