rainy weekend

Who doesn’t love a rainy day?  Softly falling rain, soothing like music to the eyes, ears, and soul after a dry spell. Promises of rain often come to naught, especially when desperately needed.  But, it’s a whole weekend drinking binge forecast for the thirsty ground and plants.  Every gardener and farmer must be as happy as their thirsty plants. I plan to spend some of … Continue reading rainy weekend

upstairs workroom

Well, I have finally finished turning the upstairs bedroom into my Etsy business workroom.  I know . . . I only showed you a couple months ago on Facebook what the table would look like and the chair . . . but, it is all finally done.  Here is the finished table.  It’s a standing table and it’s rather high, but then I’m rather tall.  … Continue reading upstairs workroom

springfield extravaganza

I spent this morning at the Springfield Extravaganza Flea Market in Springfield, Ohio with my daughter.  It’s a 3-day event held on the third weekend of May and September and is always best attended on the first day, because the good stuff goes fast.  From experience, the absolutely best things go on Thursday, which is set up day for the vendors, and the entrance fee … Continue reading springfield extravaganza

barn sale

My sister and I went to a lovely barn sale at French Hen Farm today.  Every Mother’s Day weekend they have a 2-day spring sale, and then starting in June, the barn is rented out for weddings.  It’s a picture perfect farm with a beautiful red barn, pond, farmland, and of course, chickens. The barn is lit by several dozen different and beautiful chandeliers, giving … Continue reading barn sale