Category: Sew what

Items I’ve sewn

In good times and bad

For the good times fabric carefully chosen the search for the perfect pattern hours of cutting And piecing together (almost finished) To be gifted to a friend on her big day And the bad Moments of sadness, the heartbreaking rush to finish a blanket… Continue Reading “In good times and bad”


Dance season has ended, school is winding up, and summer vacation starts on Friday! With special permission from her dance teacher, with her brother off with his YaYa & Grootvader, and side by side with her best friend, Lorelai finally got a little more… Continue Reading “Summertime “

Not over yet!

Well once again we have a couple of more storms rolling in this week, the first being tomorrow with talks of 17 – 24 inches of snow during the day and well into Wednesday, followed by another 7″ of snow on Saturday, though I’m… Continue Reading “Not over yet!”

The First Thanksgiving

I came down with a bug over the last couple of days, usually where I would normally contemplate avoiding housework in favor of playing with yarn or my new sewing machine, I spent the better part of two days asleep on my comfy couch,… Continue Reading “The First Thanksgiving”

It’s all good

We are now in the process of putting the greenhouse up on our property, a nice warm home for the animals fix winter.  There are a lot of rocks up here on our part of New England, we should sell them 😉 A lot… Continue Reading “It’s all good”

Craft fair fun

Today was the day of the long awaited craft fair and boy did we have fun! As of last night I had 8 skeins of yarn Not as many hats as I was hoping to have done, but I didn’t sell them all anyway… Continue Reading “Craft fair fun”


…..polo You know the drill I’ve been busy, I’m always busy, what’s new?! We have been digging in the garden, putting in plants only to have the wind destroy half of them 😭 (Picture courtesy of my MIL) Some of us have already harvested… Continue Reading “Marco”

Chirp chirp chirp

The days have been sunny and warm (95 😳) these last few days (normal temps for New Hampshire in May are in the high 60’s), we have been soaking up the sun, playing with birds, & getting our hands dirty. We had half an acre… Continue Reading “Chirp chirp chirp”

Getting ready

This past weekend we spent time preparing for the arrival of our last critters (who should be here tomorrow), finishing up the portable chicken coop, and the kids learned how to card wool. First I would like to say, that it is a miracle… Continue Reading “Getting ready”

Oh Ailey

Sometimes cats don’t want anything to do with you, but when you are working with yarn?! They are all up in your business. So today’s post is brought to you by snuggly cats, take it when you can get it, because it won’t last… Continue Reading “Oh Ailey”