It’s just a RED Craftastic kindof day

Today we’re making homemade Valentine’s.  I shot these pictures of Ella making a Valentine for her Uncle Mitch.

My First Purse

I know I haven’t talked about our Christmas yet, and I promise I will get to that. I’ve just been sewing and sewing and thinking about sewing and I thought I’d share one little project I’m working on.

I’m making a purse. This is my first purse and absolutely sucks for a first – . . . → Read More: My First Purse

Ward Christmas Party – and more sewing talk

Last night was our Ward’s 1st annual Nativity Scene Christmas party. We had a live nativity scene outside and it was beautiful! They even had a tamed turkey.

They had a buffet of soups and then right before the primary singing started Jayden came and told me he had an accident. Man! Right when . . . → Read More: Ward Christmas Party – and more sewing talk

Went to the doctors

I took Jayden in to the doctor’s. Unfortunately, his doctor was gone for the day and Jayden had to see another doctor. I really didn’t care for him. Jayden told him that I was going to take him to McDonald’s to get some chicken nuggets (this is the first thing Jayden has said he’s . . . → Read More: Went to the doctors

I’m done with this DRAINING DAY!

Today I cut all of my squares. I built my quilt and they’re sitting in a tempting little pile just waiting for me. I spent my evening trying to figure this machine out. It had me frustrated, but I must give a big THANK YOU to Rachel & Shannon for helping me out. I . . . → Read More: I’m done with this DRAINING DAY!

I GOT IT!!!!

And there it is. My new sewing machine. It’s sitting on my table and I just want to sew something soooooo bad! My first project is going to be my sister’s quilt for her baby. So, I have to start cutting squares. I only have 2 out of 5 of the fabrics that . . . → Read More: I GOT IT!!!!

Another thing to consume me….

I get involved with things that completely consume me ~ only for a little bit, then I move on. It’s an issue with me, but luckily I have a husband that deals with it and goes on my adventures. My new adventure….. possibly sewing? Nothing serious here, but I would love to do little . . . → Read More: Another thing to consume me….

I Have a Crafty Side

I’m crafty. I love to make things. I love to cross-stitch. I have a cross-stitch that I actually started when I was 15 years old and wanted to make it for my mom. It’s called Through a Mother’s Eyes. It’s of a bride in her wedding dress with her mom standing behind her. There’s . . . → Read More: I Have a Crafty Side

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