Had cats for over 60 years and some dogs. Currently 2 fabulous cats: BonBon (Calico) and her daughter Beauty (Sealpoint Siamese). Don't know how this happened, she was with 7 babies when we adopted her.
Just started crafting about 8 years ago. However, package decorating is my favorite hobby for 50+ years (3 5-drawer dressers filled with bows, ribbon & paper).
Have 5 very adult chidren and 8 grand children, ages 26 to 9.
Husband learned to cook (excellently) because I quit doing it almost 20 years ago - job too demanding. He loves to shop for the home, so my job is take care of all the birthdays (17/year) and Christmas gifts, which I do all year long.
Retired to Salinas 13+ years ago from Silicon Valley and high tech jobs.