5 12, 2008

November Swap – part 2

By |December 5th, 2008|Swap Til You Drop|7 Comments

I was so excited when the mail box had a package for me today! I have been patiently waiting for my mini quiltie from my first swap. Remember this little gem? I mailed it to Lucinda, while she mailed me thisand this! Having grown up in the Northwest – green […]

4 12, 2008

Recipe Box Swap

By |December 4th, 2008|recipe box swap|9 Comments

I’ve watched this swap happen month by month – never really got involved. . . but holiday favorites – they have been on my mind lately! The last 5 or 6 years Jenna and I have spent an entire day baking, or making candy – depending on how adventurous we feel, and how many […]

3 12, 2008

Custom Bracelets

By |December 3rd, 2008|bracelets|4 Comments

I made these for a birthday girl! After my last post about bracelets, Jennifer requested one for her daughter, but when I showed her my samples, decided to have two made. One will be for Christmas :)The little box was intended for gift cards, but I’m always looking for a way to present […]

2 12, 2008

December Already!?

By |December 2nd, 2008|finished quilt|7 Comments

It seems that the months keep flying by! I blame Thanksgiving being late in the month for the surprise of December, and the first being on a Monday doesn’t help. Over the long weekend I made a table runner to coordinate with our tree skirt. I had purchased a panel, but after […]

2 12, 2008

Plug :)

By |December 2nd, 2008|Etsy|0 Comments

I spent some time adding bookmarks to my etsy shop last night. I was thinking I would like to offer you, my friends a deal. How about buy 2 get 1 free!? If your interested just let me know that you are a blog reader and I will adjust your invoice!new EtsyNameSpace.Mini(5662737, […]

29 11, 2008

November Swap

By |November 29th, 2008|Swap Til You Drop|9 Comments

I got word from Lucinda that my two-color quiltie made it to her the other day. Now I am free to share it with all of you :)It was a bit dark the day I took pictures – I had to get it in the mail or I would have ended up keeping it […]

28 11, 2008

I Am Thankful : : 8

By |November 28th, 2008|Me, Thankful|9 Comments

It seems I have avoided this place for much of the week. This year has been full of ups (mostly our children) and downs. As you know I am always thankful for the big and little blessings in my life – I AM blessed. But this Thanksgiving was different – in so […]

24 11, 2008

My Ta Da List!

By |November 24th, 2008|finished quilt, give away|20 Comments

I probably could produce three different posts out with all that I have to say . . .

First up – I finished our tree skirt! I love it :) It is just over 40″ square. After seeing a couple of others a bit smaller around blogland, I thought it may be to big, but why […]

24 11, 2008

For Me

By |November 24th, 2008|Me, My kids|4 Comments

I know that they could have used it though, they have been at each other’s throats since 7:30 this morning. Rest time. I’m sure some of you are thinking “What she hasn’t been having rest time!?” In my defense – for the last 5 years almost, I have had a baby and […]

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 […]

20 11, 2008

Your Thoughts?

By |November 20th, 2008|Etsy|8 Comments

A clean house/space does wonders for the creative energy! I’ve done other stuff too, but want your thoughts on these – if you please :)Gotta run! It’s time to get Ella :)Thanks for your help!

19 11, 2008

"It smells so goooood in here!"

By |November 19th, 2008|Baking, My kids|11 Comments

Words from Ella as she came inside from playing at 4:45pm. Yes, the sun has already set here by then. While they were outside I whipped up a batch of these yummy pumpkin chocolate chip cookies. Well technically my mixer did the grunt work, but someone has to operate it – right? […]