I’ve been a little “octopied” getting ready for the holidays…

I was asked recently if I could make ornaments of someone's family members. Hmmm, I'd only ever made  animals, but people? If nothing else, it was a good challenge.  So, I did my best and here's what happened...   I've been getting more and more requests for custom-made ornaments. Here are a few...    …Read more I’ve been a little “octopied” getting ready for the holidays…

Sewing Stitches vs Surgery Stitches

This morning at 7 am, as I sat in the Radiology department of the hospital, all prepped for surgery to remove my port, I found myself rehearsing what I was going to say to the surgeon. "Look, it's not terribly red anymore, and it doesn't hurt. Can we skip  the surgery?" These were not the…Read more Sewing Stitches vs Surgery Stitches