Yearly Archives: 2009

Almost Time to Celebrate

Yup, I’m down to 5 classes to teach, and the last show of the season I do is this weekend, a Holiday Boutique at the Redlands YMCA (S/S 9-4). I’m not bringing the “full monty” setup as I’m inside with a table, rather than outside in an EZ-UP, so it should be a much easier… Continue Reading

Christmas Plans

So, I LOVE Christmas, and I USUALLY totally over commit myself, and set myself up for failure and exhaustion (is anyone surprised at this?) This year, I’m hoping to keep it fun and my plans realistic. (For example, in years past, I would have a gingerbread house party, making parts for 8-10 gingerbread houses and… Continue Reading

Shopping with Scoutie Girl

I know I’ve mentioned Scoutie Girl before – but about 2 months ago, Tara started an auxiliary site – Scoutie Girl Gifts. It’s an “a collaborative, curated guide to buying handmade gifts”. What that means is that Scoutie Girl herself, as well as other folk, put together a group of handmade items with a common… Continue Reading

December Goal Meetup

Well, time flies when you’re having fun – HAH! It’s just FLYING by and now…Christmas is looming! Here is my list that I updated 2 weeks ago…and guess what, nothing on it has changed…well, I did get 3 of the 5 giveaway prizes mailed today. I’ve got to get the half finished totes and outfits… Continue Reading

Gifts for Quilters!

Gifts for Quilters!

Phew! That holiday weekend just FLEW by…and I was quite the busy bee. I had to do a huge studio tidy up, while I did that i found a UFO that was more finished than I thought! Gotta love that! It’s up on the design wall – it’s a Welcome quilt in the style of… Continue Reading

Giving Thanks

As we contemplate our full tables, surrounded by family & friends, there is so much to be thankful for. So many things, I’d be afraid to list them in fear of leaving something out! However, one HUGE thing I’m thankful for is this blog, and all the wonderful people who interact with me through it!… Continue Reading

Festival of Pie Preparations have begun!

Another year, another Festival of Pie! The Glendening Family West (that’s my husband & I along with our two boys) love to cook & bake (well mostly my Hubby & older son love to cook, I much prefer baking…)  and every year we invite some friends for dinner (11 this year)…and then MORE people come… Continue Reading