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tin and sparkle · 3W ago

Rays and Angel

While driving with my husband one evening last week we noticed a beautiful sunset.  I was hoping I could get a good picture of the sun rays reaching upward.They are beautiful rays but I also...
tin and sparkle · 4W ago

Happy Hatters

I'm so HAPPY I have  a group of ladies that can wear HATS.  Wish more ladies wore them in this country.  When I was a young woman we wore HATS to church every Sunday and I loved it.On my way...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Gravestones

I find the gravestones of yesterday so fascinating.These are some my family's graves that I have discovered in my Genealogy.Pennsylvania Dutch decorating on the top of the stone.  My ancesto...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Photo Bus

We attended the annual Valentine Banquet at our church and this year they acquired a Photo Booth in a very cool vintage van.Of course there were plenty of props--such a fun booth.A big ole s...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Fletcher

I'm sharing some ancestry today, it is so fascinating to me and I hope you find it interesting.One of my paternal grandparents was Patrick Fletcher, we were always told he was from Ireland. ...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Christmas clearance

I try to pick up Christmas decorations at an extreme discount each year after the holiday.  This year I purchased a few items-mainly wrapping paper, boxes and bags.I found this glitz-ed out ...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Chicken wire

I just love creating things with chicken wire, it molds so easily--just be careful of the sharp ends when you use your cutters.I made a wire-dress form for my sewing room and sometimes dress...
tin and sparkle · 2M ago

Connect

How do we connect with others today?  My Dad who passed away in 1992 would not believe what has changed in twenty five years.During my work on Ancestry.com I have connected with a second cou...
tin and sparkle · 2M ago

Fun game

Over the holidays we had the best time playing a new game.  You could play this anytime you wanted to-not just Christmas.  I can imagine this with Easter treats to."Christmas Ball game"You s...
tin and sparkle · 2M ago

Are You Ready?

ARE we ready for round 20?? I'm putting on my thinking cap and am going to make an effort to stay ahead and keep up every week.Get out those ABC blocks and study those dictionaries!! Hopeful...