Science

ECLIPSE: How can I safely take pictures?

Here's the TRUTH... Take EXTREME procautions if you try to take pictures of the eclipse. Never look at the sun directly without accredited and approved solar filtration over your eyes - this includes looking through camera displays. The information that I've gathered have come from the various sources that I will quote.  These are not… Continue reading ECLIPSE: How can I safely take pictures?

Let's Get Crafty, Science

ECLIPSE – 3 Solutions to View the Eclipse Safely

It's been 38 years since the last total solar eclipse - February 26, 1979 - and I remember every moment of it at my elementary school that day!  If you forgot what a huge event that was - or perhaps for the youngsters who weren't alive to see it - check out this segment from… Continue reading ECLIPSE – 3 Solutions to View the Eclipse Safely

Animals, National Specialty Days

Today is CLEAR THE SHELTERS Day!! 

Get to your local animal shelter TODAY for "Clear The Shelters Day"!  Many animal shelters across the country are waiving or discounting their adoption fees!!! Last year over 53,000 animals were adopted!!! Save a life - Rescue an animal.  To find a participating shelter near you - visit this site -> Clear The Shelters There are… Continue reading Today is CLEAR THE SHELTERS Day!! 

Food

I’m keeping that Summer feeling by Baking

The leaves have started to fall, Theresa starts school next week, and I just got a catalog featuring Halloween costumes. I get it.  Summertime is coming to an end.  But I'm not going easily.  I'm going to try and prolong summer as much as possible. So, what exactly would you say "tastes like summer"?  Have… Continue reading I’m keeping that Summer feeling by Baking

Let's Get Crafty

Come on by to CHAT and get ready for the ECLIPSE!!!

With all the eclipse "glasses" sold out - and some have been recalled for poor safety quality - we have a solution for you! Tomorrow we're GOING LIVE!!!  Theresa and I will be making PINHOLE CAMERAS for the eclipse on Monday! AND we want to help you make one. It's going to be so easy!… Continue reading Come on by to CHAT and get ready for the ECLIPSE!!!

About Me

PTSD has me down  ~ “Not All Wounds Are Visible”

It's been one of those days.  Well, actually the last week or two. Can't sleep at night, can't wake up during the day.  It's a frustrating cycle that can get overwhelming.  I've been staying busy working on projects for the next few weeks, while at the same time trying to ignore how I've been feeling.… Continue reading PTSD has me down  ~ “Not All Wounds Are Visible”