Tag: Mr. Lebsock,

feeling poorly

First things first…Dick didn’t get up this morning as he usually does. He complained of “feeling poorly” Sunday morning and was not himself most of the day. Don’t know what’s going on with him, but I pray, in Jesus name, that he will prosper and be in health, even as you Lord, have prospered his…

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meet Ami –

Ami 22″ OOAK Cloth Doll Ami is a good little girl, but her fashion idols are Kat Von D and Abby Sciuto from NCSI...so…her wardrobe makes a chic—goth—retro—punk statement. That makes her fashion sense every mother’s nightmare. Tats on neck and lower back and a belly-button ring add to her panache. Ami stands 22 inches tall. Her…

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counting the years

Love is not a matter of counting the years, but making the years count. _Michelle St. Amand The past couple of days have been devoted to scanning all of our 35mm slides to digital format. It’s something we’ve been threatening to do ever since the technology became available.  Quite a job, believe me. There are…

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reality series

Throughout the winter we’ve been house bound by the early darkness (who enjoys days being dark at 4:30 pm? Not me!) and the cold. Once upon a time we spent long winter evenings doing stuff out in the studio/sun porch, but lately, the Electric Company people stand gleefully over our meter, rubbing their hands together…

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calzone – crazy man!

Thursday D’s night to cook. Football and calzone. Crazy man! Love the man. Love football. And love his calzone. Super easy and Oh so yummy…yes both the cook and his creation. Here’s how: Put the pizza stone in the oven and crank up the temp. to 520° F.  Yes, it’s hot, but to get pizzeria…

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meet Keesha

Keesha 22″ OOAK Cloth Doll Diva attitude and ready to par-tay! She’s all that. Twenty two inches tall and poseable, this beauty will add a little heat to any night on the town. Well…at least she’ll warm up any doll collection she becomes a part of. Her body is soft faux kidskin, firmly stuffed with…

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the touch

“Everyone must leave something behind, my grandfather said. A child or a book or a painting or a house or a wall built or a pair of shoes made. Or a garden planted. Something your hand touched in some way so your memory has somewhere to live when you’re gone, and when people look at…

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jingle belle

Harlequin Girl 24 x 36 Textile Collage Designed and constructed by Richard Lebsock “jingle belle” is costumed in metallic red and silver lame. This little doll is the centerpiece of our most recent fabric collage collaboration. The 24 inch wide by 36 inch high background is blue jean denim, embellished with a paisley pattern of sparkly…

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the best carmel sauce

Today was cool – finally, temps have been 10 to 15 degrees above average all fall – and D was BORED! It rained in the night so working in the garden was out…What to do? What to do? “Irish, will you make a pie crust? And I’ll do another apple pie.” When he’s in cooking…

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the best apple pie

As I told you earlier, we don’t go out too often. When we do, Tahoe Joe’s Steak House is a choice we enjoy, especially during the winter when they offer an exceptional apple pie a la mode with hot bourbon sauce. Yummy…! And expensive. Lately D’s been working on perfecting THE Best Homemade Apple Pie. As…

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