Archive for the ‘General’ Category

dala horses

Posted on February 26th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  6 Comments »

Several weeks ago, I posted pictures of these Dala horses in their raw, just-carved state. I’m excited to finally post the finished set of horses! After carving and sanding, I painted them in traditional Swedish designs along with a little twist–American flag designs on the saddles. The height of the tallest horse is 6″ and […]

144 months

Posted on December 1st, 2016 by mountain girl  |  4 Comments »

Happy 144 months to my little red haired girl, my daring beauty, my Love and my Life ~~~ Kisses and Schmoochies, Your Lion

35 years ago

Posted on November 11th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  2 Comments »

I found this old photo of me in my cowgirl days, haha. I was six, and this is our Shetland pony, Morning Star. I would hop on her back while she was picketed in the yard, grazing. She was so nice–she just stood patiently while I scrambled onto her back, kicking and flailing. And here […]

a post for grandma

Posted on October 10th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  6 Comments »

My grandma passed away today, at the age of 93. I have so many good memories of her from when I was little–going to her house to spend the night, going shopping for girly toys and dolls (although I begged for fire trucks, lol), going to the ice cream store on the corner, watching old […]

my birthday

Posted on July 12th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

I had such a nice birthday, at home with my very own people. In the morning, I found a Papyrus card from David, handwritten with words that always make his cards the best presents ever. The kids had signed it, too, and Cash gave me all the juicy info about it last night. “Just so […]