Miss ME's therapy was cancelled today. So, we put our aprons on, played christmas carols and made cookies! Her brother will be thrilled for his special treat when he gets home from school! Have a good day!
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
Yesterday I went on a trip to NYC! My sewing studio (The Creative Sewing Studio) hosted a bus trip to the Garment District. Myself and two friends went and had a great time. Before leaving, our instructor let us know that within a few years the Garment District will basically be no more. Rents are … Continue reading Changing Landscape
I finished reading On Turpentine Lane and I really enjoyed it! If the main character had gone a different way when dealing with her "fiancé", I probably would have put the book down, but it was a fun quick read. As I predicted, I am reading The Radium Girls here and there. It is not, … Continue reading Yarn Along
Last week I went into my weigh in thinking I had done a really good job that week. I was up over 1 pound. I went home and looked over my tracking and workouts, and realized, no I didn't do a good job. I had really not made good choices. I need to realize that … Continue reading Weekly Weigh In
A new Year of Projects is upon us! You can find the group on Ravelry and post your projects on Sundays. Here is my list of projects I hope to complete in the Year of Projects 2017/2018: Finish my two half finished ponchos. Finish my Carleton Sweater Knit one pair of socks Complete my Charlotte … Continue reading Year of Projects 2017/2018
The 2016/17 Year of Projects is over. Looking forward to the 2017/18 year, I'm compiling my list now! Here is how I did for 2016/17: Knit Hats: Although I didn't knit the two I specified in the original list, I did pretty good! Hats and Scarves for Charity: I did darn good on this one! … Continue reading 2016/17 Year of Projects Recap