Category Archives: Slice of Life

The Long and Shorts of It

While going through the photo albums my mom lent me to find the evidence for my Halloween posts, I was reminded of how much my mother sewed for me.  A page didn’t turn without another image of me in a … 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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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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AACK!

We all say it, “I’m turning into my mother.”  I know I have said it more and more as I approach the age my mom was when I first thought, “I’ll never let myself turn into my mom.”  Don’t get … Continue reading

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