September 22, 2010

Artist Jimmy Wright

Someday I will have a Jimmy Wright painting of my own.  I have admired his work for years and I even found a reproduction of one of his Polar Bears that I could afford… but what I really want is a REAL piece. Sadly he passed away in 2008; Occassionally his work is for sale in a local gallery […]

September 21, 2010

Fall Wreaths

I think Fall is my favourite! It’s not quite fall here on the westcoast yet, but this is for all of you who ARE experiencing the turning leaves and cooler days.  These wreaths are my inspiration this season, Perhaps they might inspire you?? Dont forget your www.flyerland.ca michaels coupon before you head out the craft store!! […]

September 18, 2010

Good Deeds

Great Canadian shoreline Clean-up this weekend! I was lucky this year to have such an upscale beach to work on… Thanks Victoria, you are so clean! On my way home I doubled down on my good deeds as I saw a little black dog on the road.  I managed to catch her and brought her […]

September 16, 2010

Hair Don’ts

OK,  the greys were showing and to be honest about 4 months of roots (re-growth for the un-initiated), the stylist is on holiday until mid October and funds are a little tight-ish so the logical choice is a DIY project, Right?.  I see those skinny witches with their long flowing locks tempting me on TV with […]

September 13, 2010

Squash is Good

My Inspiration: Anniversary dinner at Italian Restaurant on Friday Night

My Menu: Roasted squash Manicotti and Pork Tenderloin with apple gravy.

My Wine: Sovereign Opal 2009: Calona Vinyards