Whole New World

Print from Abacus Corvus of Marshall I can now relax, because the cataract surgery of the first eye has been completed. I was a nervous wreck beforehand but should not have burned up that much nervous energy. The hardest part of the day was removing all the jewelry I...

Failing Eyesight

Everyone needs a Bad Ass Club cup. $18 I am scheduled for the first of my cataract removal procedures on Monday, and I am so happy. My eyesight has quickly gone from so-so to blind-as-a-bat. Everything is faded and out of focus, and colors are almost nonexistent. At...

BM is Exploding!

Sweet smelling bunney soap for the Easter basket We started coming to from Charlotte to Black Mountain for the summer when my kids were very young. Back in those days the town was very different than it is today. There were few places to eat. There was Pepper’s down...

What’s Your Sign? Mine is called Gullible

Paper flower garland, 9 feet long and printed on both sides. $20 I love my customers, and had a great visit with a group that were visiting from Louisiana on their way to a ceramic show in Virginia. It was Brooke Bresnan’s first day on the job, and I was happy for her...

Bye-Bye Benz

I love these Bradford Pear trees, even though there are those who say they smell like fish. I have really loved being the owner and driver of a swanky Mercedes Benz for the past few years. I bought the car used from the dealership in Charlotte when I discovered that I...