Florida in the Fall

It’s Florida, where most folks are celebrating Sunday and the soon-to-be start of fall at the beach. It may be September, but it’s also 95-degrees with 100-percent humidity. But it’s also time for me to decorate my front porch for the beautiful season of color. Using everything I’ve made, and then some, I think I…

Fall Garland and Bow Making

I usually nail down some cheap fall leaves garland to the railing on my front porch at the start of fall. Living in Florida, it’s the closest I’ll get to seeing the colors of my favorite season. But it works. I wanted to take it up a notch this year and use some mesh to…

Tie-Dye/Crafting While Camping

Camping at the local KOA campground in Okeechobee, Florida is always great fun. This campground has a golf course, two pools, its own bar, and lots of things to do (for those who want to jump in and participate). I know, you can hardly call that camping. One of the planned activities this Labor Day…

Patchwork Pumpkin Envelope Pillow

A few days ago I posted a pumpkin pillow idea I had crafted after reading a quilting blog. I don’t quilt, but my daughter-in-law does, and she whips them up faster than you can say Broderie Perse.¬†And her work is gorgeous, with an incredible eye for color. So, this is my homage to my daughter-in-law….