It has been a while since I posted my reads. This week I am listening to The Good Girl by Mary Kubica: "I've been following her for the past few days. I know where she buys her groceries, where she works. I don't know the color of her eyes or what they look like when … Continue reading Book Date
I had to weigh in a day early due to work. This week, I am only down 0.1 lb. Not surprising after my big loss last week. Major pat on the back for only eating ONE cookie after Monday's baking session with Miss ME. This weeks workouts included: 21 DF Lower Fix YouV2 Rock and … Continue reading Weekly Weigh In
This past week, I did a hodgepodge of projects. First up, a very cute ear warmer. Here is Miss ME modeling it: This is a free pattern with video tutorial found here. This was a quick, easy, one cable ear warmer. I have rethought my dislike of Lion Brand Thick & Quick....I'm now on board … Continue reading Mixing It Up…
During the week of Thanksgiving, I decided to not stress and enjoy my holiday...and I did. This week, I made some conscious choices. I decided to track everyday...and I did. I decided to move everyday...and I did (21 Day Fix Total Body Cardio, Upper Fix, Lower Fix and walks). I decided to decrease alcohol...and I … Continue reading Weekly Weigh In
Recently, a fellow crafter I follow on Instagram, put out a Yarn Wish. She asked for knit and crochet hats, scarves and ear warmers to donate to her preferred charity. I had recently finished a Malia CAL Ear warmer. (Premier Candy Shop yarn, warm and soft) Although the picture doesn't show off the stitches well, … Continue reading Malia CAL Donation
In preparation for Thanksgiving, along with cooking, I wanted to make my daughter a dress. At Joann's I found this fabric for 50% off: My family loves Peanuts and I thought it would be fitting for her to wear a Peanuts themed dress. New to garment sewing, I wanted a simple pattern. You can't get … Continue reading Simplicity Sewing
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!