#NoBloPoMo – WIP Wednesday

orphan block quilt

We interrupt your regularly scheduled #NoBloPoMo for a WIP Wednesday update. With the issues I’ve been having with my machine tension lately, I’ve not gotten much sewing done in the last couple weeks, but this is a Project Quilting week, … Continue reading

#NaBloPoMo – Where did my crafty go?

Ryden's baby quilt closeup

Over the last couple years I have found myself working on more fabric based projects, things like quilts and clothes.  There certainly isn’t anything wrong with that, but I sometimes wonder where the rest of my crafty went. The last … Continue reading

#NaBloPoMo – Let’s DIY unless you want to DIFM

letterpress table

I love to DIY (do it yourself). I often take a look a quilts on display in magazines and think “I can make that.”Then I sit down with a pencil and some graph paper to figure it out, or come … Continue reading

#NaBloPoMo Make It

I’m happy to say that I am participating in my first #NaBloPoMo – that stands for “National Blog Posting Month.”  The idea is that each day for the entire month of Feburary, I will be writing one post that is … Continue reading

Fashion Friday – Layer it on Thick

layering-for-all-seasons-feature

It doesn’t matter what season it is, I love to layer my clothes. But with the ridiculously cold weather we’ve been having here lately, being able to have on multiple layers of clothes has been the only thing to keep … Continue reading

#OurProject52 – Blue

I Bleed Blue

This week’s #OurProject52 is all about blue. It’s probably really weird of me, but the very first thing I think of when I hear the word blue is the song “Shpadoinkle Day” from Cannibal: the Musical. The sky is blue … Continue reading

Booking It- A Year of Reading

hologram for the king book

One of the things I am wanting to accomplish this year is to do a little more reading. It’s something I have always loved – even further back than my “Book It” days. I miss Book It. They need a … Continue reading

#OurProject52 – Guilty Pleasure

guilty pleasure

I thought long and hard about this week’s topic for #OurProject52. A guilty pleasure is something that you enjoy, but also feel guilty about. For a lot of people this is something like eating junk food, but I decided a … Continue reading

My Bookshelves Tell a Story

bookshelf

The Decorista recently wrote a post about decorating your shelves. It had lots of great tips, but the style just didn’t work for me. Maybe my shelves just need to be as cluttered as my mind, but I like to … Continue reading