words that bring me strength…

i made these using my photography & graphic design instruction (self taught on both accounts) skills.  i needed to create something that would bring me strength, to remind me what is important. these cards were created for me to stand on, to remind me. i printed them business sized & taped them all over my…

snow in June…in Alabama?!

photography by Henry Saab, my 11yr old son. i think he did a great job. as for me? I got really, really furry & dirty. But she is worth it

me & my dog

an oldie but goodie. i found this photo among my many thousands today. Apple took iPhoto away from me & replaced it with crap. i am putting all my images somewhere else. anyone else dislike the new “update”? UGH! Apple, you made my week, hell.

how to freeze wishes for future use…

the childhood impulse to blow these dandelion seeds to the four winds still lives within me. I’m grateful for that. I like the feeling of hope showings it’s shining face. I picked these at their peek & sprayed them with high gloss varnish. i let their stems dry in the sun, on my windowsill.  I…

my floating gemstone

This is Oscar the 2nd. I’ve been trying to think of a fun way of displaying such a beautiful fish. I had Oscar the 1st in a tall vase beside the sink, but he jumped out…and dried out. But today, i saw my mason jar on the counter. Brilliant idea! I bought fake plastic diamonds…

standing out orange

the first photo has stunningly orange flowers. the second photo is of orange blossoms…someday soon, with luck & love, they too, will be orange.