Canning Jars For The Soul

Eulalia Benejam Cobb (Lali)Blog:  MyGreenVermont.comWebsite:

Needlepoint and Sorting Out the Sixties

I took up needlepointing last summer.  I am not sure I can account for how I came to decide to do this.  If you knew me, you'd appreciate why even I am surprised.  My college-age son flinched when he first saw me needlepointing because it just didn't mesh with his image of me.  I'm not sure what his image of me actually is, or even what my own image of me is these days.  When he made a wry comment upon discovering me with threaded needle and canvas in hand, I was defensive but not apologetic, pointing him to the historical aspects of this art and t...more