It’s Been Really Cold

It was 14 degrees below zero when I woke up the other day. 14 degrees BELOW zero. That’s cold. And even though I’m a native Minnesotan and I can deal with these temps, I was still pretty happy that I had taken the time over the holidays to make these draft snakes. I used this […]

Another Minky Blanket

I made one for a shower gift and I made one for my nephew. Finally, I made a Minky Blanket for Daughter. I bought this yard of Alexander Henry fabric last May at Purl Soho in NYC and I’ve been waiting for the perfect opportunity to use it. I finally realized that I hadn’t made […]

Etsy Finds: Sewing

Since I got my machine back from the shop I’ve had sewing on my mind. Show Me Some Love, from Bishopart (reminds that spring will be here… someday…) Canal Houses, by LauraMiss (love this, someday, someday…) Singer Sewing Machine Print, by (I don’t have a Singer, but still, wow..)


I looked out the window after dinner last night and this is what I saw. I ran for the camera. I feel like I’m starting to get my creative legs back. I’ve been cutting fabric and planning some fun projects. I even finished a blanket for Daughter the other day. More on that later, in […]

Finally… Friday

A few links to kick off the weekend…. Baby pigs are adorable, swimming baby pigs are, well, here…. This could make running worthwhile AND fun. A friend moved across the world and met a Camel. We’re heading out for Dim Sum on Sunday. Any tips? Happy Weekend. Hope you have lots of laughs!