Have you ever noticed how many things come in two's? I am making a quilt called "Mile A minute". I start out with one piece and add it to another piece so I go from a onesies to a twosies and on and ...
Let's face it, there are some things that we don't like to do either because we think they are hard or we don't know where to begin or how to do them. A few years ago I was making one of my daughters ...
Let's face it; holidays can be a pain in the neck. I know there are those out there who love everything about the holidays, the hustle and bustle, the frantic preparations, sleepless nights, meal prep...
As a child I loved dolls. I had endless tea parties with them sitting with me around the kitchen table. I dressed and re-dressed them in the clothes my mother made for them. She was an expert seamstre...
A few years ago I had horrible back problems. I had a bulging disk that was pushing on my sciatic nerve. It hurt so bad I couldn't sit, or lie down for very long. I would pace the floor and moan and g...
"T'was the night before Christmas and all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The children were nestled all snug in their beds while visions of sugar plums danced in their...
Every December it is with great anticipation that we watch the mail for our invitation to the open house at the governor's mansion. Our mailman becomes our new best friend for a few weeks as he delive...
I like the song "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town". It is upbeat and happy and something I can sing along with. Santa makes a list and checks it twice. If you have ever sewed this is the advice given to ...
Greek mythology is fascinating and the story of Pandora's box is a spell binding myth. Prometheus was a Titan who was a champion of human-kind and was known for his wily intelligence. He stole th...
Have you ever watched a television program where the people on a beautiful boat are deep sea fishing? They are all decked out in "boat attire" with their white shorts and colorful shirts holding very ...