Category Archives: Animals

Praying Mantis

  My hummingbird feeders have been very busy lately.  And just this week, the praying mantis have come to feed as well.  They aren’t equipped to eat the sugar-water but they are equipped to snatch other insects who might be … Continue reading

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My lovable, sweet, dumb dog

Gonzo was in a rare mood the other day.  Usually he is bouncing around like a rabbit, but that day he was posing for me, like he knew it was important for me to take his picture.  Wish the backgrounds … Continue reading

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Glasses case for Etsy

I’m still working on the baby quilt, but I had to take a break last night and make a glasses case.  I felt the need to do something with denim again.  Here’s how it turned out. The denim is from … Continue reading

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Missin’ my critters

While I was in St. Louis, my main responsibility was to feed my daughter’s animals, three dogs and two cats.  They were great company and I miss their morning kisses already.  Well, from the dogs, anyway.  The cats were a … Continue reading

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Christmas stocking rag quilted place mats

I listed another set of rag quilted place mats on Etsy tonight.  I’m having fun making appliques with “fur” cuffs. I had planned to use the set of stockings that I made for my how-to, but then I decided that … Continue reading

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Post a Day 2011 #6 – It’s Thursday

I dipped into the archives tonight for a picture for my blog.  I posted this one a couple of years ago on Vox.  We still have Lady, although we figured out recently that she has been here about 10 years.  … Continue reading

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