April 30, 2014

Work in Progress Wednesday #wip

In the same way I was once afraid to sew using zippers, I was also daunted by the ‘box pouch’. Now, having made a few, I […]
April 19, 2014

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Because our moms are also our friends. Because sometimes the one we call ‘Mom’ isn’t always our biological mom. Because we all know a great mom. […]
April 17, 2014

New pretties…

I don’t often purchase fabrics with ‘cute’ motifs or patterns but these pretties from the Henley Studio called ‘Tempations Flowers’ by Makower UK were just a […]
April 12, 2014

For the love of warmer days…

After hibernating for what feels like an eternity, the warmer weather and disappearing snow has made being outside so refreshing. This time of the year though, […]
April 2, 2014

The ‘Blaze’ Quilt

Although the snow outside is melting quickly (finally!), it’s still too mucky out to attempt ‘outside’ photos so yet again, bear with me as I do […]
March 28, 2014

My perspective on ‘selfies’…

I think they are awesome. I think they exude tremendous self-confidence. I admire all those who take selfies, especially spontaneous selfies. Do I take selfies? Nope. […]
March 26, 2014

‘Work In Progress’ Wednesday #wip

Had I not decided, bright and early on Monday morning, to yet again re-arrange my studio, this quilt may have been completed. But alas, it remains […]
March 21, 2014

The ‘Wonky Log Cabin’ Quilt…completed!

I received Gabe’s quilt back from the quilter, Karine’s Quilting Touch, just before we left for our trip to Vancouver. I worked on the binding for […]
March 14, 2014

A ‘Surprise’ Trip to Vancouver

Just a few short days before my dad’s 75th birthday, we made a quick decision to ‘surprise’ him by being with him on his birthday. Timing […]
March 7, 2014

The ‘241 Tote’ and more…

I wasn’t joking when I wrote I was in the midst of a ‘tote marathon’. I have been wanting to play with the Enchino Japanese linens […]
February 19, 2014

‘Work In Progress’ Wednesday #wip

Sewing time has been limited due to my son who has spent a number of days home from school fighting what seems to be the nastiest […]
February 12, 2014

‘Work In Progress’ Wednesday #wip

This Wonky Log Cabin quilt top is now at the quilters, Karine’s Quilting Touch, ready to be quilted. **all pics taken very quick with my phone […]