Hey you shiny attention hounds!! Here's another non-sewing, yet totally rad finished project. And good news for any of you pining for the days of my finished GARMENT posts... this project is directly related to my recent decision to value sewing more than guests... Yeah. I said it. Talk about selfish...Read more
Happy Easter bunnies!! I hope you all had successful egg hunts today! I've been a busy spring bee, but thought I'd drop in with my most recent finished project. Easter Egg socks!!Read more
Hip Hip HOORAY for finishing up UFO's,...
Hello songbirds! Just a quick check in with a post that is neither fish nor fowl... err... fabric nor yarn... it's ROSES!!Spring seems to have sprung in Nashville. Although, honestly, what do I know? This is my first spring here. But it's totally my thing to jump the...
Hideeho you wallabies, you! I hope you are all having lovely Thursday mornings. Or afternoons. Or perhaps you're reading this months from now, in the cold, pre-dawn light. Or on Christmas Eve with a plate of cookies waiting for Santa. ANYWAY! I'm back from Vegas (baby) and semi settled in to...Read more
Hey there daffodils! Checking in for a Saturday afternoon hello... what have you spring flowers been up to? As for me and my hound fur infested house.... we've been quilting. It's turned into a stone cold obsession, if fact. In all honesty, I'm DYING to get back to my new dress...Read more
Hey there squirrels! Big news here in Snugbuggoland. Yeah. That's a place. A magical place. In ANY case... I've been going through some soul searching and contemplation. Trying to reconcile my life with what I want life to be. You know how we do. Here's something that's been on my mind.... If...Read more
Hey there rugrats! Happy Saturday. Me and the Pepperhound are hanging out on the sofa. I declared this weekend a sewing weekend, although it's turned a bit more into a shoe shopping and sewing weekend. But last night, with the help of some cheap wine and four episodes of Sherlock,...Read more
Good morning goatlings! How many of ya'll are in love with goats? I've been harboring a goat avarice that is surpassing my wistfulness for chickens that lay blue eggs and Bengal kittens. In any case... Here's the post I MEANT to do the other day! I got so caught up in...Read more
Hello there jackalopes!! Regardless of where any of ya'll may reside, I feel fairly safe in saying I hope you're nice and toasty today. Since, based on a detailed examination of my Facebook news feed, the entire earth appears to be covered with snow and ice. Right now I'm snuggled into my...Read more
Hey there baby giraffes. I spent a very satisfying Saturday evening obsessing over my new dress form while skyping with the forester. Which brings me to dress form advice bit #1.... if you can have someone with you while pimping out your form I HIGHLY suggest it. For all the...Read more
This is a post about shopping for glasses. I am constitutionally incapable of ignoring a pun. I'm truly, truly sorry for the horrible title of this post. Really. I was powerless. Moving on. Hey kitty kats! Guess what? Not only did I go to the eye doc today, but I found I...Read more
Hello there giant flemish bunnies! January just whipped by didn't it? That's a relief. I have found, to my dismay, that the weather in Nashville is more like the weather in Minneapolis than Texas. The Nashvillians of my acquaintance keep telling me that this is unusual. This freakishly cold winter....Read more
Hi Snoopies (snoopy, as in adorable beagle, not snoopy as in little sisters reading my diary...) Mom has returned to Minneapolis. She's on a plane as I write this. I dropped her off, went to the grocery...Read more
Hey there kit kats. Whew. All of your sweet comments put me over the edge today. Every single comment makes me smile. Thanks for the welcome back. So I'm back. A bit battered. I'll be taking the time honored role of absentee blogger returning to the fold sort of sideways. We'll...Read more
Hey kittens. Long time, no meow. I thought of you last night, though. But let's start back a bit, shall we? I'll give you the short version: I've moved from Dallas to Nashville. Me and Peppermint have a little house on a busy street in a bad neighborhood. But the floors...Read more