WORDLESS WEDNESDAY – Through the Gazing Ball

There is something about the handblown glass, beautiful colors, mesmerizing reflections, and soothing shape of gazing balls that fascinates me More Wordless Wednesday here! Advertisements

FRIDAY FACETS – Handmade Lace

Yesterday, I was at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston for the event ‘Gardner After Hours’. Boston Handmade  had arranged for a special discount since the emphasis on this evening was on handmade.… Continue reading

WORDLESS WEDNESDAY – Boston, You’re My Home

(for those of you who like music with their reading, click here) I am not a born and bred Bostonian. And I live in the suburbs. But I love Boston. Moved here 2… Continue reading


This week, I want to share some intriguing wall art I have found in various places. underpass in London. It is used by skate boarders same underpass, different graffiti tacked to another underpass… Continue reading

FRIDAY FACETS – Compost Dyeing Part 1

The weather is finally a bit warmer, so I can switch from Snow Dyeing to Compost Dyeing. Being a vegetarian, I have probably more vegetable scraps than most people, and I have found… Continue reading


I had lots of fun playing with this technique this winter. There certainly was no lack of snow in New England, to the contrary, and you know: ‘When life gives you lemons…’ This… Continue reading


It’s that time of the year again when the Easter Bunny hops through our gardens and leaves colorful surprises. My sons are too old now for regular Easter egg hunts – one away… Continue reading

Bark It Up!

Since the season for snow dyeing seems to be over here in Massachusetts (although, I do remember a certain Easter Egg hunt in the snow years ago – so who knows!), I will… Continue reading


My mom passed away last Wednesday. I have not seen her in about a decade. And this was only for a very short time, and only because my brother arranged it. I chose to… Continue reading


Wishing you all a New Year filled with joy, happiness, giggles, friends, success, luck, and health ! More Wordless Wednesday here