Archives for January 2012

34 – Techie Stuff, Catching Up, Bogged Down, Gnomes

I made a big move from Blogger to Wordpress and how that might impact you - resubscribe in your Google Reader here: Subscribe in a reader Getting bogged down with commissions - a good … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Car Trash Caddy

Such a handy little tutorial on a very useful item!  I need to make one of these for my car.  I doubt my hubby would like it if I made one for him since he has a manual transmission … [Read more...]

Quickie Wednesday Update

This past week has been crazy! I finally posted the last step of the bargello quilt along last night and I was happy to get that off my plate so I can move on to the next project.  Yesterday … [Read more...]

Bargello Quilt Along – Part 3 – Quilting and Finishing

Miss the earlier parts?  Part 1 is here and Part 2 is here! Hopefully you've got either a placemat or a tablerunner top pieced together if you followed the steps in parts 1 and 2. I'm not … [Read more...]

Name that Gnome Contest!

I went Etsy shopping and picked up a new travel gnome since poor Carl lost his feet on my last trip and is retired in my closet now. I want to have a new contest!  The last one was so fun … [Read more...]

Testing….testing 123

I'm in the midst of my move to my new host and blog service and I want to test out my feeds and see if they still propogate. Transferring from Blogger to Wordpress isn't exactly a simple … [Read more...]

Pardon my dust….

I will be switching blog hosts the next few days so if you notice my blog looking strange bear with me please.  Once the move is over I'll make another announcement!  The bargello placemat … [Read more...]

33 – The Mom Interview, Puzzles, Cooking and some quilting

My parents came to visit so I convinced my mom to sit for an interview I cooked a lot while my parents were here (well more than usual) Pork roast Simple 2-ingredient … [Read more...]

Bargello Placemat Quilt Along – Part 2 – Cutting your tubes, using your seam ripper and sewing rows back together

Miss Part 1? You can find it here! By now you should have all your fabric cut and sewn together into tubes.  Depending on which pattern you are doing you should either have four tubes … [Read more...]

The Weekend Roundup & Movie Recommendation

Saturday the dogs woke up early (as usual) so I got out of bed around 7:15AM and took care of that before heading into the sewing room.  I straightened up a bit and then looked at things I … [Read more...]