Author: ashleymariposa

About ashleymariposa

Hi! I'm a home-schooler and part-time college student named Ashley. I love horses, nature, the ocean and writing. Check out my blog for more about me!

Daily Picture #45

A reminder of the cowboy days…..coyotes howling……tumbleweeds rolling in the cool night breeze. And a crackling campfire, over which is roasting the day’s kill.



Yesterday I had extra time in the middle of my class so I doodled this:

I was inspired by Emmy. As a practiced eye can tell, it has 1900’s fenders. I showed it to my dad and he proclaimed it a “Hummer H-2”. Looking at it more closely, I guess I kinda did draw a Hummer, which I think is pretty cool. πŸ™‚ Tell me what you think!


My Scarves

Hey, y’all! Over the past weeks life’s been pretty crazy around here! I’m cramming high school and college together and starting next week I’ll also be studying for my ACT exam (taken in December).

But, in between all that, (and during πŸ™‚ ) I have managed to knit five scarves. After multiple requests from my fellow students I have decided to unveil my masterpieces!! πŸ˜€ The’re kinda amateurish but my family loves them.

This first one I gave to my mom. It’s my favorite.

Β Β It’s super soft and fuzzy. I hit the jackpot with the yarn.

This next one is my sister’s (Baroque Myriam). It came out better than the other ones for some reason; the rest all have “stripes” on the ends. πŸ™‚ Continue reading