Next Christmas will be different. Have you said that this week? I just now spotted a cute idea on Urban Threads -- okay, I wasn't paying attention -- on how to embroider on your package ribbons. Stash this one away for next time.
Overwhelmed trying to create a new sewing room. I took apart a larger bedroom and stashed it all over the upstairs. Yesterday the crew laid the new carpet. It's beautiful, but I plan to cover it up! Today I have begun hauling in tables and shelves an
We are getting terrible smoke today near Auburn, Alabama and the sky is darkened. I checked the internet to see what was going on and found out it is forest fires in Tennessee and Georgia and strong winds have brought the smoke and the odor all the way h
First time since recording began that it has been in the nineties (temperature) in Montgomery, Alabama in November. Unbelievable! We are still badly droughted here, too, so keep praying. People here are losing lots of their azaleas that have been in th
Just returned from a quick trip to the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee and North Carolina. The vistas are always wonderful, but there has been so much drought that the leaf colors were dull beiges and browns till we got around Asheville and further east, wh
File under Computer Irritations. Since I updated to Windows 10, it keeps disappearing my CD-DVD drive. It's there, but I can't find or use it. I have now done the 4th fix, but I know Windows will run some updates on the sly and I'll find it missing
Rescue K-Squiddy! I have been trying to get the K in the Cute Sea Font for months to complete this really great alphabet. I have named him, now I want to claim him. Can you help me vote? At the moment on page 1.
Color. Took my son clothes shopping today and found myself looking at this year's colors and color combinations. Fascinating to ponder and realize some new combos I hadn't tried. Also, yesterday was sewing a red, white and blue design (not a flag or an
Sadia Sews has a buy one get one sale on. Read the home page - maybe she is going to retire or close January 1, 2017? If you are new to embroidery, you need to check in every nook and cranny of her site. So many beautiful exotic designs and laces and sh