A Spooky SAL in Memory of Lisa Roswell

I've heard some very sad news.  Lisa Roswell of The Primitive Needle died when her car was swept away in flood waters this weekend.  In her memory and honor, several members of the online stitching community are organizing a "Spooky Stitch-Along" for today, Tuesday, March 1.  Halloween was Lisa's favorite holiday.  I don't currently have... Continue Reading →

Help me decide please!

So there's a FB SAL event for the last week of December. I signed up for it, and now I need to decide which UFO/WIP I'll stitch! Should I work on:Emma's Garden - design by Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum. This is my 2nd time stitching this - I'm making them for my best friend's daughters. I have... Continue Reading →

SAL updates

For those interested in the Book of Ink Circles SAL, we'll be setting aside Sunday as our "BoInk" day. I know Rebekah and Julie are ready to go. I received my fabric last week, and have my threads, so I'll be ready to start March 1!Here's the update on Emma #2 - the "before" picture... Continue Reading →

New Stitch Along opportunity

I think the best way to finish a goal is through accountability. One of my goals for 2009 is Ink Circles "Book of Ink Circles" (click to see stitch count and pattern revealed so far). This pattern is being revealed one portion each month, and for people who've been in on it since the beginning,... Continue Reading →

First finishes of the year

So I have 2 finishes already for the year, and I can't post either of them! One is a Christmas gift for DH - since he wasn't able to come home for Christmas, we're celebrating with him next week, wrapped gifts under the tree and everything. Since I made the girls their main gifts, I... Continue Reading →

I have a 6 year old!

My older daughter turns 6 today. She loved her puppy picture. She opened it, took one look at it and ran over to give me a hug.My aunt gave her a kit of beaded snowflake ornaments - like in Oriental Trading. She's sitting at the dining room table right now, putting them together. We did... Continue Reading →

9 hours of driving in 32 hours…

I'm tired! Mom, the girls and I went to my cousin's wedding, 300 miles away. We left at 10:30 Saturday morning, arrived a couple of hours before the wedding, and had a great time with family and friends. Hallie lost her first tooth at some point during the reception - we think she swallowed it.... Continue Reading →

Powered by WordPress.com.

Up ↑