My friend and her daughter will be in town this week visiting her grandma. Very belated birthday gift for the little girl. I hadn’t made one of these in a long time. Pen/Crayon rolls are such a convenient thing to pop into your bag or backpack and they can entertain kids for a long time! … More A Little Sewing
When my son was born I received a gift from my cousin. It was a customized “lovely” with a small dog and his name on it. That items was so loved that I had to replace the backside. I used minkee to do that, some that I had at the time. He named (with the … More Taking Comfort in the Little Things
Every time I spend time with the LOML it makes me think about the “red flags” and how they are NOT there. Not even a tiny, tiny single one. Nothing is even close to pink. Not even one of those “well, I can over look that because X,Y, Z are great.” OR “that won’t bother … More The Flags Were There
My daughter has always loved her stuffies. Every year it seems to change from animal to animal. We went through the dogs, hedgehogs, polar bears and seahorses. Now it has been birds. Since preschool. Ducky now is enamored with parrots. She has her favorite, “Reddy” and a small flock of parrots. Today we made one … More Adding to the Flock
It’s nice to be sewing again. I’ve done a few things since being in my new place. I *think* I have things unpacked to the point where I can find what I need and complete projects. It is maddening and it makes me upset to think about the fact that STBX still has my fabric. … More Sewing Again!!