Gone Fishing!

Gone Fishing!

Hooray, hubby and I are headed to the Aspen, CO area to visit with Liam who’s at Aspen Music Festival this summer, and get some serious R&R!!!! We’re taking it easy and not driving too far each day in hopes that the travel doesn’t counter the effects of the vacation. And Stirling will be spoiled… Continue Reading

Boy’s Bathroom Refresh Complete!

Boy’s Bathroom Refresh Complete!

Just in the nick of time, the refresh of the boy’s bathroom is complete! I had to snap some quick pix at night while it still was all neat and tidy, we’ve got a guest coming tomorrow and it will probably never look this nice again! As a reminder, it looked like this before: And… Continue Reading

A Blast from the Past

A Blast from the Past

I received a couple of pictures from my Autie Robin the other day. I made a king sized duvet cover back in 1990 for them, I pieced an Ocean Waves in blue and red calicos, backed it in muslin and then added another backing layer that buttons closed at the foot. I’m pretty sure they… Continue Reading

Meetup | July Goals

Meetup | July Goals

Well my goodness, I’ve fallen way behind on blogging. Hubby and I are still recovering from the ITF/Pokorny extravaganza that was the end of June and early July. I’ve got a couple of quilts to blog about, an online dyeing class sale to promote, and…a vacation to prepare for! Andrew and I are headed for… Continue Reading

Repainting the Boy’s Bathroom

Repainting the Boy’s Bathroom

Yep, we’re taking on another home improvement project! This should be small, but it’s a little like giving a mouse a cookie: some drywall needed repair behind the toilet in the boys bathroom, and since the tan paint for this room doesn’t exist and I don’t like it anyway, why not change the wall color?… Continue Reading

10th Annual Pokorny Seminar

10th Annual Pokorny Seminar

Last week, just one day after the end of the International Trombone Festival, the 10th annual Pokorny Low Brass Seminar started up on the UoR campus. The complete opposite of the 5 ring circus that was the ITF, this very intimate week in studying low brass with top notch folks was cooked up by my… Continue Reading

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