I took this photo on December 27, in North Adams. We were stopped at a red light on Eagle Street, and the clouds were rising behind the steeples.
Monthly Archives: December 2008
I made peppermint bark for The Schwarz’s family. While melting the white chocolate, I had a few problems. Apparently, I’m not the only one! Since it isn’t actually chocolate, it melts very differently than milk chocolate. I don’t really like chocolate so I didn’t taste it, but it looks really pretty. (The Schwarz says it […]
My mom owns an adorable little shop called Tangiers, in downtown North Adams. She sells everything from jewelry to handmade soaps! Right now, there’s an after-Christmas sale going on, which means there are some amazing bargains. Tangiers is on Main Street, across from the Holiday Inn. I recently redesigned the business cards. They were printed […]
I was saving this one for Christmas, and then I totally forgot about it! Oops. Better late than never, right? I don’t know really what to make of this. Jesus Plastering Corporation. What does it mean? Do they only plaster Jesuses? Is Jesus the name of the owner and they just forgot an apostrophe? And […]
Since we celebrate Hanukkah and Christmas, we have a holiday forest instead of a standard Christmas tree. It gives us the opportunity to use twinkle lights and pretty ornaments. My mom made the forest by gathering a few branches from the woods and securing them in a planter filled with plaster. She hides the plaster with […]