I don't always care for rose scented products, but this is an exception. It is soft and lovely smelling. The best part of this lotion is the way that it absorbs into the skin! Quickly absorbing and non-greasy feeling within the quickest of moments. It comes in the two sizes and goes a long… Continue reading Amazing Lotion!
It is that time of year. Every free moment, and let's face it even the not so free moments, are stolen and applied to the work of the Christmas elves preparing gifts. (if only it was elves...I would sooooo run a little elf sweat shop!) I, of course, have put non-Christmas gifts on the back… Continue reading Work Basket – Christmas Knitting
Not all mending is with needle and thread. I have had this pair of Tavistock boots from American Duchess for several years now. I love to wear them, especially in the winter when my ankles get cold. occasionally, when I am buttoning them up (with a button hook) I manage to pull a button… Continue reading Mending Monday – Boots
Holidays certainly have a way of getting in the way of completing projects while at the same time giving us projects to work on (with a tight deadline, no less). Birthday hankies in progress. They are both completed. I can show you The "W" because I have already given this gift: M loved the scarf! She… Continue reading Workbasket – update
Christmas is fast approaching as are the many catalogs. In fact, they have been arriving daily since before Halloween! Usually I consider them great fire starting material, but sometimes something will catch my eye. This scarf had a lovely print on it that would carry me all the way through the Yule Tide season. It… Continue reading My new Christmas Scarf
A co-worker of mine, does Santa gigs every year. His suit was getting a little bit worn and he asked me to do some changes/repairs. Over time the belt loops had torn little holes in the fabric that needed to be repaired. The belt loops also needed to be lowered because Santa has lost some… Continue reading Mending Monday – Sewing for Santa
I wouldn't let myself start writing another post, of any kind, until I had finally finished the trip reports. Today I finished the last of those reports! Whoop-whoop!! I have been working on projects in between the 40 hour work week, the weekend teaching gig, social events and my online college classes. I haven't gotten… Continue reading Workbasket – catching up!