29 06, 2009

Our weekend in pictures

By |June 29th, 2009|My kids|20 Comments

I hope you had a good weekend! We had been promising the kids a little pool, but had to wait for it to warm up enough. They had a great time in and out of the pool – getting the water nice and dirty! Oh well :)Owen loves being in the […]

26 06, 2009

New Handbag

By |June 26th, 2009|bag|37 Comments

Yesterday I cut out two bags :) It was a good day – and that was before noon! After bedtime I managed to put one together, the other is waiting patiently for a bit more free time.Do you recognize it? It is the same bag I’ve been playing with for a while […]

24 06, 2009

SewConnected – June

By |June 24th, 2009|SewConnected|13 Comments

Sarah of house of krom, or krommama on flickr, surprised us this month by not sending fabrics! Instead she asked that we use our scraps to make a wonky log cabin house. Super fun and something new for me :)This is my busy, wonky log cabin house! I found some old scraps […]

23 06, 2009

Recent Happenings

By |June 23rd, 2009|Celebrations, My kids|18 Comments

It would seem I’ve been absent more than present here lately. . . and my creative time has been out the window, but I have good reason!Saturday morning we packed the kids up andwent camping! Our plan was to be gone two nights, but the second night had some serious storms in the forecast. […]

18 06, 2009

My Girlie Girls :)

By |June 18th, 2009|My kids|36 Comments

I got my top done and haven’t touched my machine since! My mind is full of projects, but the sun has finally been shining. Today was a full day with the kiddos, running errands and gardening/weeding! It’s crazy how fast those things grow :/Ella and I spent some time playing Scrabble while […]

15 06, 2009

Quilt Along Top

By |June 15th, 2009|quilt-along|64 Comments

Hi all! I managed to get my quilt top together! I love all the colors and beautiful prints. It is SO big!My helpers were holding it down while the wind was blowing :) I am still working out the batting and backing, really just crossing my fingers! Part of the […]

13 06, 2009

Happy Day!

By |June 13th, 2009|bag|18 Comments

Earlier this week I made use of the gift certificate my sister gave me for my birthday. Isn’t she sweet!?I’ve been watching Wildwood since Market, loving the cool colors and graphic design. The bag I have loved for a while and so I thought I would do a crisp, modern bag – because […]

11 06, 2009

Quilt Along Progress

By |June 11th, 2009|My kids, quilt-along|34 Comments

I have to admit it – I’ve been overwhelmed by the project I took on. A queen, almost king sized quilt! What was I thinking??To have a few less pieces to deal with I made 4-patches of my blocks. Great idea! I had decisions to make for each block but not […]

9 06, 2009

For the Love of Music!

By |June 9th, 2009|Music|9 Comments

In taking down the music playlist, I’ve opted to share the current list. In the future I will add music lists in regular posts, for anyone that is interested :)”She is Love” by Parachute”You’re Beautiful” by James Blunt”Lucky” by Jason Mraz”Say” by John Mayer”Beauty from Pain” by Superchic(k)”Realize” by Colbie Caillat”Indescribable” by Chris Tomlin”Unfailing Love” […]

7 06, 2009

Catching up

By |June 7th, 2009|quilt-along, random|33 Comments

I feel like I’ve had lots to write all week, but no words to make a decent post. I am happily here with the kiddos, and a few runny noses . . . summer colds are the worst, don’t you think? I posted the music poll after getting a nice comment about how the […]

3 06, 2009

Summer Routine

By |June 3rd, 2009|My kids, quilt-along|33 Comments

Our first week without school, is good, but as always working into a new routine makes for a few hiccups in schedules and productivity! I haven’t made as much progress as I had hoped for so far this week but some is better than none! I will get there :)I’m all organized and […]

1 06, 2009

Giveaway Winner!

By |June 1st, 2009|give away|19 Comments

Aside from all the gross comments, my giveaway has been a huge success! (I know I asked for it!) Thank you all for taking the time to enter the drawing.Also for those who didn’t win, and want the bag – I have a pattern coming soon! Make sure you check back often for […]