Friday Finds: The Whirlwind in the Thorn Tree

I recently finished a fabulous book, written by the author S. A. Hunt. He’s an author you’ve never heard of, but that’s ok. I hadn’t heard of him either until I ran across his book The Whirlwind in the Thorn … Continue reading

A Christmas for Sewing

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My husband gave me the best Christmas present I could think of, and better yet, I wasn’t expecting it.  He bought me a Singer Featherweight sewing machine! There’s a little damage to the cord that Matt wants to fix before … Continue reading

Let’s Read Some Banned Books!

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It’s banned books week! What better time to talk about reading?  You know that the banned books are always the best. When I recently looked through the list of banned and challenged books, I was really surprised by the number … Continue reading

Friday Favorites – Spiral Bound Sewing Books

Gertie's New Book For Better Sewing

I love reference books for sewing.  And I don’t mean the digital kind.  When I’m doing something as tactile as sewing, I love a physical copy of my instructions, which is why I am in love with sewing books that … Continue reading

Getting and Staying Organized

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As some of you may remember, way back in March I decided that I was going to make my goal for Lent to get my house clean and organized.  I even got started on that process.  Unfortunately, life got in … Continue reading

American Gods

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American Gods, a novel by Neil Gaiman is one of my favorite books in the world.  As a matter of fact, my original copy of both American Gods and it’s sequel Anansi Boys are both in pretty bad shape.  That’s … Continue reading

Young Dairyman’s Booth

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For the last 3 years the Gibson-Posey Young Farmer’s have worked at the Young Dairyman’s Booth on Wednesday at the Vanderburg County Fair.  Wednesday is always the night of the concert, so it’s usually super busy.  This year was different. … Continue reading

Recent Reads

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I’ve been on a reading kick in the last few months.  Since I have been, I thought I would share with you some of my recent reads: I am currently reading Seeds of Deception, the second book in The Beyonders … Continue reading

Birthday Shopping

I love my husband, but I have decided that he is officially the hardest person to shop for – ever.  I went down to Evansville, after work, earlier this week to find him something for his birthday.  I started out … Continue reading