A while back, a friend gave me a bag of scrap fabric. Miss ME and I pieced together a jelly roll quilt top from that. Miss ME was a big help! I then used scrap fabric from my stash to make a quilt back. Yesterday, I did the quilting. Honestly, I didn't worry about the … Continue reading Scrap Quilt Complete!
My Weight Watchers group has been doing a 15 week challenge called Make It Happen. This is not related to losing or gaining weight. It is about taking steps to a healthier life style. Each day you commit to doing the following: 20 minutes of activity Mindful eating 10 minutes of self care/time for yourself … Continue reading Weekly Weigh In
Continuing along with Little Monkeys Crochet Malia CAL, I have started a Malia Ear warmer. Now, due to my not paying attention (at all), I started making the pattern and realized I hadn't even made it to the pattern yet. What the heck do I mean? I mean I made the gauge swatch thinking that … Continue reading Malia CAL
The past month, I lost my way. I totally fell off the weight loss wagon and have no one to blame but myself. Pity party DONE. My work is running a weight loss contest for the holidays. Teams consist of four members and you have free access to the gym for the run of the … Continue reading Weekly Weigh In
The charity that I donate items to (Hooking for the Homeless) has put out the call for zippered accessory pouches. The book, School of Sewing, has a zippered pouch pattern that utilizes fat quarters. This was the first project I used my zipper foot on. I need practice with that, I broke a needle **insert … Continue reading Charity Sewing
I am pretty much used to being stared at when I am out with my son. Let me amend that, I am used to being stared at by adults when I am out with my son. This weekend we took both kids to a great event here in town. Our Fire Fighters have an open … Continue reading Simple Sweetness
A long time ago, I saw One Dog Woof's Catalunya Color Block Poncho and loved it. I had been wanting to try Lion Brand Fast Track yarn and this was the perfect project. I ordered the yarn and the 12mm knitting needles from Craftsy.com and started knitting. I really like this pattern, super easy, mindless … Continue reading Color Block Poncho