Tarantula Festival?

Four years ago my husband and I moved from busy, modern Orange County, California to Coarsegold, California, a small tourist town, 20 miles from the southern entrance to Yosemite.  It was a big lifestyle change for us in many ways, just one of them being the type...

Just a wee bit older…..

This weekend, our grandson, Owen, who is almost 5 (as he will tell you), and our granddaughter, Ella, who is 3, are spending the weekend with us. As I was planning different activities, I started thinking about the grandparent / grandchild relationship. I decided to...

How to Load Photoshop Layer Styles

What are Photoshop Styles? Photoshop Layer Styles provide different effects to a layer’s content in a non-destructive manner. You can edit Styles, change them, or remove them. There are hundreds of different effects you can achieve using Styles. Here are just a...

Socks or no Socks?

Socks were made to keep our feet warm in the cold and absorb moisture when our feet are hot. They were made to wear with shoes. They were first made centuries ago, and have quite a colorful history. I Googled it.   There is, and has been over the years, a...