Got a bright and early start this morning and made it to Kansas City! Absolutely glorious day and it seems like the planets are aligning perfectly to make sure I take in all the goodness I possibly can!! First stop was Mrs. O’Leary’s Mercantile in Wichita, KS. I’ve been wanting to visit this store ever since I had the opportunity to take a class with owner, Joni Russell, last summer. Oh my, this place is an absolute treasure trove for a crafty hunter/gatherer like me… well, here, see for yourself… Two hours later, I drug myself away, grabbed a quick lunch and headed out forRead More →

Have been busy today marking off lists and finishing last minute errands in preparation for my big trip… Important items to pack: Misty and Katie’s books Art journal and art supplies Cameras (yep – two!) Phone, iPad and chargers Kettle and tea bags and that’s all I need 😉 Places to stop along the way: Mrs. Oleary’s Mercantile in Wichita, KS Aquarius Books in Kansas City, MO A Store Named Stuff in Kansas City, MO Outstamping Designs in Des Moines, IA and anyplace else that strikes my fancy Errands: Mail “Plant a Kiss” prize – congrats to lucky winner Kate!! Grocery Store (Hungry Mans forRead More →