Monthly Archives: June 2010

Backward Seasons?

I live in the mid-west and June is one of my favorite months. It’s warm enough to sit  on my porch, read a book and drink iced tea. This year, June has been more like August, hot, heavy, humid air … Continue reading

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Gardening as a beginner

It’s July and I’ve pulled a lot of weeds, touched a worm (yuck) and enjoyed radishes, lettuce and herbs from MY garden! The radishes are all gone now, but in the fall I’ll replant them. They were in the planted … Continue reading

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Review: Whisper on the Wind by Maureen Lang

Whisper on the Wind is so different from what has been coming out in historical books. I hope we readers see more books that take place in during the World Wars. This book takes place during WW1 and is set … Continue reading

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Paint Magic

Odd, but I can’t use my hand on the computer mouse without it going numb (it is getting better), but I have been able to use a paint brush. Yes! I love to paint. I’m sure when my husband built … Continue reading

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Review: A Hopeful Heart by Kim Bogel Sawyer

Unexpected treat!A Hopeful Heart is a fresh twist on the prairie brides theme. This time brides have to go to school and learn how to be a rancher’s wife before they can even court. This fun read has a bit … Continue reading

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Reveiw: A Tailor-Made Bride by Karen Witemeyer

In J.T. Tucker’s world he know without a doubt that women who like fashion are the worst kind of evil, the kind that don’t make good wives and mothers. Hanna Richards is a seamstress determined to earn her way by … Continue reading

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Creative Thursday–Remember the Strips?

It took a lot of time to cut all of these strips, even though I used my friend Diana Z.’s aquuilt. Without that machine I would still be cutting! I wasn’t quite sure what kind of quilt I would make. … Continue reading

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