The completed earring. Also remembered something I read a long time ago about the tricks of the beaded jewelry. My problem with the earring was that it was floppy instead of ridged. The solution White Glue. Works great. Now I can make the second earring and have a set. Will also try making some more with other colors of the beads.
I glanced out the window of the sewing room and got a real surprise. The ocotillo is blooming and has leaves all over it. Amazing what warm weather can do. A couple of days ago it was just dry sticks.The bloom on top
Saw what sounded like a good recipe on line the other day. Bourbon chicken cooked in crock pot. No bourbon involved. So made it last night. For sure a keeper. Had it with baked potato and roasted asparagus. No pictures. Bet it would be good on salmon too.