I Just Couldn’t Do It!

The minute I clicked the shutter… I bonded with him He’s so cute and fuzzy and he looks like he has a scruffy little mustache He can’t eat that much… can he? Maybe I’m not cut out to have a garden if I have to commit… CATERPILLARCIDE 😦 Could you? Maybe a big bird willContinue reading “I Just Couldn’t Do It!”

Detour

It began just like any other weekend morning… coffee with a few close friends out by the pool but with so much to do my daydreaming came to an end and reality quickly set in. I took the easy way out and popped in yummy orange rolls for breakfast I will later justify this indulgenceContinue reading “Detour”

It Was Worth The Wait!

I was patient…I’m going to sit with that for a minute because I don’t get to claim that sentence very often.  it really feels good. I knew what I wanted. Exactly what I wanted and I waited for just the right moment.  all I had to do was be patient and low and behold. IContinue reading “It Was Worth The Wait!”

Just Kick’n Around with Some Fun Stuff

Does this mean what I think it means? That somewhere in my flower bed…there’s a naked snail? Maybe he out grew his shell. I feel his pain what makes me think it’s a he? Because you know how guys just leave their stuff laying around  🙂 I placed it back in the flower bed… thinkContinue reading “Just Kick’n Around with Some Fun Stuff”

Miraculous and Inspirational

I bought a piece of exercise equipment today I’m still in shock that I would do this because I’ve always thought it was just too extravagant Why spend money on equipment when you can just get up and walk around the block? But I posted a question on my face book fan page this morning.Continue reading “Miraculous and Inspirational”

“Out of My Dreams & Into My Heart”

October 2003 Rustique Art jumped out of my dreams and into my heart these ideas or dreams…they come in my sleep I keep paper and pen by my bed sit up. turn on lamp. write it down. draw it out. click off lamp. go to sleep. the ideas kept coming…creating what was envisioned I eventuallyContinue reading ““Out of My Dreams & Into My Heart””

Darlin…You Love Me? Then You Must Love My Rust

Nope that wasn’t in the wedding vows but I knew before I said “I do” that I was in for a lifetime of… Packer football (he’s a die hard fan) Ranger baseball (because there were no baseball teams in WI) fraternity reunions and road trips with kids and dogs I knew that he smoked andContinue reading “Darlin…You Love Me? Then You Must Love My Rust”

Daffodils

Daffodils by William Wordsworth I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o’er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. Continuous as the stars that shine And twinkle on the milky way,Continue reading “Daffodils”

Rusty Hinges Hang’n Out in the Garden

Remember my adventure at this place? The Shop that’s filled with all kinds of rustic loveliness. I bought so many things here Mr. Cline began to wonder if I were from another planet.  Or maybe he thought he hit the lottery 🙂 Who knows what he was thinking…but he was happy to accommodate my flurryContinue reading “Rusty Hinges Hang’n Out in the Garden”

Some of the COLOR in my yard…and one STRANGE looking something!

too funny. the silver leaf maple tree has been cut down for two months. this huge log is just laying in my backyard. apparently it has other plans. do not plant these trees close to your house.  the magic of morning dew drops on “purple heart wandering jew” lovely bloom from my “Dalina Midi Hawaii”Continue reading “Some of the COLOR in my yard…and one STRANGE looking something!”