Archive for March 20th, 2012


Today is the first day of spring, and along with it we have been blessed with unseasonably warm temperatures.  As a result, the ice cover on Lake Chocorua (at the foot of the glorious Mount Chocorua in Tamworth, NH) is receding quite a bit earlier than after an average winter.  I love how the ice cover contrasts with the calm water allowing the reflection of the mountain and surrounding countryside to be seen again.  A sure sign of the season to come.  It won’t be long now before the canoes and kayaks launch.

cbfThis could possibly be the coolest thing I have ever “found.”  OK, right about now you are questioning my recent claim of not succumbing to hyperbole as I say similar things with most every post.  However, all I need to say in my defense today are these two words:



You heard me, Chalkboard Fabric – fabric that can be written on with chalk and subsequently erased and used again.  I came across this great find on Nancy’s Notions, a sewing supply purveyor.

I can think of hundreds of applications for chalk board fabric, I can’t wait to get my hands on a couple of yards.

Find Chalkboard Fabric at Nancy’s Notions.