Last week I was packing for Camp Wannaknitknit (weekend knitting retreat – more on that in another post). I was getting some knitting projects together and Kennedy was jumping on … Continue Reading Helping?
We actually had slightly cooler weather this weekend and enjoyed some time on the balcony. Kennedy was very interested in the birds that flew past. Charlie was content to just … Continue Reading Watching for Birds
If you are near Edgerton, WI this weekend, make sure to check out the pie and ice cream social at Albion Academy! It will be held on Sunday, July 8th … Continue Reading Pie and Ice Cream Social
“Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.” -Martin Luther King Jr. “Freedom makes a huge requirement of every human being. With freedom … Continue Reading Happy 4th of July!
A couple of months ago a friend had an open house to showcase hand-dyed yarns and patterns from Myra Garcia of Fancy Image Yarns. Myra had some lovely yarns, and I … Continue Reading Old Shale Scarf
Charlie doesn’t always sleep with us. However, when she does she likes to sleep on my head pillow and after a while she usually moves down to the foot of … Continue Reading Good Morning, Charlie!
Happy Father’s Day, Dad! I love you :) I hope you, and all the fathers out there, have a wonderful day!
Last night I finished my Miss Fran embroidery project. Thank you, Judy, for the extra thread so I could add a little garden for Miss Fran! As I was taking pictures, … Continue Reading Miss Fran’s Garden Tote
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes! ~Maya Angelou A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger … Continue Reading Memorial Day
Happy Mother’s Day, Mom! I love you :) I hope you, and all the other wonderful mothers I know, have a beautiful day! Enjoy your time with family and friends, … Continue Reading Happy Mother’s Day!
This weekend I decided to pull out some left-over fabric from my patchwork travel pillow and try making a mug rug. I used In Color Order’s Scrappy Stack Mug Rug … Continue Reading Quilting Practice-Mug Rug
This past Saturday was Kaps for Kendall’s 2nd Annual Knit-In to Knit Away FA. I had a great time knitting hats with the other 40 or so women who were … Continue Reading Another Successful Knit-In!
Last night I joined some friends for an Embroidery Workshop at Fancy Tiger. Marisa, from Creative Thursday, gave us this adorable embroidery pattern for “Miss Fran” and encouraged us to … Continue Reading Embroidery Workshop
We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. ~Native American Proverb Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow … Continue Reading Happy Earth Day!