Hello! We had such a wonderful anniversary yesterday. The weather has been beautiful with clear sunny skies! The nights are dipping into the mid forties…we had a cotton blanket and five quilts on the bed and we were still a bit chilly. We decided to spent at least another day at Potato Creek. It’s a perk of being retired! I’ll… Read More
Hello! Right now I’m sitting outside in a screened in canopy room at Potato Creek State Park in Indiana. I can’t get reception inside Minnie, so I’m sitting with a quilt wrapped around me because it’s cold out! Mr. C won’t come out, he gets cold easily, and thinks I’m nuts sitting outside with my computer. The nuts part is… Read More
Hello, sure hope all of you had a great holiday weekend! It’s been so hot here that we stayed inside pretty much the whole weekend. It was so nice to spend time in my craft room working on some Fall projects and getting things organized. Mr. C and I have been working on Minnie Driv’r, our vintage Shasta trailor, for… Read More
Shorty before I bought the Charmer in 1987 the movie The Money Pit with Tom Hanks and Shelly Long came out. Watching the movie I easily related to it because that’s exactly how I felt! Everything was like opening a can of worms and ended up being a money pit! Our Minnie Driv’er is turning out to be the same!
Hello Charming friends! Did you know there’s a new girl in town? Just in case you don’t yet know it, I am a dreamer, and the fact that, 9 times out of 10 I go with my gut rather than logically making a plan means that a lot of Mr. C’s and my most random dreams become reality. About four… Read More
You might not know I love to cook . . . and did so professionally for 20 years. Once I retired my business my love for cooking re-ignited, all the pressure was gone, the food industry is a high stress and demanding business. With all the available fresh berries I wanted to make Homemade Lemon Curd Berry Trifle. You might… Read More