Monthly Archives: December 2008

Up to not much good

I have been stitching & finishing – I just can’t show pics yet. 1, hasn’t been received yet. 2, hasn’t been mailed yet. 3, isn’t quite finished yet. But almost! I hit a snag today (which I was going to … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking, General Rambling, High Maintenance, Houses of Hawk Run Hollow, Winter Neighborhood RR | 8 Comments

All kinds of crazy

First trying (and failing) to stitch and finish something starting at 7:30 this morning to have it done by noon. I did get it finished, around 3, but not in the way I had originally planned. I could bore you … Continue reading

Posted in Reading, Stitching | 9 Comments

Keeping my head above water

Things are getting finished! Woo-hoo! I backed it with a plain cream flannel to make sure it’s cozy. I think this one turned out better than the Christmas one I kept for myself; except for the pom-poms, nothing is topping … Continue reading

Posted in And They Sinned, General Rambling, Quilting, Stitching | 9 Comments

A little bit more accomplished

The Christmas cards are signed, addressed & stamped to go into tomorrow’s mail. I finished hand quilting GB, now I just have to get the binding sewn on. And while I didn’t get the borders put on Merry Trails, I … Continue reading

Posted in General Rambling, Quilting | 6 Comments

All Buttoned Up

We’ll start with Crabby and move more and more off topic as we go… Obviously still in need of a wash & iron, but it is done! Made progress on the in-laws Christmas gift: Those two hours I spent down … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking, Crabby All Year, DIY, General Rambling, Mirabilia, Mirabilia RR, Quilting, Stitching | 13 Comments

And the winner is…

Kendra you win (look for an email from me)! To everyone who played and didn’t win. I’m sorry! It was dh’s fault! 😉 Thank you to all my readers, it’s a good feeling knowing that I’m not just talking to … Continue reading

Posted in General Rambling, Stitching | 12 Comments


Hey ya’ll I’ve been ranting & raving here for two years now. Seems like longer doesn’t it? Since it seems to be the thing to do, I’ll celebrate by giving something away. All 4 charts for Crabby All Year. 1 … Continue reading

Posted in General Rambling, Stitching | 23 Comments