Urushi is not commonly heard of in these here parts. When I say that I mean the western world. It is part of an ancient craft from Japan (possibly 9,000 - 12,000 years old), and throughout Asia. The more common name is "lacquer ware." Ah, now maybe some of you have heard of it? No, … Continue reading Urushi and Why You Should Check it Out
I've learned the "tuck and roll" method of falling. I've learned you need time to just lie and wait until everything falls back into place before getting back up. I've also learned that if you're going down you need to protect your face, and as soon as possible, turn to the buttocks area - much … Continue reading Falling, As I Age…
K-Dramas, Eason Chan, and Shiba Inu's, oh my.... This is Ryuji. They say he is the most expressive Shiba Inu at this boredpanda site. There are a ton of cute pics of this guy. So, go take a look and support the site! I have been immersed in Asian stuff these days. This was waaaayyyy … Continue reading Asian Immersion
For the better. I've been in the dumps lately and I know the last five or so blogs have been worthy of Debbie Downer's endorsement, but I am here to tell you I am changing to a more positive tone. A more optimistic perspective. I am going to be a more upbeat and uplifting blogger. … Continue reading Hi Peeps! This Blog is A-Changing…
I have never shared this information before but… my daughter is extremely artistic and talented. I know, I know... she's my daughter and is so gifted and she amazes me with her stupendous awesomeness that knows no bounds and I'm pretty sure she has evolved past ordinary humans and perhaps is part of a generation … Continue reading Adorable? Yes: My Daughter’s Etsy Site
This post will have a bit of absurdity. Part I: Dogs Who Walk Dogs I had mentioned in an earlier random post that I was going to let my smaller, more skirmish dog, walk my other dog to save me the trouble of having to wake up before 8 a.m. You see, I am a … Continue reading Dogs Who Walk Dogs & Hunting/Sporting Store? Double Header Post!
Every so often I simply start typing for a random post. It was merely two months ago my heart was left in another country. (I'm waiting for it's visa to be approved and returned to me.) I'm not crying...yet. I drew a picture of my recent mood, and so that's why I'm trying to be … Continue reading Another Random Post: Hannah Hart, Dog pee, and Living on the Streets is fun!