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tin and sparkle · 4d ago

Trees

Trees in your yard add so much interest and beauty.  They can be quite an investment so taking care of them is essential.I have three two trees that I really enjoy watching grow.  Three year...
tin and sparkle · 1W ago

Sewing Chest

Many moons ago when I was 19, newly married and living as a wife to an Airman 3rd Class making a wee salary I started searching for a job.I landed a job in an insurance company and needed to...
tin and sparkle · 2W ago

Mothers Day Memories

When our Son was in elementary school he created a Mothers Day Card for me. He is now 47 and I have kept my treasure all these years.Mind you I was about 29-30 years old when he made this!!!...
tin and sparkle · 2W ago

Yellow Brick Road

R stands for road (yellow brick one) that runs  through our back yard. I've been wanting to get this done for awhile, I needed some sunny days but not too hot. It was perfect weather the las...
tin and sparkle · 3W ago

Ornamental Allegro Poppy

Last fall I purchased two poppy plants and they came up this spring and I have been waiting and checking everyday for a pod to open.  YEAH !! It happened yesterday, and I have plenty more po...
tin and sparkle · 3W ago

Quarter

Per Google, a quarter is each of four equal parts into which something can be divided. 1.  A period of 15 minutes or a point of time making the transition from one fifteen-minute period to  ...
tin and sparkle · 4W ago

Happy 80th

My youngest Aunt just turned 80 this past weekend and her daughter and granddaughters threw her a surprise party.We thought she might faint when she first hear us all singing Happy Birthday....
tin and sparkle · 4W ago

P is for Purple

How many are familiar with the poem "When I am an old woman"?As a member of the Red Hats--they have taken on this poem as an anthem to the way they look at life.Me and Queen Mum--her birthda...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Obelisk

Obelisk is a four sided tapering shaft with a pyramidal top. It was originally erected in pairs for an Egyptian temple.In the modern world the obelisk is sometimes used in gardening in many ...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Vintage Easter

All dressed up for Easter services, this was around 1954. I'm the oldest 7, Katy 5 and Deb 3.Mom always made sure we had new frocks for Easter, sometimes she made them all. Usually polka dot...