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Grown Up Christmas List


Every year I find it harder and harder to come up with a list of things that I would like for Christmas.  It’s not because I don’t want anything, but because as I’ve grown older, the things that I want … Continue reading

The Lizard Lets Me Shop

christmas wrapping

In case I haven’t mentioned it on the blog, our cat is really good at finding animals in the house and killing them.  However, a couple months ago, I found her playing with a lizard that was still alive. And … Continue reading

Happy Halloween

This year for Halloween, I dressed as the title Character from Hayao Miyazaki’s The Secret World of Arietty. I’m pretty happy with how the costume came out, even if I spent all day explaining who I was.  I think that’s … Continue reading

Halloween Fabric Mail Day

spooktacular fat quarter bundle

Yesterday was an amazing mail day!  My Spooktacular fat quarter bundle came in the mail from Fat Quarter Shop! It’s nine super great Halloween themed fat quarters.  I’m thinking I want to make a quilt of some sort, but I’m … Continue reading

Heritage Days and a Quilt Show


Every year, my town has a festival on the town square.  There are lots of local organizations with food booths and local people selling handmade items.  I always enjoy taking a trip to the event just to look around.  You … Continue reading