Monthly Archives: February 2011

Dress and Kindle

Sounds like a crazy combination I know, but….I am working on finishing that quilt for my first great grand child, and I decided I needed a new dress for the historical interpretation that I do near here. I finished it … Continue reading

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Wrens and a Quilt…

There’s a visitor at the bird feeders this morning, a little Carolina Wren! Word must have spread about the black oil sunflower cafe! So far, mostly the Black Capped Chickadees, Cardinals, Goldfinches and the occasional Dove have been the main partakers … Continue reading

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Dolls and Roosters…

The old black dolls and other rag dolls that were made in southern Louisiana long ago, are a favorite collection of mine. And I love roosters so I am pondering on making some patterns to sew some of these two types of dolls. I … Continue reading

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farm life…

Life on the farm is always changing and always exciting. The hens having just started laying eggs, have now decided that their quite large and roomy cages are just not sufficient for their needs, so they’ve started laying eggs right … Continue reading

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Remedies …

Well, of course I came down with a sore throat, after all, it IS wintertime! And something my Daddy used to tell me kept running around in my brain, so I thought, what the heck, I’ll try it. Well, the … Continue reading

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Howdy y’all! hope everyone is safe from the winter weather we are all experiencing! Birdies don’t understand all this “white stuff” on the ground! :-) Gotta go out and take some more warm water to the chickens, theirs is frozen solid! Bunnies are all safe and warm in thier rabbitry. Been passing the wintertime looking at seed catalogs and machine embroidery designs. http://jacsoriginals.com/the-ol-homestead.html is where my designs are found. Thanks for anyone going there! Well, y’all take care and we’ll sit on the back porch soon and have a nice visit! love, peace to all, Char

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