Category Archives: Late Nights

Wordless Wednesday-Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi. Richie Sambora. Sold out arena. ‘Nuff said. Quite possibly the youngest one there screaming my head off and loving EVERY second of it! They still put on one helluva concert! Advertisements

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A Tale of Two (or three) Sewing Rooms.

Once an English teacher, always an English Teacher. I ❤ Dickens. When I first started sewing, I had a tough decision. Should I take up sewing residence on the first floor of our home (where our bedroom, living and dining … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday-Porch Edition.

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Why can’t I keep up?

Where’d she go? Joanna is gone! I feel like I just wrote a post like this (explaining my absence) when, in fact, it was more than three weeks ago. Since I quit my job, I’ve done a lot. For example, … Continue reading

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Working on it…

I’ve had one of “those” weeks. I’ve got a sinus infection (that conveniently showed up on the weekend-HELLO 75 bucks for a visit to Urgent Care), I haven’t slept right all week and I’m just plain grouchy. This blog is … Continue reading

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Ready for next weekend!

Yesterday was just insanely fantastic. I mean, I haven’t had a day like that in, well, we won’t go into that. But it was a great day. I had a great time at my sewing bee, though dork that I … Continue reading

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Snow Day, Sew Day (I can’t believe it’s STILL not “finished”).

I’ve been making this quilt for my cousin’s baby shower. At first, I was really, really excited about it. Ok, I’m still really, really excited about it. It’s adorable. It has mermaids, it has octopi, it has seahorses and fishies … Continue reading

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Napkins for Shirley!

My Aunt’s Mother is turning 85 and we’re headed in to Fayetteville for her birthday dinner this weekend. Since she doesn’t need anything and I hadn’t the first clue what to give her, obviously I turned to fabric. I thought … Continue reading

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My Sewing Philosphy (Laugh with Me)

As I was working on my Mendocino Zig Zag Quilt last night (and after several mistakes, which I like to call “learning opportunities”) I was prompted to explain my philosophy on sewing to my husband. You see, I’d “messed up” … Continue reading

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A Mendocino Zig Zag Quilt

I’ve been wanting to try a zig zag quilt since I bought Denyse Schmidt’s book a few months back. The problem is, I like looking at my fabric piles (I love piles!) and I’m still not good enough at sewing … Continue reading

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