I love beads. I live for beads. I string beads. I know lots about them and know where to get the steals and deals. My favorites are vintage Swarovski crystals and Venetian glass. I was thinking about my obsession with beads and where it came from.
Here in 'Burque we have great bead stores. But the one place I miss buying them was a store on…Continue
There is no denying it. There are pictures to prove it. Our first Christmas in our new house in the North Valley in 1967, my mom put up a flocked Christmas tree with coordinating green and blue glass balls.
I remember going to Rowland's Nursery on Rio Grande Blvd. near Old Town with my mom and walking around every tree in…Continue