MORE PIE JODI

I laugh when I read this title. My dad used to yell “more pie Jodi” when he wanted another piece. He could sit and eat a whole pie!! haha. Today it’s cloudy, colder and we are expecting a dandy rain storm, so I’m baking! Home made apple pie, cooked in a brown paper bag with…

PICKIN AND GRINNIN

I have great kids!! For years I have wanted to learn the banjo so guess what……my kids all pitched in and bought me one for Mother’s Day! Wow what a surprise!! This old women is taking lessons and I LOVE IT!! Not so good at pickin but boy I’m a grinnin, from ear to ear!!…

MAKES ME SMILE

Hiding rocks today with my bff Jenny. So much fun until I stepped on a snake!! eek

BLUFFDALE “ROCKS”

We live in a great place! However sometimes people and life can be so cruel. My family has decided to bring a little happiness, joy or just a smile to your face. We paint rocks and hide them around our great city, Bluffdale Utah. We encourage you to follow us on Facebook at Bluffdale Rocks…

MY FEET HURT

Oh my gosh!! Me and my daughter CheyAnne have been canning ALL DAY! My feet and back are killing me but oh so worth it when I feast on my own canned food. 11 quarts of peaches, 5 jars peach jam and my favorite, 18 pints of chili sauce. Busy day but so worth it!

OH MY HOPS

I have hops coming out my ears. Today I picked and bagged the hops fresh outta my back yard! I’m a hoppy girl😁

WELCOME HOME

My grandson picked out his very first sheep to raise and show in our county fair. It was suppose to be a market lamb…sold at the fair, in which he could earn some money to purchase an RC car, something that he has wanted for a very long time!! Buyers typically pay well over what…

NO POLE DANCING

Nope not here! It’s a distaff… they are used to hang flax from, then spun into beautiful linen. I handmade and painted it in a variety of bright and fun colors and patterns. I also wrapped my own handspun yarn around it and I’m making pom-poms and flowers to add to it. Nothing plain around…

I’M DYEING

I love this technique! It’s called Ebru or marbling. I am dyeing paper today for a 2019 journal. I can then record my spinning, knitting and crocheted projects in it. I love the flower and swirly designs and you can mix colors to create one of kind art work. Here’s the paper drying. SO PRETTY