Monthly Archives: July 2014

venue of vultures

this was the scene overhead as we headed out on the lake to fish Monday night. every evening in the summer the vultures circle sailing on the  heat thermals in the sky swooping in large arcs higher and higher until … Continue reading

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hummingbirds

this picture would have delighted my Mom. Mom died June 11 this year. My family and in particular my sisters and I decided we would do everything we could to let Mom stay in her home till the end. So … Continue reading

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wip

this is my WIP this week. it is crocheted with 2 strands held together in cool greens and blues. all solitary skeins that are gathering dust in the closet and under the bed. it is a little wonky around the … Continue reading

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mutt-puppy

  Meva is a little embarrassed …. while I was at my Mom’s in Michigan  she made the police blotter of the local paper . apparently someone called the police and reported that we were keeping a wolf at our home. … Continue reading

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basket making

Tuesday morning right before leaving for the cabin I snapped this picture of the humming babies. Lucky I did the babies have left the nest and are on their own. I suspected this was the case as soon as I arrived … Continue reading

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up close in the garden

having fun with my camera. up close these leaves look like art. this sunflower came up on its own. good thing cause I didn’t have time to plant any seeds. a wild poppy left over from last year bee balm picked … Continue reading

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Mid-weekend

     

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harvesting color

it was a lovely mid-weekend*. the temp were just right …not scorching hot. and the sky blue with just a few wisps of clouds. I got a whole lot done in the garden or maybe I should be honest and … Continue reading

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quilting

this project is going slowly it may be a bit over my head. but I am going to try to finish my Mom’s last quilting project. Mom started this quilt last year for my son. she spent a long time … Continue reading

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baby hummers

                     

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July will be a month of finishing for me. I brought home my Mom’s last quilting project. she was making it for my son. she had finished a little over half the blocks before she lost her sewing mojo. I quilted … Continue reading

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