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My New Snail Nutcracker!

My New Snail Nutcracker!

          My wonderful husband has been working in his shop for a while making a new nutcracker.  He made one like it for the Nutcracker Convention this year which was sold and is now in the Nutcracker Museum in Leavenworth, WA.  I thought he was making this current one to sell too.  Well, he surprised me and said that he wants me to have it.     I just love it!  Isn’t it remarkable? He...

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What the heck is that?

What the heck is that?

I was taking out our trash and something in my flowerbed caught my eye……. What the???????? Yep, my daylily had become this little frog’s hiding spot for the day!  I really wasn’t expecting that! Molly was not too impressed……. I’ll be back...

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I Have a Blog? Oh Yeah…..

I Have a Blog? Oh Yeah…..

No excuses about huge the lapse in posting here.  I am just going to move forward and today seems like a good day to do it.   I am not going to go and ramble on about what we have done since January I am just going to start with some of what has gone on this past weekend with the wildlife around our home. We have had quite a few bright orioles show up at our humming bird feeder this spring.  They normally come for just a couple days and...

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!  I hope you’ve had a wonderful holiday season.  We have had a really nice holiday season this year.  Brandon has been on vacation and we have just been hanging out at home and doing some visiting too. Everyone had a really nice Christmas.  Just look at what my sister and brother-in-law sent for me! I just love it!  It looks perfect by our castle. Now it is on to the new year.  I listed Brandon’s newest...

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A Treasured Souvenir From Disney World

A Treasured Souvenir From Disney World

A couple of months ago while planning our trip to Disney, I found a post about the artists they have that create silhouettes.  You can read about them and view the video about them on  Disney Parks Blog. I decided that was definitely something I wanted to have done when we went.  They have a few locations around Magic Kingdom, one on Main Street and one  by the castle on the way to Liberty Square… We had our son’s...

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Come In……We’ve Been Expecting You……

Come In……We’ve Been Expecting You……

Welcome to our Halloween Blog Party.  How nice of you to stop by…..Come right this way….. It has been a hectic time around here, so much to do so little time.  But I won’t bore you with all the strange events that have been happening in our abode…..I think first we should sit for a spell and have a couple refreshments and I will show you around…. Help yourself to a cookie….. Or try a cupcake….. I...

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