Wellness

Running 2022 – Progress Update

Earlier I shared my running goals for this year. I started 11 days already into the new year. I knew that I'd have to push pretty hard to meet the 54.55 miles/month goal. I managed 42.51 miles, 12.04 miles short of goal. 13 days active. February has the goal of 4.17 miles a day (only… Continue reading Running 2022 – Progress Update

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2021 – Year in Review

January: January of 2021 started off strong with the completion of a multiple mend to a co worker’s coat. Mostly though the month was filled with projects that hadn’t been completed, such as DIL’s Christmas gift and the repair to the sewing machine cabinet’s drawers. old rotten shed shed partially removed kitchen window with a… Continue reading 2021 – Year in Review

knitting · Pets · Workbasket

Workbasket – Been A Little Busy

Previously DW's Christmas Stocking Growing up we always had velveteen stockings. That is why I chose this yarn. As I was finishing the stocking, DW asked who it was for. I told him it was for him! He was surprised and seemed pleased. Kobe wanted to knit too. He said it was super hard with… Continue reading Workbasket – Been A Little Busy

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At Home – Spice Jar/Rack update

Some time ago (2005 I think) I came across a homemaking blog (title of which is lost to time).  The article that caught my attention was about making the spice rack pretty.  I jumped right into the project wholeheartedly. I ordered empty spice jars and labels.  Choose a label design that I liked and got… Continue reading At Home – Spice Jar/Rack update

Quilts

Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #8 – Bleeding Heart

The Bleeding Heart The eighth flower in the series of grandmother's garden quilt was the old, old bleeding heart. Vera said she could remember seeing it in the yard with the snowballs late In May. As the club discussed the flower they discovered it was a cousin to a much more prosaically named flower -… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #8 – Bleeding Heart