Reverb 10 Roundup: Moment/Wonder/Let Go/Make

This post is from the Reverb 10 series, you can learn more about it and why I’m participating by reading this post. December 3 – Moment. Pick one moment during which you felt most alive this year. Describe it in vivid detail (texture, smells, voices, noises, colors). (sigh…) Not to sound cynical, but I feelContinue reading “Reverb 10 Roundup: Moment/Wonder/Let Go/Make”

Rex and Steggy

RAWR! Valentine’s Day seems to be about a hundred years ago, but since I’ve been MIA for so long, I have a lot of catching up to do.  I’d like to introduce you to Rex and Steggie, (or Kissasaurus and Huggasaurus Rex, as I called them when I delivered them), two felt dinos I madeContinue reading “Rex and Steggy”

Beth’s Diaper Bag

My lovely friend Beth is having a baby in a few short weeks and her friends were sweet enough to invite me to her baby shower last weekend.  I’ve had an aversion to registries for as long as I can remember, so I decided to make something for mom and baby instead of buying offContinue reading “Beth’s Diaper Bag”

In Celebration of Shopping

In celebration of Cyber Monday and all that is wonderful about shopping for great items on sale, today there are an amazing bunch of bargains to be had in my Etsy shop. All inventory in my shop that was more than a month old has now been bundled into gift sets that will save youContinue reading “In Celebration of Shopping”

Placemat Pillowcases

My sister recently got new living room furniture and I had this idea that I wanted to give her the perfect patterned pillows as the best new couch-warming present ever. I wanted a good quality fabric with a fun pattern and I know she likes circles and dots, but none of the fabrics I cameContinue reading “Placemat Pillowcases”


I finally got around to taking pictures of some of the things I’ve been sewing lately.  First up, hot off the presses (er… sewing machine) the Weekend Away Travel Bag from Heather Ross’s Weekend Sewing book. Putting the bag together, I kept reading the pattern over and over because it just seemed counter intuitive toContinue reading “Made”


Lest you think I’ve completely abandoned you, here’s a bit of what I’ve been up to lately. Easter colored Oreo cupcake candies… mmm. New purses headed for the shop soon. My new second-favorite dog, Chaz. He belongs to Luke’s cousin’s family. Some Easter egg-hunting. A few laughs. Hey, look! GG’s on the Internet again! (She’sContinue reading “Snapshots”