My name is Andrea. I’m a quilter, blogger, theatre buff and camera junkie. MouseInMyPocket.com is my personal blog space.
The title for this blog is inspired by love of talking about myself in the plural – you know… we are going to make dinner, and that sort of thing. Of course, my husband is always asking me if I have a mouse in my pocket… because he’s certainly not going to be making dinner. So, just for kicks, I used to keep a toy mouse in my purse… until the cat stole it. It was very cute… now it’s just kinda’ icky.
Mice aside, I keep myself busy with all sorts of things. I have a full-time job as the webmaster at a local university, and spend most of my evenings at home cooking, and creating with fabric. I love to quilt and make my own clothes. You’ll see a lot of them here on the blog. To find out more, you can download my resume or check out the affiliations page.
We or Us
My wonderful husband & I have been married since 2009. We currently live just outside Princeton, Indiana. We have 2 cats: Bonnie, who lives outside & spends most of her time in the neighbor’s chicken lot; & Mouse, who lives inside & likes to sleep in front of the space heater (even in the summer).
Matt & I garden and can our garden’s produce. This means that Matt takes care of the garden (most of the time), and when our produce is ready, I can and freeze as much of it as possible.
Matt & I are both members of the Gibson County Antique Machinery Association and Indiana Farm Bureau.
Matt works during the day as a trailer mechanic and spends most of his spare time working for a local farmer, and participating in our local Farm Bureau. He is the chairman of the Gibson County Farm Bureau Young Farmers and sets on the Gibson County Farm Bureau Board of Directors.
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