Boo Humbug

Boo Humbug

I am a bit of a humbug when it comes to Halloween.  To be sure, I always loved the thrill of dressing up and know that my kids are excited to do the same.  Perhaps I’m just a “tired, old, Mom”.  Or perhaps I possess a nostalgic longing for days gone...
There IS Hope For Teenage Sons

There IS Hope For Teenage Sons

My son was thrift shopping for his Halloween costume and found this for me.  I told him I’ll wear it to every concert – even when he’s famous!  (He’s a rocker, I’m a knitter.  You may need to click on the picture to get a better view of...
Do You Really Know What to Do With Those Falling Leaves?

Do You Really Know What to Do With Those Falling Leaves?

Every year my kids and I collect beautiful fall leaves.  They usually sit in a pile until they dry out and crinkle apart into leaf dust on my table.  Inspired by Martha Stewart, we created these framed Pressed-Leaf Butterflies and hung them in our craft room....

Free Fabric!

This is a shoutout to another blog I write with the owner of Contemporary Cloth.  She is hosting a giveaway for a free yard of fabric.  The giveaway is here.  You can check out my newest apron in Piccadilly fabric...