Category Archives: family

And then there were four.

Spacious Nuthouse Estates is currently chock full of nuts! And, er, cats. The Youngest and her cat have come home for an extended summer visit, before heading up to the Pacific Northwest. They’ll be making the permanent move later this … Continue reading

Posted in cats, family, Family Life, in the studio, jewelry, The Artist | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Still Life On Mountain

The huge horrible task of taking our very overgrown and wild yard down to bare earth and creating a fire-safe zone around the cabin is done. The last of the bags of detritus went off to the slash pile this … Continue reading

Posted in Cabin, cats, family, Family Life, Fix It Up, gratitude, In The Mountains | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

And just like that, Craftcation was over.

I woke up on Sunday morning, the last morning of Craftcation, and wandered down to the lobby. The decorations were coming down, the things were all packed up, pop up shop closing, and oh I just felt so sad. Just … Continue reading

Posted in family, Family Life, food, gratitude | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Another August, Another Birthday Season.

Only this birthday season is kind of special. It involved pink champagne. And some truly fabulous decorations. Because somebody special had 18 candles on her birthday cake! Okay, that’s actually just ONE candle. But, you know, it was a very … Continue reading

Posted in family | 1 Comment

home again, home again, jiggety jig

It’s nice to be home, surrounded by purry kitties and my little dog, but I did very much like being On Vacation and it’s a little weird to contemplate jumping back into it all. Being On Vacation means you can … Continue reading

Posted in family, gratitude | 1 Comment

Letting go.

It was a big weekend for the girlie, here at Casa Tuxedo Cats Will Help You With Word Problems. This was the weekend that she took the Get Out Of High School Free Test (she says, “with a bunch of … Continue reading

Posted in family, The Artist | 11 Comments