Archive for November, 2014


It’s Time for Trees

Oh, the fun I have with these jewels! When the first cold front hit New Mexico, I was ready and waiting with my trusty glue gun and my beautiful pile of old jewelry. It seems I’m better with a glue gun that I am with a camera.  Just can’t capture the depth and richness of […]

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An Audrey World

So many times I long for a fairy tale world.  Yet, even as I type that, I realize a fairy tale world would still be filled with villains and tragedy.  There’s no escaping that. I suppose my daydream actually finds me acting out the roll of the sweet soul who never harms another, always has […]

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Valuable

I get such a kick out of moments like this. I was having my eyes examined for the latest prescription for reading glasses.  And my optometrist – with his high powered vision gadgets – said “Pretty earrings.  What is that gemstone?”  He proceeded to tell me that he collects gemstones. Being the ever-frugal-pat-myself-on-the-back soul that […]

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Election Day

It’s Election Day.  If ever there was a day to wave a flag and wear red, white and blue, this is the day. Surely the founding fathers could never have imagined America today, filled with interstate highways, airports, cell phones, super stores and computers.  But I do believe they dreamed the nation would survive, and […]

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