Merry Christmas!

This image is available from Les Becker Designs as a greeting card! Click the pic to check it out!

Snow. And a Sales Pitch.

I got up this past Saturday morning to no hot water. Not “run out of hot water” no hot water – I mean, “no water coming out of the tap” no hot water, so… No shower for me. Luckily, as it turns out, because I was surprised (oddly,...
The $5 School Cake…

The $5 School Cake…

When Ruby was a young girl, her school in Northland had a fair once a year, in the spring. It offered the usual school fair “stuff” of the era; games of chance, 4H projects, etc., and students could show off (and sell) their needlework and baked goods. One...
Bento Boxes…

Bento Boxes…

You would think I could have it both ways. Tha “art” of building a bento box is, apparently, a lesson in meditation. One learns patience and serenity blah, blah, blah while getting the food ready to pack, and then designing a pleasing arrangement in the...

I Sits…

Random Song-for-the-Day: “Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem – featuring Rihanna