Art, Crafts


The Ginja Ninja asked the other day, as we were out together for something else, if I would please take her to the flea market. I knew what she meant – we live a few miles from two of the largest flea markets in the world, but that’s not where she wanted to go. They… Read More Handkerchiefs

Crafts, family, love

Musing on Gifts

I’ve been getting ready for a flying visit from friends, and as I was preparing the house for eyes other than family, and baking because my love language is ‘have you eaten? Here, have a cookie.’ I was also thinking about gifts, and their impact on our lives. It’s not easy to give meaningful gifts… Read More Musing on Gifts

Crafts, Humor, Naturalist

Just Weeds

I did something yesterday I haven’t done in years. It’s a thing I’ve done since I was a teen, but since the move to Ohio, I haven’t had the room. Some habits, though, just don’t die. I picked weeds for the table. See, the Otaku Princess gave me a vase for Christmas. She thought it… Read More Just Weeds