Christmas 2020 - For those in our fold like Pennifold, who are forging forward into stitching for December, I would like to offer a word of encouragement to the procrastinators and laggards in our group. I have just found the last never-wrapped Christmas
Scissor memories of Dennis tonight. Went to Hobby Lobby and found two lovely pairs of large Singer fabric cutting scissors, aqua handles, bent in the handle for easier cutting, and double ground, stainless steel. They were 2 for $15. Tried them out toni
Gardening update: I was concerned last week (in January) to find two mosquitos at my back door. We haven't had enough cold nights to kill off some of the bugs here, which can make for a miserable summer. Well, this morning it is 23 degrees, or as we
In 2009 when I moved here, I planted about a dozen white narcissus at the road, under some prickly shrubs for February blooms in the yard. I've never seen any blooms and each year I have reminded myself I need to move them out of that too shady spot to
Just went to the local diner and the help staff all had flashing Rudolph noses on elastic bands around the wrist. It was very festive as they rushed around! (I've seen these at the Dollar Store in USA.)
New to this site? Be on the look out. Most years Miss Veronica has given very beautiful Christmas free designs for a number of days before Christmas - kind of a count down. And her designs are SO awesome.
Sloping shoulders? Well, you know how expensive buying shoulder pads is. I have discovered I can get a pair of shoulder pads cheaper by buying a jacket at the Salvation Army, even if I just snip the threads and donate the jacket back! Tonight I have be
Today's laugh. You know how the advertisers pick up on a word in your writing and try to sell you something based on that? Well, it's not just words, it's picture content too. Adorable's free teddy bear today is in the pink polka dots. Right besid
Read this tonight and thought of you Cuties. "Look at your life as a beautiful fabric woven from rich colours and fine cloth. Make a plan, one that is full of obtainable goals for a happy life. Read through the plan daily so that it becomes a permanen
Toogie Missing? Hey, did she ever show back up from Canada, or has she remained Absent While on Leave (AWOL) This has gone on way too long; she belongs back at her computer and embroidery machine! Hehehe.