It's true, ya'll. When I was six my mom and dad packed up the house and we headed into the woods. We lived in an old farmhouse. There was no electricity, no indoor plumbing. It was wonderful. My mom...Read more
Hey there bumblebees! I'm checking in from a cabin on a horse farm in the Illinois countryside. The cabin has no cell phone service!! But there is wifi so I'm not on a 100% no technology regimen! I recently, reluctantly, but ultimately with great gusto, did a little sweater deconstruction and snapped a few...Read more
Hey chickpeas! I'm hailing you from a small town in Virginia. And I've been living the last few weeks with clothes enough to last for a weekend trip, not enough knitting and an air mattress. See... a few weeks ago I packed up me and Peppermint the basset hound with my...Read more
Hey kittens! Hope you all are faring well! I'm back in Nashville and loving the weather! Turns out, my herbs were loving the weather as well! I came back to a veritable jungle of herbs that were swallowing up my poor roses. Step one of the rose clinic: clear out giant...Read more
Hey there doodlebugs! Oh... I have so much blogging to catch up on! I have finished my Moneta (wore it today, picture below!) and I'm ALMOST done with a lovely rose garden, quilting fabric, princess seamed little number. With horrible, evil, slippery, polyester hell fabric from Hancock that is, never...Read more
Hey there buzzards! Foresterman's been teaching me about birds, lately. Turns out... most of the birds I point our are buzzards. Seems like there's a message there... let's all reflect. On that somber bird-related note... I hope all ya'll know how much I love all the time we've had together lately!...Read more
Hey there Irish wolfhounds. I admire your goofy, puppyish visages coupled with your horse-like ways and graceful padding feet. I can't wait 'till I get a house big enough to have one of you come live with me... So. It's been a strangely soothing last few days. I have been, for...Read more
Happy Saturday kitkats! I've got BIG NEWS! Well. Wait - I suppose since you're here, you read the headline and sort of know already... I broke my two year hiatus of sewing for myself and have an honest-to-god, finished garment post for you kittens today! Hooray! By the way... Read more
Hey there werecats! As fate would have it, earlier tonight I was just sitting on my sofa, watching reruns of Numb3rs with a stinky hound dog and a sicko forester man (as in... illness. Not off color jokes...) I was minding my own business. In all honesty, I was relishing...Read more
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