Category Archives: Events/Tours

Folks Bring Me the Nicest Things

I think I’m getting a reputation. Hopefully it is a good one. It seems to be a good one…at least to me. Folks have begun to bring me things. Cool things. Things that feed my imagination and get those creative juices … Continue reading

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Finis! The Zentangle Piano is Done!

I’m one of those types who loves to plan ahead. As in…months…sometimes even years ahead. So when I received notice that I had been accepted as an artist for Pianos on Parade early in May, and that the piano had to … Continue reading

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Come See Me!

I will be at Union Station all of today finishing the work on the Zentangle piano that will then be displayed on the Country Club Plaza. The Pianos on Parade display is located in the Great Hall and the diversity … Continue reading

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Full Steam Ahead!

Spring Party a success…check… Birthday weekend enjoyed and done…check… Most of the prep work on the Zentangle piano for Pianos on Parade…check… And now my eyes are firmly on the goal of working in the yard as much as possible … Continue reading

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Getting It Into the Ground

You would think that, considering I am teaching all of these gardening classes and will be on the Urban Grown Tour that my garden must have been planted weeks ago, right? Not quite. But I’m working on it! On Wednesday, … Continue reading

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The Slow Decline

If anyone were to ask me how I know, I wouldn’t really be able to tell you. It’s just that feeling you have. I guess that, since we lost Dixie, a dog I had cared for since we adopted her … Continue reading

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Guess Who Is Taking Part in Pianos on Parade?!

Me!!!!!!!!! I’m so stinkin’ excited over this, I simply cannot express it in words. Mainly it comes out as infrequent “sqees” of joy, along with a fair measure of terror. Especially once I realized just how this is all shaking out. … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget the Seed, Plant and Bulb Exchange!

There are a number of great seed and plant exchanges throughout Kansas City that you don’t want to miss. What better way to exchange plants you have too much of, with plants you are just dying to try out? Here … Continue reading

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So Many Balls in the Air…So Little Time!

Life is hectic, and it looks like its only going to get more hectic before it calms down. I’ve been busy, busy, busy, folks. And here is a recap of what I’ve been up to the last few days… Gotta … Continue reading

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Fairy Gardens!!!!

As with many things in my life, there is this backwards process that occurs… I find something I want to try out (like creating a fairy garden). I check out books on the subject, visit Pinterest, and get real excited … Continue reading

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