A Look Back at Christmas 2016 in Photos

SOME CHRISTMAS TREE CLOSEUPS...The Nativity Nativity in a Star given to us by a dear friendOne of four banners...Noel, Merry Christmas, Joy to the World and Peace to All.Vintage style glass ornamentA Santa that has been in my husband's family for over 100 years!The true meaning of Christmas...a Savior for the world.Czechoslovakian glass bead garland with … Continue reading A Look Back at Christmas 2016 in Photos

Just a Little Chalk Art and a Wee Fairy

It is finally cooler here in Georgia, so I have been trying to get the house more into the season. I decided to fill the seasonal 24x36 chalkboard frame with a few pumpkins and a favorite quote.These photos are not the greatest. I took some early in the day with my phone camera. The others … Continue reading Just a Little Chalk Art and a Wee Fairy

Days 13-17 Five-Minute Painting Self-Challenge and a Tomato Sandwich

The daily five minute paintings have continued. Unfortunately, time has not allowed me to get them posted here or on Facebook. I think this will be the last of the self-challenge posts as a few other projects need my attention. The photos are once again less than excellent quality  (phone camera.)First up is "Fringe Lily." … Continue reading Days 13-17 Five-Minute Painting Self-Challenge and a Tomato Sandwich

Days 10-12 Five-Minute Painting Self-Challenge

My last five-minute painting post was on Friday.  It is now Tuesday.  Yes, the painting is still going on and no, there have been no posts since Friday.  Just a little bit busy and a little bit lazy.  Trying to get back on track. I did skip Sunday because it is a day of rest … Continue reading Days 10-12 Five-Minute Painting Self-Challenge

Day Nine – Five-Minute Painting Self-Challenge

Had fun working out with our new home gym today and am feeling pretty good.  I might not be able to walk tomorrow but tried not to overdo.  We shall see.Today's painting is of another favorite fruit. It's summer and in the summer is there anything better than a perfectly ripe, juicy delicious nectarine? They are … Continue reading Day Nine – Five-Minute Painting Self-Challenge

Day Eight – 5 Minute Painting – Self Challenge

I suppose this is actually day nine but since I did not post a painting on day eight, I am counting today as day eight.  Day eight was spent assembling a home gym. My husband, stepson and I all lost a good two pounds each from the assembly alone. We are very hopeful with the results … Continue reading Day Eight – 5 Minute Painting – Self Challenge