Monthly Archives: November 2013

Turkey Art

My kids have the whole week off from school, which is a welcome break on many levels.  It also means keeping them busy. While I enjoy doing activities with my children, I also believe in encouraging them to be independent, … Continue reading

Posted in Handmade | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Butterfly Blues

A friend got married in August 2012, and in the card, I said a homemade gift would be coming. Er, I gave it to her today. A table runner in the colors of her dishes, though I missed the red, … Continue reading

Posted in Handmade, Quilting, Sewing | Tagged | Leave a comment

Sister Socks

I’ve been knitting socks lately. Mostly because socks knitting is so portable, thus making it easy to get in a few rows while waiting at the _______________ (fill in the blank – dentist’s office, school, ballet studio, etc.) When a … Continue reading

Posted in Hand-stitching, Handmade, Knitting, Yarn | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment