January 30, 2017

I make excellent sugar scrubs. I just do. This is not bragging, but fact. 

In fact, I don't make and sell anything I don't feel great about. And I really like my sugar scrubs. Once a perfect of formula, I put it in production and I feel confident.

On my production board...

January 29, 2017

So, I have had a helluva time lately with my thoughts and fears and the shitstorm happening since trump took office. 

I don't get how anyone who has a brain isn't concerned. What's been going on is just beyond comprehensible. 

There are so many protesting in the streets...

January 25, 2017

Things are shaking up here in the USA and I'm not happy. Actually, I'm terrified. 

After the election, a Facebook event went viral. A women's march on Washington for the day after the election. Sister marches were being scheduled for same day around the globe. I was goi...

January 18, 2017

So, a friend of mine may be able to restore my blog posts I lost last year. 

I've missed my blog so much. all these years of  blog posts. all the words I typed and thoughts and pictures and things and this and that.

I have enjoyed having a computer in the house because i...

January 15, 2017

So, I've been having a challenging time of it since trump stole the election. Yes, that's me being political. Actually, friends on Facebook know that I'm a bleeding heart liberal. And friends on Facebook know that I'm terrified of what may happen. It's been so scary fo...

January 10, 2017

We just had what I hope is one of the only cold spells this winter. I mean, I don't mind snow. In fact, I like a good fluffy 6-8 inch deep snow which is pretty and makes it all so quiet and I can stay in and make soup and read or weave ...

And we got that snow. How...

January 4, 2017

I live in a 900 sq ft house. As such, I have limited space and it's easy to make my space cluttered. 

Add to it my 6 dogs and a teenager; my passion for vintage items, cooking, reading and weaving; a bit of poverty consciousness and my belief in repurposing thing ...  w...

January 3, 2017

I am here ... in January doing what I do every winter. Agonizing over packaging changes for my product line.

I am so tired of the SOS. White with black lids and monochromatic labels. Or clear with monochromatic labels. I'd love to change the look. But I get so much feed...