My husband is organized, after a fashion. He keeps everything in neat stacks; i.e., his socks, his golf shorts and his mail. He’s very neat. But doesn’t dust. But he does pick up after himself and is a dream to share a bathroom with. He even picks up after me. My daughter is organized, to […]
I love programmers and software engineers. I love web developers and blog designers. They all operate out of the left side of their brain. They like to box things up, stack them in a column and place them in a grid. They call “dark coral” something like #ed6736. Their word for rule is “separator.” It’s […]
I retired a couple of years ago and it’s exhausting! There are so many things to do with your free time! I’m a genuine homebody. I’d rather be at home than anywhere else. Which is good, because I’ve always worked from home. But now … yikes! I like to sew … a lot! It’s just […]
Come to Madlandia!
Hi! I’m Melody Bastin. I’m a retired graphic designer originally from Southern California. I create graphical things, sew things, bake things, read things and ponder things— and I like to share all my “things”. I live with my husband in the small town wilds south of Nashville, Tennessee. My influences are Pablo Picasso, Martha Stewart and Judge Judy. Welcome to my blog y’all!