Monthly Archives: December 2009


Block 11 of HoHRH is finished! Love the sheep. Especially that one on the right. Orange bird… gotta love that DMC conversion. 😉 Get your pom poms out girls. I’m gonna post this, eat lunch (yum leftover meatloaf) and start … Continue reading

Posted in Houses of Hawk Run Hollow, Stitching | 10 Comments

Blog? Post? What is this blog post you speak of?

Yeah, I’ve been MIA for a bit. I have been on Facebook a bit, but in general I haven’t been doing much of anything. Two starts and hopefully I’ll be back in the swing starting now. HoHRH block 11 Mirabilia’s … Continue reading

Posted in General Rambling, Houses of Hawk Run Hollow, Mirabilia, Stitching | 14 Comments


The only sop to my conscience is that I did email Val & Kathy to say thank you! and let them know their packages arrived. In general I’ve been an ugly border line violent mood lately (really the thought of … Continue reading

Posted in Exchanges, Fair & Square, General Rambling, Halloween, Hooked On Exchanging, Stitching | 16 Comments

Fair Winds & Godspeed

Pirate Quilt. I know I’ll see you again – but we are at quits you & I. I finished the binding last night while watching Star Trek (the new one – fun!) and this morning I made the co-ordinating pillow … Continue reading

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It wouldn't have taken much…

for yesterday to be better than Thursday. But turns out it was a good day by just about any measure. And it snowed in Houston! Nothing stuck for more than a hour where I live, but I was loving it. … Continue reading

Posted in Exchanges, General Rambling, Hooked On Exchanging, Quilting, Stitching | 7 Comments

I mean really…

Andy’s car was broken into last night. He was in Dallas on business. They smashed out the driver’s side window and what we’ve figured out was stolen so far: Work cell phone w/ ear piece Wallet filled with credit cards … Continue reading

Posted in General Rambling, High Maintenance, Stitching | 16 Comments

Mirabilia & pincushions

Thanks everyone for all the nice words about the pincushion. BBD’s method can be found in the Tis Halloween booklet. And since I use their directions I don’t feel right about showing how I did it following their directions. But … Continue reading

Posted in General Rambling, Mirabilia, Mirabilia RR, Quilting, Stitching | 12 Comments