24 06, 2008

Have you ever wondered . . .

By |June 24th, 2008|My kids, ramblings|8 Comments

How some mom's seem to do it all? This is how Ella came home from a birthday party yesterday. Not only was there face painting, there was a clown who did magic and made balloon animals, a pinata, and a SpongeBob Birthday Cake! Needless to say Ella had a blast. She did have one birthday [...]

20 06, 2008

Loose Ends

By |June 20th, 2008|My kids, ramblings|5 Comments

Well - I managed to sit and have a little sewing time last night. Just me and my machine. =) I squared up my diamond quilt and add the borders. I will have to post pictures when time is more available - it has been such a busy week, and I was sewing in the [...]

18 06, 2008


By |June 18th, 2008|ramblings|0 Comments

Hi friends - I spent the day yesterday backing up and changing computers! It feels really nice to have a fully functioning computer. Thanks for your help with the borders - I haven't had a chance to actually do anything yet with them but it is on my mental list. I gave up writing out [...]

14 06, 2008


By |June 14th, 2008|ramblings|3 Comments

I haven't been able to get online at all today! rrrrrr - my computer decided it was done having fun with me yesterday and has been very stubborn ever since. So I have been removing stuff and trying to clean it up a little, and now I am defrag'ing it. I have two hard drives [...]

16 05, 2008

Early Ambitions

By |May 16th, 2008|ramblings, work in progress|0 Comments

Well it is before noon (mountain time) and I feel so accomplished already!What a great feeling =) I've been able to complete and iron all but two of my blocks for Emmalie's quilt. I stayed up a bit later last night and got some good sewing time in - deep breath - I love those [...]

18 04, 2008


By |April 18th, 2008|ramblings|1 Comment

Hi again! I have been working all week to get cleaned up around here. =) My parents are coming next week to visit from the Seattle area - it has been almost a year since we've seen them. Nothing like company to get me motivated to really clean up. Since my Tuesday post I have [...]

13 04, 2008

A Full Week!

By |April 13th, 2008|ramblings|1 Comment

Well this week started with lots of snow but has ended very nicely. Yesterday and today have been warm (mid-50's) and we'll take it! However, I won't be able to plant a garden until Father's Day - too many temperature fluctuations here at altitude. So with Spring Break, Ella and I, with Olivia and her [...]

19 03, 2008

More Inspiration

By |March 19th, 2008|ramblings|1 Comment

I have been to the library to borrow more books for more inspiration - I love the library! I took my girls 7.5, 4, 2.5 with me - they love books too. We looked through the aisle of books and the youngest picked out all the pink bindings that she found. While the older two [...]