I finally got up the courage to tackle the “scary basement”. This was where everything had gone from my decluttering and sorting of the upper two floors. I realized that school was going to be out for the summer and I was hoping to have movies and big kid activities in this space. It took… Read More
Today we welcome Amber as our guest blogger! Photo Credit: The Hungry Mountaineer Hi! I’m Amber and I blog over at The Hungry Mountaineer. I love to share my adventures in travel, trail running and the great outdoors in general. Whether I am camping or fishing or just taking my dogs for an early morning… Read More
Dan wanted a masculine pantograph design for this quilt. I think we nailed it with “bluster” which now happens to be one of my favourite to quilt and use on quilts. The golden thread works so well with the fabrics also. Sharing this post with these linky parties.
In January 2008 my second child was born. After the birth I felt fantastic. I was even into my pre-pregnancy clothes by my 6 week follow up appointment. The day before the 6 week appointment, tragedy struck and a girlfriend who I met in prenatal classes with for our first children (who are exactly one… Read More
June was spent mostly with panic decluttering and cleaning before school let out on the 26th. I am happy to say that the main areas I needed to get done were completed just in time! Goals that I had that were not completed: Make PM shams (sew & quilt) Sew Santa Gift Bags Etsy Item… Read More
I have a home daycare so this is family friendly. To view the image larger, right click on the menu and “view in new tab”.You can also “save as” to your computer and print it from there.
This lovely modern quilt was a pleasure to longarm for my client, Jean. Since there were so many hard lines in the piecing of the quilt top we decided to go with a modern swirl pantograph titled “Bubbles” to soften the look of the quilt using a white thread colour. Enjoy the photos.
I was going through some of my older blog posts and I started right at the beginning. My very first blog post (read it here) was April 14, 2008. The kids were so wee! A had just turned 2 and T was 3 months old. AND I HAD A CLEANING LADY!! Fast forward 7+ years… Read More
First of all, HAPPY CANADA DAY to all my Canadians out there!!! This is the first week home with the children since school let out. Last week I was rushing about like a mad-woman decluttering the basement so that we would have a nice area to escape the heat and for movie time where I… Read More
Friday was the last day of school for my children and now we are enjoying summer break. With the end of school comes piles of papers and masterpieces that I don’t k now what to do with. Today’s guest blogger, Tiffany Austin from The Good Enuf Mommy, has a solution that she is going to… Read More