I am an artist & teacher with a ❤ for visual expression, educational methodology, homesteading, & Jesus. My geek-love is The Joshua and we have three peanut-butters: Caleb, Jack, & Louritta.


So Long, Dear Friend


I called home today to wish my dad a happy Father’s Day. My mom told me that my dog Winger died this morning. He was about 8 years old and got in a fight with my brother’s dog over some bones. My dad and brother split up the fight, and I guess Winger was really Read More

Fun Dog Toy Idea


Take a 2 liter bottle (or a smaller one if your dog is smaller, but this is a good size) and tear off the label. Remove and throw away the cap. Show a few dog treats to your dog, then throw them inside the container (while he’s watching). Give the container to dog and let Read More

What kind of dog?


I’m not going to get another dog anytime soon. But, as soon as Josh and I get a house, I want to get another furry pal to train and play with. My dilemma is that I can’t decide what kind I want. There are so many breeds I want to own sometime before I die…and Read More