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Monthly Archives: April 2013

I’m partial to women who didn’t have the storybook entry into Motherhood.  Anyone who’s been around the blog for a while knows this.  My kids are still young and people around me are still having babies.  I have a feeling this will be my trigger point for a while.  And then it will become something […]

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I know that usually Random Crap Posts are funny, but I’m outta funny.  I’m not full up on piss and vinegar but I’m sort of done.  I’m done.  I’m tapped out on words.  I’m tapped out on discussing my images.  I’m tapped out of crafting images.  I’m just flat-out done.  I’d like a little vacation […]

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All your three block rows are done, right?  Good, let’s make ourselves a 9 patch block. The first thing I did was find three rows that I really enjoyed and stacked them together.  I wanted to see if the colors matched up.  Here’s where things can get a little tricky if you let it, but […]

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  I’m planning 2 birthday parties for Saturday.  One will make me very happy to get drunk for the second one. I’m thinking that by next week, life will feel very free. If I let myself, I could become addicted to QVC. I’m becoming obsessed with Holi powder. I always run out of tampons mid-period. […]

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During my laid-off time, I’m navigating a weird sea of emotions. I feel bad if he isn’t learning 90% of the time.  I love that he can play and I can “work”.  I love that we can lazily roll into the day.  I hate that he plays video games for more than 20 minutes.  I […]

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Here we go.  You figured out how to thread your machine, right?  The bobbin too?  Good let’s do this. I use white thread and a quarter inch seam allowance.  My foot has a quarter inch guide, so it’s always pretty perfect if I sew straight.  Remember to use the same seam allowance for the entire […]

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