Beating the Queen of Hearts

When Sarah at www.berrybarndesigns.com put out the 4x7 sewing challenge in February, I used it to get my butt in gear and finally make a quilt I've been thinking about for years....more

My Uber-ly Big Misunderstanding

I can start this post by saying that I know I live in a fantasy world a good portion of the time....more

TAKE THAT You Darn Varmints!

Two springs ago, after I planted an entire packet of peas in containers in the greenhouse, some mice helped themselves to the plump pea-ness of my efforts and ate every single one of them!How do I know?...more

What's In A Name

Lia Sophia Tomgirl.That's the name of this blog.How often do we see titles but don't really read what they say....more

One Of the Tricks Up My Sleeve

As I've shared many crafting successes and craftastrophes, I'm not sure I've ever told you that I can knit....more

Band Uniforms- Sewn, Trimmed, Delivered and PAID!

I know you're here to see an update about my heart quilt that I started making during the 4x7 sewing challenge with berrybarndesigns, but you'll have to come back another day for that update.Before I launched into the sewing challenge, I had agreed to make uniforms for the local high school's winter percussion team....more

Tweaking A Pumpkin Cake Recipe

After growing, zucchini and yellow squash in my garden last summer, shredding the yellow squash and zucchini and...more

Sewing For Myself Week #4

It's hard to believe this is the end of the 4th week of the 4x7 sewing challenge from berrybarndesigns....more

Sewing For Myself Week #3

Well, what a week this has been. When I decided to do www.berrybarndesigns.com 4x7 sewing challenge,...more

All This Moden Technology

I've mentioned before on this blog that I'm a reluctant embracer of technology but I don't let it go for long before I learn about it and start using it myself....more