The unbelievable story of a sports 'comeback' no one thought could happen. Down 10-1/2 games in the final month of the season, the St. Louis Cardinals fought back to a final unforgettable championship
Did you know that the word 'fan' comes from fanatic? That's me when it comes to my deepest passion - Baseball.
The most-requested seafood dip in our family. A favorite for an evening of card playing or having a few friends over.
Recipe for a delicious pasta & shrimp dish, especially good using fresh shrimp.
A delightful book filled with patterns to crochet cute Amigurumi animals and toys. Amigurumi is the Japanese style of crocheting small stuffed animals & dolls.
Playhouses for plush animals in a variety of themes are a delight for children.
A collection of wall clocks perfect for your Springtime decor.
A collection of beer mugs and beverage coasters with the logo of your favorite NFC football team. Article also has some fun facts about each team in the NFC.
American Football Conference (AFC) Facts & Related Team Emblem Gift Items
Greeting cards with animal themes are popular with pet owners and pet lovers.
Gift suggestions for little boys along the lines of the nursery rhyme that tells us 'what little boys are made of.
Pet-related gifts in the form of coffee mugs and magnets for pet lovers.
Clocks with 'kid appeal' for decorating a child's room and learning to tell time.
Wall Clocks make a practical decor and ones with images of pumpkins and scenes of Autumn and Harvest time fit the season. A Bit of Halloween is fun too.
Games & Puzzles are fun entertainment. Here's some interesting seasonal examples.
September 22nd is 'Elephant Appreciation Day'.
Starlin Castro, Chicago Cubs shortstop, is a 3-time All-Star & has played in the majors for 4 seasons by just 24 years of age. If you don't know him now, you soon will.
National Crochet Week happens in the second week of March during National Craft Month. Crochet crafters enjoy being celebrated!
Alligators and crocodiles are popular as gift items and interesting in real life.
Show off the bounty of the harvest season with unique items handmade by clever crafters and creative Indie-Artists in art and photography.
A summary of the career of Lance Berkman, a Major League Baseball Player (now retired), who was once a "Killer Bee", then a 'Redbird', then back to being a Texan.
Bringing Adam Home is the gripping account of a murder that took 27 years to solve and resulted in the creation of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children Act and America's Most Wanted
A review of knitting techniques and stitches, with handmade creative examples.
Crochet comes in many forms. Using different stitches one can create almost anything you can imagine from lacy tablecloths to beautiful clothes to cute critters in the Amigurumi-style.
Baseball has a language all it's own. It can be referred to as Baseball Jargon, Baseball Lingo, or be known by a baseball acronym, terminology or expression.
A tutorial to crochet a tiny baby octopus.
My collection of handmade plush animals in a roly-poly and round style in crochet.
A collection of plush Sea Creatures in Crochet.
If I were to create my perfect 'Dream Team' for the St. Louis Cardinals, using players from the past to the present at each position, this is what it would look like.
The Kingston Trio is the first group everyone thinks of when you mention 'American Folk Music'. They happen to be our very favorite of all time.
Nature-inspired plush animals and birds, handmade and otherwise.
A summary of my life-long crafting journey.
Cuddly Barnyard Buddies farm animals in plush form. Gift Guide for Children.
Story of an Empty-Nesters couple and the trip they took the first Christmas they were alone.
Plush toys and animals in themed totes to carry them around in make delightful playsets for small children.
Sea and ocean-related ornaments for the Christmas tree are fun when you live in a coastal area along the seashore or just like reminders of the beach.
Sports-related gifts for Sports Fans!
Thanksgiving has been a 'sharing' holiday ever since the very first one. Our family has enjoyed doing our own sharing over the years.
A gift guide for unique and unusual clocks.
The saga of a newlywed learning to cook and the disasters she created while doing so.
Have a game night. Board games, card games and jigsaw puzzles are all fun activities to do with family and friends.
A brief review of the many forms of Fiber Art, with handmade examples from clever fiber artists.