His Lordship got me this amazing bat for my Birthday along with other fab gifts. It really swings about in the wind.
Thursday, July 8, 2021
It is tons of fun to be able to cut glass. It is so easy I should have owned a glass cutter years ago. It has allowed me to make little repairs to some of my Halloween favorites like these little metal votive holders acquired from Target a decade ago. The glass had broken and they were kind of blah until now:
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
I made this beauty just in time to give to Baby M and the Son of Nell as a gift. They are officially part of that rare demographic for millennials. Golfers you say? Nope - homeowners.Nothing says congratulations on your new home like a stained glass spiderweb. Perhaps an ordinary mother would have given a Bed, Bath and Beyond gift card - I don't know because I am not ordinary.
Monday, June 28, 2021
Thursday, June 24, 2021
Last year I grew both black petunias and black and yellow petunias. At the end of the summer, inspired by Monty Don of Gardner's World, I harvested lots of seed with the intention of saving myself hundreds of dollars by propagating my own plants.
This is what they looked like last year.Fast forward to this year were nothing turned out as planned. Genetics had its way with me and low and behold, the array of colors and patterns that these two produced is astonishing.
Here are some solid colors in a pallet of pinks and purples.