Monthly Archives: October 2012

Round ‘n Round We Go

If you haven’t noticed already, I’m going to let you in on a little secret… I’m currently obsessed with hats. I’m not sure if it’s just that fall has arrived in Michigan and hat wearing season has arrived or if … Continue reading

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Lost & Found

Mom has come through for all you costume lovers out there!  I haven’t mentioned yet that our family has a long history of hoarding  compulsive saving of everything that may some day become useful.  Lucky for me that includes the book … Continue reading

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On the Road with Alpacas

This weekend marks the anniversary of my love affair with knitting.  It all started at local event called Arts & Eats that introduced my daughter and I to the alpacas that are being raised near us and all the wonderful … Continue reading

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You’re How Old?

Welcome back for a little more Halloween flashback fun!  I’m so excited for this post because this was secretly (shhhh, don’t tell Mom) my favorite costume Mom ever made for me.  It also shows what pioneers Mom and Grandma S. … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Hat

So, let’s talk hats and TV.  I love Once Upon a Time and so does my daughter.  We spent a couple quality “sick” days glomming the entire first season on Netflix.  But beyond my love of tangling all things Disney … Continue reading

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Knee High by the 4th of July

It is now October and I promised a series of Halloween focused posts for the month highlighting the early torture I endured at the hands of my mother and her Singer.  Now Mom didn’t always act alone when it came … Continue reading

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Crock Pot, Schmock Pot

I spend a lot of time on Pinterest and when I say a lot, I mean A LOT.  One thing I’m constantly seeing pinned is crock pot recipes to make your life easy.  I’m sorry but crock pot recipes don’t … Continue reading

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