Handmade Life

Little glimpses of my week in the sewing studio. I finally purchased some “Liberty of London” fabrics. IView full post »

Sedona with friends…

Last Friday I met my friends for a fun afternoon in Sedona. It was one of those gorgeous, perfect days. We live 30View full post »


The Winter was unusually warm and super dry. January was warmer than March. So many things happened since December&#View full post »


I had a sad Winter. My cat Tobias died. He struggled with chronic renal failure for several months. From October toView full post »

indoor gardening ideas

Indoor Garden Ideas

During the cold season I get crazy about indoor plants. They are a reminder that this season will soon pass and SummerView full post »

An Inspiring Photographer

Andrew Montgomery works totally blew me away! I could spend hours admiring his photos {all above}.  I found one of hisView full post »


Little one’s collection of acorns.View full post »

drifwood mobile ideas

Something I Made: Driftwood Mobile

I call it “driftwood”, but in fact I used “bark nuggets” from our backyard to make this mobile.View full post »


Last Sunday, strolling through the neighborhood…View full post »

This Morning…

Surprise! Is it Fall or Winter? Yesterday’s brisk wind announced this morning’s snow. There are trees stillView full post »

fall foliage

It’s Finally Fall!

Fall is my second favorite season here in Northern Arizona. The light is gorgeous, the colors are everywhere. Nature isView full post »