The Grass Is Always Greener Right?

The Grass Is Always Greener Right?

Buddha once said that the way to happiness is actually quite simple; the secret is to learn to want what you have and not want what you don’t have. To me this rings true, although it has taken me almost 47 years to figure it out. Just last night I was tagged in...
But All You Do Is Press A Button

But All You Do Is Press A Button

Someone said to me the other night. “You have beautiful pictures, I can’t wait to get a camera like yours.” I was very flattered and it made me think. It wasn’t very long ago I thought the very same thing. If I had a better camera I could just...
Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Hello all. I hope this new year finds you well. I thought it was way past time I got on here and wrote something. Or at the very least posted some of the pictures I’ve taken recently. Like the rest of you, life seems to get in the way of our hobbies and free...

Our Redesigned Website has Arrived

  Feeling very happy today as Matt launched our redesigned website which he has been working hard at producing. Scott and I have been working hard also on the outside to bring our “favorite things” directly to our customers. As I reminisce today...

Treasures and Keepsakes in your Recipe Box

Do you have keepsakes and treasures in your recipe box.  A few nights ago, while making dinner, and reminiscing about a friend from the past, I remembered a recipe that she gave to me fifty years ago.  I started to think how much we are connected to each other through...

Empty Bowls Butte Emergency Food Bank Event

What a community Event.  Great support for a needy cause.  Empty Bowls is an annual dinner event supporting the Butte Emergency Food Bank’s Backpack Program. You can enjoy a bowl of soup donated by local businesses with family and friends. When you take home a...

Inspirational Butte Woman – Jeanette Kappes

Jeanette Kappes is an amazing young woman.  I met Jeanette many years ago when I worked with her sister, Tina.  Jeanette graduated from Butte High School.  She moved out of town and was employed by Nordstrom’s.  I think she must have grown to like the finer...

Beautiful Butte Irish Lady – Fran O’Farrell

Fran O’Farrell I met Fran O’Farrell about 40 years ago when we were both Avon representatives.  Fran was at the top of the list of successful saleswomen in that organization; proven by her friends, supporters and the many awards she received.  She had a...

Orna-Metal De-Signs

   Orna-metal De-Signs by Beautiful Butte Print on metal! When you select our prints which are printed on a brilliant bright, clear, glossy white base, we will showcase your image while maintaining true white and brilliant colors that pop! Our prints are designed...

Valentine’s Day – Share the Love

                 These are some of my treasured pictures.   Beautiful children,  loving sentiments and gratefulness. It’s the first sign that winter is over – Valentine’s Day.  Time to share the love.  Yes, we have many beautiful gifts in our shop,...

Beautiful Butte Ladies – Bette Larsen

My Friend Bette Larsen Many years ago, I met this very shy lady while working in a physician’s office.  She was a med tech and came into the office to do lab work.   Later, I discovered that she lived just around the corner from me.  We became friends through...

Gathering of the Gaels at the Original

     The idea for the reunion was born when we two friends, who had not seen one another in years, decided to take a walk through the neighborhoods of our youth.  Along this walk, we would stop and reflect on who lived where, which kids we played with, bike paths we...

Gifts Given and Gifts Received

      Blessings have always been a part of my life.  As a young person and early adult I didn’t appreciate how fortunate I was to have had the experiences and the people who were in my life.   In retrospect, many people touched my life in different ways, my...

Priceless at the Farmers Market

The Farmers Market was a lot of fun today.  It was overcast, cloudy and rain in the morning.  All of the vendors showed up from all over, such as Choteau, Utah and many other places.  We always have a great time, seeing people we have not seen for a long time and...

Memorial Keepsakes

Beautiful Butte has begun to make memorial keepsake boxes for those families who have lost their loved ones.  We just recently presented these boxes to Wayrynen-Richards funeral home, Duggan Dolan Mortuary and Axelson Alternative Cremation and they have agreed to...

Beautiful Butte Celebrates 2nd Anniversary Sale

This month, we are celebrating the second anniversary of our business.  I began this adventure in August of 2012.   I had many pictures of flowers from a trip to Pennsylvania and feeling melancholy because they were so beautiful and no one would ever get to see them....

Beautiful Butte’s Montana Folk Festival

The Festival City Butte Montana MONTANA FOLK FESTIVAL Beautiful Butte Montana just experienced a wonderful three days of folk music from all over the world. Just to show a touch of the music we enjoyed are the band of Jeffery Broussard and the Creole Cowboys. Jeffery...

Butte’s Cutest

Cambree  Evyn and Harper I had a great experience this past week. Three sweet little girls around 4 years old participated in the annual local Dynamic Dance and Tumbling show at our Beautiful Butte Mother Lode Theatre. Watched these three get their hair done at Salon...