Monthly Archives: December 2008

Go Pack Go!

I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas – I know I did and I can’t believe it is already over.  The best part is that now I can post some of my finished pieces that were Christmas presents!!!   It is no secret that my brother is an enormous Green Bay Packers fan.  He has […]

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A new appreciation…

I have a new appreciation for what my  Yia yia (grandma) and mom would go through in preparation for the holidays and the meals included in those holidays.  While I helped, I never was in charge. Meals at my Yia yia’s involved enough food to feed most of the southern suburbs of Chicago.  It didn’t […]

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Merry Squirrels.

Are you done with your Christmas gifts? Sorry – I was screwing around on YouTube with my girlfriend Jen and we were watching those fainting goats -anyway, knowing that YouTube is a treasure trove of video delights, I stumbled on this fellow -I thought it was hilarious and had to share it – it never […]

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Humbled and moved…

While I don’t want to push the images of my children and the joy involved with those images down on the blog roll – I was both humbled and moved today.   I went to Linens and Things today – they are closing – another victim of this economy.  They didn’t have much left – […]

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Christmas time is here……

It’s almost Christmas!!!! Okay so I have to say that my son makes one of the cutes elf’s EVER!!!  Yes he wore the whole outfit to his Christmas show at school, yes he wore red tights with black converse (sporty elf, I called him!) and yes, he did manage to lose his pants that afternoon […]

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