Recently, I realized I really and truly am a quilter. I’ve become addicted to fabric, new techniques, and stalking my favorite quilters for inspiration. It still surprised me to realize that I know think of myself in the category of quilter. I learned to sew on my mom’s machine in elementary school. It was a… Continue reading Somehow, I’m a quilter…
I had all sorts of great intentions in January, but life happens. Some good things happened. Some sad things happened. And in between, everything else happened. Right around the time my last post went live, I got word that my uncle, who had been fighting cancer for over a year, was not doing well and… Continue reading Reminiscing | the importance of family and perspective.
One of the biggest childhood memories that I always reminisce about is our time in the computer lab in school, hurrying through our typing lessons so we could play Oregon Trail and put our friends names in as our party members. I was never very good about it. There’s something about the vintage versions that… Continue reading Childhood Flashback | January 2015
Stitching | this Watching | the final season of Gilmore Girls on Netflix Eating | chicken roll ups Reading | tutorials for my next quilt Running | on the treadmill at the gym to the Harry Potter audiobooks Hating | the cold El Paso weather Finding | quotes for my OLW Planning | lots of… Continue reading Currently | January 8 2015
In case you missed it, part one is here July 2014- Dust storms, Jer sees ortho FINALLY and is told surgery is needed, hello monsoon season, we sign a lease on a new place, lots of rain, moving moving moving, more rain, happy birthday to me!, groceries, silly cats, silhouette projects, and our new pool.… Continue reading Our Year in Photos and Words | 2014 – part two
In December 2013, I became hooked on an app called “Collect” that was available for iPhone. The concept was simple- one photo a day, with up to 144 characters note, and it reminded you to add one. With daily reminders, I have managed to capture even more snippets of everyday life. This doesn’t show our… Continue reading Our Year in Photos and Words | 2014 – part one
Because I was such a horrible blogger in 2014, because there are things I want to share and remember, I’ll be doing a few wrap-up style posts over the next while. Random links and blogs I loved in 2014: Google’s 2014 Roundup GOMI Enjoy it by Elise Blaha Cripe Pinterest 71 Toes Cookie Clicker Feedly… Continue reading Things I loved around the web | 2014