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Strawberry Overload!

Strawberry season just starting in North Georgia and I can’t wait for it to be in full swing.  This past weekend, I took the tinies to our local strawberry patch for some fun in the sun.  803 more words


Remembrance through Stories and Sewing: Creating a Witness Quilt [Video]

William Blake recognized artmaking as a powerful tool to address the pressing social issues of his time. In this spirit, the Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University invited guests to experience the exhibition “William Blake and the Age of Aquarius” and join Melissa Blount, Evanston-based artist and activist and creator of the Black Lives Matter Witness Quilt, to produce a new collaborative work of art.  238 more words


Roasted Red Snapper - Deceptively Easy!

Flaky, white, juicy fish!  YUM!  I fell in love with Red Snapper on a trip to Belize about a decade ago.  It has rapidly become my favorite fish to prepare at home.  821 more words

Hands On

Sunday Open Letter 4 ~ Thank You, Lucy Worsley

Thank you, Lucy Worsley. Since I discovered you in a BBC documentary a few years back, you’ve been my favourite historian. I’m always on the lookout for one of your new documentaries or for your latest book.  328 more words

Sunday Open Letter

Rolex Submariner Date (116610LV) and Tudor Heritage Black Bay (79230G): Hands on review & comparison

Rolex Submariner Date-116610LV: Introduction

As far as icons of the watch industry go, the Rolex Submariner is in a class of its own. For many years now the famous model has been arguably the most sought after watch ever made. 2,418 more words

Watch Reviews

Preview | Hands-On With BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle

This article was originally posted on Nintendo Scene on 10th April 2018.

As I’ve reported previously, the wonderful guys at PQube are publishing the upcoming anime fighting crossover game, BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle in Europe. 915 more words


HSM #3: A Regency Smock Apron

As I take a break from sewing the sleeve wings on my 1630s bodice, I am using the time to finally share a bit about my new smock apron with you. 571 more words