Nine years ago yesterday, our little Ellie was born. Ellie is our Yorkshire Terrier and manymost days is the center of our universe, if for no reason other than she is a Yorkie and will not be ignored! They are fun like that! I first held her in February of 2007 while working for a local … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Ellie Rose Barnett Elish!
The smell of sawdust and wood shavings and even a small whiff of turpentine have always been fragrances that appeal to me. I suppose the turpentine comes from my love of oil paints. Wood smells clean and, well, woodsy. Imagine that! I am a big lover of woodsy. So, it is not a big surprise … Continue reading Something Interesting for the Table