Tons of quilting and some podcast rec's!
I've always wanted space to sew. When we moved here and I was able to carve out my corner, I went a little nuts with all the ideas I had of how to best use the space. Of course ideas only go so far, and I ended up being creative with what we had. It … Continue reading Revamping my space
Just like that, half the year is gone. So much has changed. When I started this site, I thought it would be an easy thing to hop on here and write about my quilting journey every few weeks. I think having been someone who thought being a stay-at-home mom was going to leave me with … Continue reading Getting things done.
If it's any illustration of how my year has been, I was half done with Ellie's Christmas stocking when she was born in January. It was still unfinished at Thanksgiving. It's been an amazing year, but a very busy one! Now we are staring down Christmas, and it's time to finish up a whole mess … Continue reading Holidays!
I've always said that if I ever had a girl, you'd be able to see her from space because of all the glitter, tutus and bows she'd have. Our family is cursed with incredibly bald babies, and I was sure Ellie would follow the tradition. Turns out she has hair, but not enough that … Continue reading Girl Problems
When my Grandfather passed away years ago, I did what I do, I threw myself into a project. In this case I spent the 48 hours following his passing whipping up a queen sized quilt. Sewing is a way for me to partition out whatever is going on, and allow me to feel productive when … Continue reading A Drunkard’s Path