So tell me, have you gotten your 2019 calendar yet? I read something recently that said that most homes don’t have wall calendars anymore. Whaaat? Ah, technology. I must be old-fashioned, but I love me a good wall calendar. In the last few years, I have spent soooo much time on Amazon trying to find… Continue reading The 2019 Hand Print Calendar
Have you ever sewed something (or made something if you don’t sew) that had so many new parts to it that it was super intimidating? I totally just rewrote that sentence so I didn’t have to use the word “sewer”. I was listening to a podcast about sewing the other day and they were talking… Continue reading Christmas sewing- lots of firsts!
I’m just quickly stopping in today to show you the progress I have made on Nora’s baby quilt so far. I’m almost done quilting it! Here’s the front: And here’s the back: I still need to quilt inside the stars a bit more, trim ALL the threads, and then bind it. But the end is… Continue reading Progress…
Good morning! Did you have a good weekend? I hope so. I’ve been fighting a cold (or sinus infection, maybe?), and hopefully I’m on the mend. Bless you, Sudafed, for being nursing-friendly. Nursing in public is awkward, am I right? When I nursed Noah, I had one of those apron type covers, but it was… Continue reading DIY nursing cover
I was invited to a baby shower last week, and I wasn’t sure until the last minute if I would even go. ‘Cuz you know, leaving the house and all. But both kids took good naps, and I found that I had time to make something for the new mom. You know, by ignoring other… Continue reading A second taggy toy
Today I would like to introduce to you the newest member of our family, Nora Juliene. (Yeah, rookie mistake. Always take pictures of a cute outfit immediately after putting it on. Please ignore the spit-up.) She was born Tuesday, March 27th, at 7:12 am, weighing 7 lb 3 oz. I went in Monday morning for… Continue reading Introducing…
I’ve had some scrappy crazy quilt blocks saved on my Pinterest quilt board for over a year now. And last summer when I was organizing my fabric stash, I cut off all the odd shaped bits and put them in a box of scraps, swearing that I would do something with them one day. That… Continue reading Scrappy crazy quilt blocks