Date Joined: October 28, 2011
Last Online: December 3, 2015
Birthday: July 6
Country: United States
I am a mother, grandmother, crafter, toymaker, woodworker, carver and a tinkerer.
Things I like: reading, collecting postcards from around the world, crafting, travel, playing native american flutes, piano or guitar, playing with my kitty, gardening birdwatching playing board games, especially those that are not the usual
I do not watch movies or TV
I am also very allergic to scented items, so please do not ever send me anything that is scented.
I am recently married, female to female. We have been together for 22 years.
Favorite music: Mostly I like folk music and old classics, but anything pretty suits me.
Barbra Streisand K.D.Lang Celtic Thunder Ok Go Wynonna Reba
I am also learning to play the piano and native amerian flutes, so sheet music or tablature for either of those instruments, as well as any guitar music.
Favorite books: Authors include:
Sara Paretsky Lillian Jackson Braun Rita Mae Brown Janet Evanovich Rex Stout Dick Francis Joanne Fluke JA Jance
Most crafts books, music books, or books about Ancient Celtics
Favorite Crafts: Woodworking, woodcarving, woodburning, gourd art, pine needle baskets
Paper crafting, making cards, gift tags, bows and tiny origami boxes, and modular origami
Leather work-small items only at this time
Some nature crafts
I also like to travel, mostly within the US. I have been to most of the Continental states, Canada, Mexico and the US Virgin Islands. Someday I would like to go to Alaska, Holland and Ireland.
I love most animals, especially tortoises, cats, frogs and dragonflies.
My favorite birds are meadowlarks, red-winged blackbirds, great blue herons, red-tailed hawks, barn swallows, and owls of any kind.
I collect Pinocchio figurines, squashed pennies, small 3-D puzzles, miniature figurines and Wade animals.
I love amigurumi.
I like most Bigelow teas, especially Constant Comment, Earl Gray, and English Teatime. I also like Martinelli's sparkling cider and most dry white wines, especially Chardonnay, Muller-Thurgau, or Pinot Gris.
I do not like discussions about religion or politics. I do not like peppermint or chamomile tea. I do not drink coffee or beer.