Did You Survive Turkey Day?

It is 4:36 my time here in Washington State, 7:36 on the east coast.  Did you survive the big day?  I did. Hope it was a good one for you! Actually, there was a lot for me to do today.  Michael and I decorated our little corner of the Grow Washington store in Snohomish, WA, […]

New Etsy Shop I’ve Found!

Good Morning, all!  Just last night I received a convo from Etsy from June of Jaydees925. Now, I get convos all the time from people, but this one was special.  It was from my sister June, who has reopened her shop with some lovely items. Check it out at: http://www.etsy.com/shop/Jaydees925?ref=shop_sugg Have a happy Thanksgiving! Karen […]

Brining Turkey

Hi All! Another Thanksgiving post here.  This one is about the way you cook your turkey. My turkey ALWAYS takes a bath in a brining solution overnight before cooking.  This process makes a very juicy and tender turkey and imparts flavor directly into the turkey meat before cooking. A brine consists of water, salt, and […]

  Hello all! Over this past week we have featured the beautiful shop of Sophia Varnava, Sophie’s Hats And More. Today let’s all say Happy Anniversary to Sophia in honor of the one year anniversary of her Etsy shop. Happy Anniversary, Sophie!

Thanksgiving Is Getting Closer

Can you feel the excitement?  November is winding down and Thanksgiving will be here next Thursday.  Are you ready yet? We all look forward to the day off and the holiday meal.  Some even look forward to sitting in front of the tv for football. I well remember those days of counting the days until […]

Welcome to another edition of my Interview with Sophia

http://www.etsy.com/listing/112604492/aviation-theme-keychain-steampunk The question of the day is this: Do you have any one item that is your best seller? Answer: I would have to say my crochet hats are my best seller.  I would say because they are versatile and people use them the most.  They are easy to take care of and toss in […]