Denver likes its crafters just as much as its geeks – and I’m not talking about the craft beer enthusiasts. Although, Denver loves those people too, I just can’t speak on that. Wait! Yes I can! Grandma’s House has the perfect for some combination of cross stitching and beer every Sunday afternoon. They call it … More What I like Wednesday: Getting Crafty in Denver
Sidney and I went to a bee class at the Botanic Gardens on Saturday. I learned there are 20,000 species of bees, almost 1,000 of which live in Colorado. There are more bee species than plant species, how mind blowing is that?! A few specific species were highlighted in the class and then we got … More Bees, dice, and Lydia
Besides DINK, I got a few other things done this weekend. Gene and I played more Satisfactory where we made our base even more of a maze than it already was and where we explored more of the world and found mushroom trees. I had a lot of fun exploring with Gene and am now … More End of weekend, beginning of week.
Today I volunteered at a school for a few hours because both their secretaries were out. I really like the principal of this school so I was excited to be able to see her so it made my day when she gave me a big hug as soon as she saw me – that made … More School, cross stitch, & cookie
I got MLK day off yesterday so I spent it finishing up my cross stitch, doing all the chores, working on some creative tasks for myself, and watching Jumanji and Critical Role with Elisabeth. The new Jumanji movie was so much fun. I remember enjoying the original movie when I was a child, so I … More A day off
On Saturday, I went to a cross stitch “class” that one of my local libraries was hosting. A few months ago I decided I wanted to try out cross stitching as an adult. I got an awesome cross stitch pattern from my parents for Christmas but then realized, “This is a huge pattern and I … More Cross stitch & Botanic Gardens
Yesterday I made some art, played Pandemic Legacy, and ordered Book of Mormon tickets! Using a postcard, sticker, and polaroids from the Grand Lake trip, I put together a little art piece to hang on the wall. Although the background doesn’t look as bright as I thought it would, I like it. I can always … More Art, games, and musicals