Friday, June 19, 2009
she took us to a couple of goods spots and then back to her house for a little arting, laughter
giving instructions on our 3day journey together....
this valley ridge experience was my favorite so far!
everything was perfect, the weather, the food, the teacher, kathy & bill, the cool classmates
and the farm we stayed on!!
here is a picture of my 2nd necklace that i finished
thank you to all my new and old valley ridge friends, it makes it all worthwhile...
Tuesday, June 09, 2009
a little bit of heaven on earth...
Monday, June 08, 2009
i love me some chicago....home to the cubs, white sox, da bears, awesome shopping, awesome friends, antiques, and the best darn hotdogs....
we are making our way to valley ridge art studio .. sharon and i will be taking a class with nina bagley yesterday we spent the day with more of our wonderful friends jane and laura ..going to our favorite antique mall..jackson square mall, then to an estate sale, then to a totally cool bead store called bead heaven and then next door is a wine store where we finally got to sit down and relax with some good wine and snacks...we sat and talked for awhile and laughed ourselves silly!
then we made our way to a slice of heaven...
PORTILLOS..for chicago style hotdogs....
no visit to chicago is ever complete without a stop at portillos...yummy!!
more later as class doesnt start until friday!
Wednesday, June 03, 2009
ones..well this was one of those days!! miss maija sent me a caffeine care package