Feis Weekend Results

Well, this past weekend was a complete bomb – we were bummed and slightly irritated.  The entire weekend she placed a 4th and a 5th – I know that it’s judges discretion so Jaia was not filling some portion of something the judges were looking for but darn! It’s hard to watch your friends place…

bag making

Behind the scenes Feis Prepping – The things you don’t see when simply attending other Feisianna – Last night Jaia and I, and a my bag making cohort, sat at the dance studio and assembled bags, while other moms assembled judges books, stage books and numbers for side stage- It was a crazy mess –…

just moving right along……

I allowed myself to sleep in late this morning. 7:45!! I dragged myself out of bed to an already up and awake house – not pleasant. Dogs had to pee and girls were already moving about. No quite start today. The past 2 weeks have been nonstop running around it seems. Here and there and…

Wet and Dreary?

It’s a wet, wet, Monday morning here in Missouri – the house is still dark, my children are still in bed. Although I hear a small dog ready to out and about. The lights are still off and I’ve enjoyed an hour! of quite solitude. The TV is off, coffee and laptop in hand. It’s…

Ready for fall and more sewing

I am so ready for fall. I am ready for long sleeve shirts and windows open. I am ready for changing leaves and Halloween. I am ready of just not being HOT when I walk out the door! I am ready for stews and soups. Alas – I have  a few more weeks yet, before…

Fun Fabrics

Well working in a Fabric shop is already having its little perks! Friday when I went in, there was a stack of fabrics on an upstairs table. I didn’t really give it much glance, other than to give it a once over and pick out some cute patterns. I’d assumed they were a work in…