Hectic Life

Life has been a bit busy around here and I don’t think I will be able to post much this week. We stared by having our 6 year old grandson for the weekend, Then my dear sweet husband painted our kitchen and now we have moved onto painting the outside of the house. I’ll post…

Scrappy Challenge To Myself

The other day someone commented to me, that they thought my idea of using up my scraps before I purchased any more fabric, was an entertaining though for them. Now this is not a judgement towards this person, on the contrary, I found much truth in her insight that “scraps” tend to spawn more scraps.…

The Gift of Checkers

My husband and I live in a place that is referred to as a prison town. What that means is that the Montana State Prison (MSP) is located here and many towns people work there. We also have prison families who move here to be closer to there loved ones who are incarcerated. I never…

Completing Unfinished Projects

I have been working hard completing unfinished projects this week. First was to cut up some of the old cotton clothing that has been sitting in my “to be cut up” pile for a while now. I like to reuse whenever I can so the buttons went into my button jar and the fabric went…

A Very Busy Week

After cleaning and adjusting my machine several times earlier in the week, I think I finally have everything fixed that the broken needles damaged. Whew! I really do not want to have to do that again. Once it was fixed though, I have run it almost non-stop every day. She really is a workhorse of…