Found this on my Facebook page the other day accompanied by, "This is your thought process, right?" A few other comments followed making reference to the cost and need of expensive computerized sewing machines. First let me admit that I don't make doilies and probably never will, but yes, an expensive machine would more than likely… Continue reading Why I love to Sew
A few years ago, I flushed my cell phone down my toilet. Please don't ask, it wasn't on purpose. A couple of days later, the plumber was summoned to remove it as my toilet was, well let's just say it wasn't working properly. $100 later, my phone was retrieved from the trap. What was really… Continue reading Things you shouldn’t flush
Not all things, like patterns, are created equal. (yes, that could be a math pun, but it's not.) This is unfortunate. What really frustrates me is when I get into a pattern and things just don't add up. No matter how many times I do the math, unfinished blocks minus seam allowances do not equal what the… Continue reading Do the Math……PLEASE
Christmas is approaching quickly. I still have some sewing to finish up for gifts. I don't really like being in this position, but it's better than fighting the crowds at the mall. I would tell you all what I'm up to, but I don't want to spoil any surprises. I will tell you this; it… Continue reading Final Countdown
I am participating with a group of fellow bloggers on a journey. I am not exactly sure where we are going, but I am hopeful that I will learn and grow along the way. I am also hopeful that my blogging habits will become just that; habits. So here we are on Day 1 answering… Continue reading Why I’m Here
The blogging world is if nothing else, vulnerable. I will admit, that I jumped in without much knowledge of what I was getting in to. I set a goal and decided to blog about it. Since the goal included a monthly challenge and the end of January was approaching, I made the decision to jump… Continue reading SPAM! BLAM! Thank You, Ma’am.
I was NOT one of those kids that loved Art Class in elementary school. In fact, I dreaded it. I know, you’re thinking: who ddin’t love art class? Me. Honestly, I couldn’t draw. Horses seemed to be a popular theme among my classmates in elementary school. My drawings consisted of a house, on a hill,… Continue reading Becoming An Artist