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Nothing “SMART” About It

Nothing “SMART” About It

I spent most of yesterday getting my “smart” life back online. It was a day where I really wondered if three TV stations, no internet and one phone on the wall in the kitchen wasn’t a better way to live. Why?? Because there is really nothing smart about smart devices. Nothing. I know those of… View more

Project Progress

Project Progress

It’s another gray day here in Missouri. The days are getting shorter, too. I know they’ve been getting shorter for about three months now, but there is always one day in the fall where it hits me. I love all the seasons, so the changing weather doesn’t bother me. I just don’t like the whole… View more

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead

Well, scrap yesterday. Ugh. Aside from my morning run and a call from my much loved godmother, (yes, she is still living and always an inspiration to me) there wasn’t much good news. It started raining, my beloved Packers lost, and I ended up taking a bath and going to bed with a good book…. View more

Weekend Ready

Weekend Ready

After my morning run, I had a visit from Paul and the boys, Brennan and Max. Always good to see them. Paul is playing the role of handyman and working on one of my ceiling fans that decided to stop working. He thinks it’s a battery and of course it is a non-standard battery.  … View more

Trunk Show Day

Trunk Show Day

Yesterday went a little better for me. Today, it’s raining out. Haven’t heard any thunder, but not taking chances with SusieQ. Looks like a good day to work on bindings. I have, ahem, a “few” to work on. Something Old is New Trunk shows have been a part of the quilting world for decades. The… View more

Some Days

Some Days

My brother has a saying, “Some days you start in the pole position yet you still come in last.” A car racing reference. It’s about starting in great positioning at the front. Then, despite your best efforts, you finish in last place. Well, sometimes it happens The Start I was off to a great start… View more