Category Archives: Personal

Stretching the Comfort Zone

Have you ever put off doing something you really, really wanted to do, but you just kept telling yourself you “didn’t have the time?” Yes, guilty as charged! Last night I attended the May meeting of the Needle Artisans of … Continue reading

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Finding U-Pick and Farmers’ Markets

Spring officially begins this week. I am so excited! Even though the weather is still in the 20s here in south Chicagoland, the tulips are starting to poke their heads up in the backyard. Spring also means the return of … Continue reading

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Visit to Quilter’s Plus Holiday Boutique

On Saturday, November 3, I attended the Quilter’s Plus Holiday Boutique at the Flossmoor Community Church Community House. Quilter’s Pus is an active local quilting guild, and there was a lot of talent on display at their annual holiday craft … Continue reading

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Sewing 101: Pumpkin Pillow

My husband bought me a sewing machine for Christmas a couple of years ago. I had wanted one for a long time. But, once I had it, I realized I had no idea how to operate it. Consequently, the sewing … Continue reading

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Hello and Welcome

My projects and ideas are spread all over my computer and the Internet. I realized it is about time I gathered my notes and photos and created a place to organize and share my craft projects. I am a long-time … Continue reading

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