Crawfish Lake

It is no secret that I love the mountains, nature, and the ability they provide to “get away”, even if it’s only for a short time.  Over the past few years, though, it seems like I ... Read More

To Do Tuesday July 5

Welcome to To-Do Tuesday hosted by Christine over at Stitch All the Things! My list from last week includes: 1.  Dress Pattern Testing 2.  Swing Top and Dress Pattern Testing 3.  Blouse Pattern T... Read More

Wild Ones, Too!

When we were at our LARP event a couple weeks ago, I took some pictures of the foliage in the woods of the Blue Mountains; however, the weekend was mostly overcast, dark, and dreary, so a lot of them... Read More

Wonderland – Repost

  I didn’t realize I had posted this once before, but I have been feeling a bit nostalgic today remembering the amazing, unique childhood my sister, Erika, and I had.  We were truly two of... Read More


It has become summer time, and my family and I have been living at our mountain home for many weeks. Lily White is an old gold mining camp established in the early 1860’s, and it was named after the... Read More

This Great, Giant Need

For as long as I can remember, I have had this driving need to go.  I don’t need to have a specific destination, I just need to go, as if I am always searching and never finding.  There are t... Read More