Archive for July, 2015

“Amazing” Crochet Ribbed Scarf ~ Working in the BLO

“Amazing” Crochet Ribbed Scarf ~ Working in the BLO

Last fall, I got the bright idea to crochet a vest. Well, as it turned out, I was a bit over optimistic about my crocheting and pattern reading abilities.  The whole thing, from start to finish, was one big fiasco. Most of my time was spent ripping out stitches and starting over. I could only bring myself to work on the vest occasionally, because every attempt was so darn frustrating. I’m […]

By July 31, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Tucson Center for Creative Photography

Tucson Center for Creative Photography

Richard and I have been suffering with a case of the summer doldrums. Tubac, where we live, is a seasonal town. People come here in the winter to enjoy the mild climate. They depart for the summer to avoid the blazing heat. Summer here can be pretty dull. There are very few social activities. We’ve been spending most of the summer cooped up in our […]

By July 25, 2015 1 Comments Read More →
Texas Rangers

Texas Rangers

I  knew it was going to be a glorious Sunday when I stepped outside for an early morning dog walk and I was  met by the stunning Texas rangers along our driveway. They were in full bloom.   I know they’re just some flowering shrubs. But, I find this rare burst of color in the desert to be overwhelmingly joyful. It’s monsoon season and we’ve been lucky to have a few really […]

By July 12, 2015 0 Comments Read More →