An Apple and A Quote

Day 328 – Bead Me Up!

Bead me up Scotty… Well, you know the rest. I definitely feel this way driving in city traffic, watching Jersey Shore (I may be one of the only people on the face of the planet who’s watched it only once),…

Day 325 – So… Sew!

The sewing machine joins what the scissors have cut asunder, plus whatever else comes in its path.  ~Mason Cooley This quote pretty much sums up what I do when I get my sewing gear out. I have no skill or…

Day 323 – That’ll Do

“That’ll do, Donkey. That’ll do.” -Shrek It’s Fairy Tale Friday! What an amazing modern day fairy tale Shrek is. An ogre who finds true love with a princess who is beautiful on the inside. Shrek goes on quite an adventure…

Day 322 – Bella Bluebird

How shall we adjust to the morning silence that does not belong In the empty space left by the absence of our bluebirds song? – Wendell Long Yesterday I got a phone call. A friend had passed away unexpectedly. I had…

Day 321 – Lovey Dovey

“Really love your… apples, want to shake your tree” – Steve Miller Band, with a slight improvisation. This song takes me back and makes me sing it in the goofiest of ways, swaying my hips and hearing the tune in…

Day 315 – Sit & Watch

Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn.  ~Elizabeth Lawrence August is marching on.  I’ve started to feel the air change and the weight of the hot days lift. Last night the first hint of fall showed…

Day 303 – An Experiment

Every great inspiration is but an experiment. – Charles Ives Lately on Saturdays I’ve been creating a “Saturday Apple” – an apple that is pretty but simply painted and that doesn’t include any post. It was a bit of a…