21 11, 2008

Good Stuff

By |November 21st, 2008|give away, work in progress|13 Comments

So somehow I managed to sit on the goodie bag from Beki for the last two weeks - hmpf! Here's the goods she sent -Her Short and Sassy Pleated Handbag, can be found in Beki's etsy shop if you happen to have a hankering for a cute new bag! I'm trying to decide which fabric [...]

17 11, 2008

A Full Weekend

By |November 17th, 2008|random, work in progress|7 Comments

In a nutshell . . .~Dinner at friends' house, playing games, and letting our kids run a little wild.~ Sewing with scraps~ Owen figured out how to put olives on his fingers - all by himself, and it was his first time eating them.~ Cleaning/picking up the house. Multiple loads of laundry and dishes in [...]

13 11, 2008

Cutting . . . Check!

By |November 13th, 2008|work in progress|19 Comments

I just finished up cutting all my strips this morning. I probably could have finished yesterday, but I took a little slice off my index finger . . . that slowed me down - a lot! Watch those fingers people! I just got caught up I guess, thinking I had it all together and wham, [...]

12 11, 2008

Currently . . .

By |November 12th, 2008|work in progress|7 Comments

I'm cutting!I know that I mentioned a coin quilt . . . but a block I drafted a while back really needs to be created. I will share more later :)Amy

7 11, 2008

A New Look

By |November 7th, 2008|My kids, work in progress|16 Comments

Not the blog! Owen :)We have been going back and forth about how to cut his hair for a month or so. . . I finally just grabbed my scissors and went for it! Our girls were bald until they were 2, and never a haircut before 3, and our boy has a full head [...]

31 10, 2008


By |October 31st, 2008|My kids, random, work in progress|5 Comments

Thank you all for such nice and wonderful comments about my Olive Rose quilt! I love it, in fact my mom loves it too! Today is her birthday and I managed to surprise her with the quilt. She called me up last night delighted by the package in the mail, it has a new home [...]

20 10, 2008

Geometry Anyone?

By |October 20th, 2008|work in progress|12 Comments

As usual I had drawn up my own plans for a tree skirt. Then I had to sit down and figure out how make it! Realizing how rusty my geometry skills are, I turned to google (love google!). If I'm working on something small, trial and error works. But this time, I didn't have enough [...]

8 10, 2008

I Splurged

By |October 8th, 2008|work in progress|9 Comments

Well just a little :) Fat Quarter Shop has Christmas fabrics on sale, and I have been wanting to make a new tree skirt for a couple of years. So I just did it! :) I drafted it out already, I just need to get a few other projects off my list before I start. [...]

2 10, 2008


By |October 2nd, 2008|work in progress|15 Comments

Quilting on corduroy has been fun! Really, I'm just getting started, but it feels nice :)What are you up to?

1 10, 2008


By |October 1st, 2008|work in progress|7 Comments

Happy October! It is feeling more and more fallish around here :) Usually by the end of the month we have had at least one decent snow storm - not sure we are ready for it, but winter will be here before fall is officially over! I have been a bit cryptic the last week [...]

22 09, 2008

A Thank You & Big – Little Project

By |September 22nd, 2008|My kids, Thankful, work in progress|7 Comments

Good Monday Morning! It is so stormy here thundering rain, and lots of it :) It is a nice change of pace really. And I managed to get quite a bit done this morning, which is odd, usually I slow down when it is gray outside. . .My Thank You is to Melissa and Jaimie. [...]

9 09, 2008

Have you seen . . . ?

By |September 9th, 2008|Blog Info, work in progress|3 Comments

I know that not everyone uses blogger, but for those of you who do - Have you seen the new following feature? I'm going to try it out for a while and see. If you have all your subscriptions in google reader you can just add them easily on your dashboard. Or you can click [...]