Category Archives: My .02

A Day at The St. Louis Renaissance Faire

So, we’ve spent the past two weekends, at the St. Louis Renaissance Faire. We are there this weekend, too, and we will be there for the last two of faire season! Why? Because it’s just what we do. The Girl Child has worked for one of the food vendors for six years now (The Dragon’s Breath Grill […]

When You Buy From An Independent Artist…

Or craftsperson, or writer, or musician, or photographer… (Shona Skye Creative by Kristy M Creighton is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. If you are reading this on a site other than Shona Skye Creative or my SSC-related social media accounts, and it is not a guest post, then the content has […]

Cyber-Bullying Hits Home

This is going to be a long post, but it’s important. Why? Because bullying is big news right now, both in my community and in the world today. Don’t believe me? A local school district is dealing with a bullying incident involving a reference to the Newtown shooter and Instagram. A school shooting in California […]

Monday “Goodwill Hunting” Report & 2012 Wrap-Up

Hi, my darlings!! This is the last day (hopefully), I’m going to be flat-out behind on my posts. LOL I’m slowly but surely getting caught up after being out-of-commission for two weeks, but with the start of the new year, I’m also just slammed with all kinds of real life stuff clamoring for my attention. […]


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Paying It Forward, Jayden-Style

I’ll admit it. I haven’t had the Christmas spirit so far this year. I have my decorations up. I have Christmas shopping lists at the ready. I have picked up a few gifts. But, the feeling of the season has eluded me completely. I’ve been faking it for my family and blogging very little Christmas-related […]