Posts by: cdmader

I took a wee break from blogging, too many things going on in life! The biggest news is that we are expecting a girl in May and we couldn’t be more excited. Although it does throw things into a tizzy! We are renovating our ‘closet’ into her ‘nursery’, the space is a teeny bit larger than 4×6 and has a window so shut...

Ethan and I are in the car the other day and we are talking about why he changed preschools.  I see every ‘discussion’ as an opportunity to brainwash and we start talking about how when people get older they move on to different schools. Me: Next you will go to kindergarden, then elementary school, then middle school,...

I saw my gem guy yesterday, he had tons of great stuff as he always does.  I had on my list white topaz, pearls, deep purple amethyst and vibrant red garnet.  Apparently eggplant is the new black for fall.;)  I came home with NO dark amethyst.  I don’t know what happened, I had it in my hot little hands yet...

Today was a big day for CDM, we were on TV!  Not me, but my jewelry.  I am doing this Appel and Frank show on September 14th, and Karen and Jody aka Appel and Frank were on the View from the Bay today on abc.  I met Jody yesterday to drop off some jewelry knowing that it might not make it onto the show, but I have...