A COLORFUL IDEA FOR ENTERTAINING

Paper Doilies for Entertaining Who knew that fun, colorful paper doilies could be so hard to find? You can find white, or even gold or silver, almost anywhere and in square or round sizes. But of course, I was after something fun and colorful….. And then I happened to be in Michaels and there they […]

IT’S LOCAL: A VISIT TO KINSTON, N.C.

It was time to hit the road for a short trip to Eastern North Carolina. We wanted to revisit New Bern, N.C. where we had been just a year ago. But this time we went purposely to see and visit Tryon Palace and its gardens. Yes, it was a little early in the season to […]

IT’S HERE: MY ETSY SHOP REVEALED!

I’ve been working on my newest business OneNumberEight for what seems like a lifetime! It’s been up and operating (yes, I’ve had some sales!) but I wasn’t ready to put it up here. Until today. So click over to: onenumbereight.etsy.com The tagline says, “Notecards that are colorful: flowers, French, vintage.” Well, that is sort of […]