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

Sewing For Myself Week #2

Since I'm participating in berrybarndesigns 4x7 challenge this month, I've been thinking 24/7 about this project that I want to finish. It's really hard to find 30 minutes every day to sew, but I spend more time some days to make up for it.I had already started this project last week, when I went to the website I had pinned and counted the number of squares. The heart alone has 231 squares which seemed ridiculous after I did the first 120, so I had to count again....more

What Gets You In The Sewing Groove?

While I'm participating in berrybarndesigns 4x7challenge this month, I'm sewing or actually in my sewing room more than usual.See, my sewing room is devoted to sewing, but it's in a very cold room upstairs where there is heat, but I keep it as low as possible....more

Sewing For Myself Week 1

Over the years that I've had my blog, I've sewn and not sewn....more

The Zipper Replacement Part Deux

Way back in 2011, I replaced a zipper in one of k-ster's winter jackets....more

I Was Just Trying To Be An Honest Citizen

And I'll never do that again!Here's what happened.I'm currently in the midst of making these: The high school Winter Percussion has enlisted my services once again and charged me with creating something close to this picture, without the whole bodysuit thing....more