Fit to be Fat?

As you all know, I'm super passionate about fitness. But, I'd like to share a time when I was a bit confused as to what I wanted for my life.You're probably thinking that fitness is fitness, isn't it? And, the answer is YES. Sorta. Kinda. Ok, no, not really.Depending on who you ask, fitness can be a meathead in the gym. It can be a marathon runner. It might be a dancer. And it is, definitely, most athletes. (I say most because some may argue that bowling, pool, darts, and competitive eating are sports.)...more

Picture Your Life

Well, poo. This was supposed to be a post of pictures that I've taken that make me happy. But, for the life of me, I cannot figure out how to add pictures to posts. I've done the troubleshooting. I've tried doing each step. I still come out with nada.Isn't that just the pits? If anyone can help me out, please leave me a note. I would GREATLY appreciate any help.Keep sweating and sewing.Adora...more

Impatiently Trying to be Patient

You know when you get excited about something and look forward to making the vision in your head into a reality?I have this little problem where I get so wrapped up in the anticipation of the outcome, that I can't slow myself down or wait for the right time.Enter:  BACKYARD REDESIGN....more

Social Media and Me

In case you think what I have to say is pretty rad and interesting, you can also follow me on facebook at Adora-ble Designs, instagram at @studchic1, and twitter at @buffmama2011. If your interest is in what I'm making, you can check out my shop on at AdorableDesignsNYC.I look forward to meeting you in the cyber world!Keep sweating and sewing.Adora...more

Forced Creativity

I know what you're thinking: "Doesn't this chick have a life? I mean, hello, you have a kid and you're blogging again?!"Hey, I have to pick my moments, and right now, he's watching some Wally Kazaam. Educational AND a little me time before the onslaught of "Let's read, mom," and "Let's play castle," "Let's play cars," "Let's do puzzles," "Let's {insert your kid's typical request here}."I wanted to share something I've been trying to make time for:DRAWING....more

Hello, there. How are ya?

Well, this is my first time, hi ya....more