Monthly Archives: December 2012

2012 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.  It hasn’t been my best year of blogging as far as posts, but I’m still pleased to report that the blog is alive and well.  Here’s to … Continue reading

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The Leaky Igloo and Other Snow-Globe Making Adventures

You can go to Anthropologie and buy a snow globe for forty dollars. OR you can make one for under $5.  Last year I made snow globes for the first time after finding a tutorial on Pinterest.  This year I … Continue reading

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If you are a regular reader of the blog then you probably have read my recent thoughts on giving, and the painting that I’ve been working on for a special person.  I mailed the painting last week, and now that … Continue reading

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Let Heaven and Nature Sing

I know that I said I was going to update the blog with a picture of the dog that I started painting, but I decided to hold off until I can tell you the full story behind the piece.  So … Continue reading

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