living small

Even the sparrow finds a home, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, at thy altars, O Lord of hosts, my King and my God. Psalm 84:3 Contentment Cottage is founded on these words from Psalm 84. "Even the Sparrow Finds a Home" You may be asking, "Why?"Because in the overall scheme … Continue reading living small

Nana’s biscotti

This morning my mouth  wanted Biscotti for breakfast!  Guess what?  No Biscotti in the freezer.  That means I'm gonna have to bake!  I haven't baked Biscotti for months, even though Laurie asked me to post the recipe months ago!  Okay - let's just kill two with one here: I get my craving satisfied and Laurie gets her how to: … Continue reading Nana’s biscotti

Tee Shirt factory

This week we turned the studio into a tee-shirt factory.  First we gathered up supplies: a dozen white 100% cotton tees from Costco, a colorful selection of permanent markers, some fabric dyes and some interesting graphics.  Next I dug out the sewing stuff and transformed my drawing board into a sewing room. After the tees … Continue reading Tee Shirt factory