Monthly Archives: April 2013

Fabulous Finds Friday

Found anything awesome lately?  Here are a few things that have caught my eye: I really like this canvas print.  I’d love to hang it somewhere for my children to see every day. I wish this basket was sold at … Continue reading

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Updating

Our main level bathroom has needed some updating for awhile. The size of the vanity in the bathroom was an odd size, so figuring out what to replace it with was a puzzle.  My husband is too fast for me, … Continue reading

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Something New

Many years ago I saw a picture of this painting by Carl Bloch, titled Christ in Gethsemane.  At the time I had no idea who the artist was, but my emotional response to it was memorable.  I have since learned … Continue reading

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What I’m Working on Wednesday

This week Tula Pink’s new book, 100 Modern Quilt Blocks, arrived on my doorstep.  I love the way it’s written (and illustrated) and had to make Block 1 right away.  This is going to be a fun project! I finished … Continue reading

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Fabulous Finds Friday

Here are a few things that I have been loving lately! 1. Michael Miller’s Out to Sea Nautical Map designed by Sarah Jane.  I have been wanting this fabric for a long long time and I finally treated myself to … Continue reading

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My latest project

I am taking over a bedroom and turning it into my office. I am keeping a bed in the room in case we need it for grand-kids  so I made some pillows for the bed to try and make it look … Continue reading

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Quilt Bee Blocks are finished!

I finished by blocks for the quilt Bee Swap and I’m headed out to the post office to mail them today.  I started out doing improv, as I showed last week, but decided to be a strict rule follower and … Continue reading

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Getting ready for Spring

It is snowing outside, but I am trying to get ready for Spring! Here is my dining room centerpiece. I have painted and recovered this chair to give it a more “Spring” feel. I am sewing some new pillows to … Continue reading

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What I’m working on Wednesday

This week, I’m working on some solid quilt blocks. I joined a hive in the 3×6 bee on flickr and am doing this for the first time.  Honestly, I procrastinated like crazy and then made one test block that wasn’t … Continue reading

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Fabulous Finds Friday

This week I have been looking at cute outfits and dreaming of owning them and looking like a skinny model in them :). I found these cute shoes online: Source: modcloth.com via sisterview on Pinterest   Oh and I am … Continue reading

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