Category Archives: Smiles

Things That Make Me Smile No.155: A Dragon Out of Glass

A dragon and glass forming. What could be more delightful? The skill and precision of these crafters is simply amazing.

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Things That Make Me Smile No.154: Happy New Year and a Gift to Treasure

I hope everyone had a good holiday season filled with moments to treasure with family and friends, whether in person, online, or even in game. Whatever you celebrate, there’s something magical about the cold winter months that brings people together … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.153: Acappella Christmas Carol

I’ve been meaning to share this acappella artist with you since I tripped over him on Facebook. I’ll share some of my favorite Irish folk songs at some point, but today is Christmas, so it seems more appropriate to share … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.152: Towering Puppetry

My father knows how much I love complex machinery and puppetry. He pointed me to this news broadcast about some of the characters starring in the last performance of a theatrical work called Liverpool’s Dreams. The tradition began in 2008 … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.151: Recycling with Heart

If you’ve been following my blog, you know I have an interest in new ways to recycle and turn our waste into something wonderful, but Dan Phillips takes this concept to a whole new level. He creates whimsical recycled homes … Continue reading

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