September 19th

I made the things!   Several weekends ago I participated in my very first “craft” show – More apt – I was a local vendor at our Science Center’s Harry Potter themed First Friday – It was a blast – all the people walking around in costume, the kids, the ADULTS. I love the fact…

August 22

Today.  Today I’m sitting at a local cafe while Rowan is in class – there’s not enough time to run home and then back to pick her up – This week I’ve been sewing with minky – the hell fabric. It was a request from a customer and I drew the short straw.  It was…

January 29th

I’ve been doing a lot of sewing lately – mainly sewing for others  – putting together t-shirt quilts, but ALSO – I’ve been making time to sew for myself and Jaia – Harry Potter robes for American Girl dolls – because why not torture myself with tiny tiny armscye??? OIY – Also on the sewing…

December 14

Last weekend Jaia filmed the play “a christmas carol” here at the school for the arts where she is currently taking the filming/editing/movie making(?) class – and where I’m currently sitting, waiting, while she’s in class, and watching the rehearsal of “a christmas carol” for this weekends performance. I watched the play while she worked,…

June 13th

It took exactly, well almost, 24 hours after our guests left last week for our house to return to its normal messy state. Clothes on the back of the sofa to be folded. Clothes on the floor. Kitchen table filled with things that have other homes but no one can seem to put away. I’m…