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Teapot Tuesday

Isn’t it adorable??  A lovely teapot with an apple on it.  Friend and blogger, Audrey, from Minnesota Prairie Roots, along with her husband, Randy, recently paid me a visit and spent the night at the Chiles Bed and Breakfast.   377 more words

Tea And Teapots

The dancer

Today I’d like you to meet Kiesja, the labradoodle I wrote about earlier. It turns out she is not just an ordinary labradoodle: she is a Australian labradoodle, also known as the Australian Cobber Dog. 159 more words


Something to share

I’ve been working on so many quilts recently that I’ve not been able to share… some for classes, some for new patterns

This one though, is one of a couple I’ve been making for pure pleasure to gift to people I love. 129 more words


Day 18 - Walking in the Middle of the Night

The last time I had walked in the middle of the night looking for a promising party and some crazy fun was six years ago when I lived in Rouen. 112 more words



Today is my last day of freedom. In about 12 hours I will rejoin the workforce full-time. I’m a little nervous. I couldn’t have done this without the support of so many people, but mostly I have to send all my gratitude to Keith, who despite my horrible ways, has always been there for me. 81 more words


Depression is costly--in more ways than one

I’ve been thinking a lot today about how costly my depression is, and I’m not just talking about prescriptions and medical bills.

I’m talking about the cost in family and social relationships. 489 more words

Mental Illness

Hello Kitty Vans

Matching Hello Kitty Slip-On Vans. Chilling at The Grove…listening to live music…perfect SoCal weather. Life is good.