Tag: quilting

The wedding quilt

I finished a thing or two recently. First being the long awaited quilt that was to be a wedding gift for my best friend…the one who just celebrated her three year wedding anniversary For the most part it was finished, then..well let’s be real,… Continue Reading “The wedding quilt”

A trip to the ocean

In another attempt to just get myself together, Toph and I had a much needed day date. When asked where I wanted to go, I already knew he answer, the ocean. Having just been to Portland the prior day to visit my dad and… Continue Reading “A trip to the ocean”

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”

Heat wave

Hi there *wipes sweat off brow* Fall has taken off on us, decided it wasn’t ready to be here just yet. Which has really not worked out too well when it comes to harvesting food, my basement is abnormally warm thanks to the high… Continue Reading “Heat wave”

Summertime 

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 “

Babies everywhere

We have 102 new babies in the house and are they ever cute!! They are all happy and healthy and noisy!! The ducklings have been moved to the greenhouse for a few weeks, until they can get big enough to join last years ducks.… Continue Reading “Babies everywhere”

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!”

Well folks it’s official! There is a ten year old in the house! We celebrated with a few friends at the local indoor pool, followed by a slumber party. Per the request, with a bit of hesitation from the chef, there was a Boston… Continue Reading “”

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”

Harvest time

All week long I’ve been canning and harvesting Applesauce, apple pie filling, apple jelly This week I’ll be canning pie pumpkins Our corn did not do well this year, we planted late and now all that remains is the popcorn, we are trying to… Continue Reading “Harvest time”