Monthly Archives: January 2013

Sewing For Me: Washi Tunic Days 5 & 6

First, just let me say that it should not take this long to sew a Washi!  It’s such a simple process and the pattern is so well written!  I’m just slow.  Especially lately.  It seems like I’ve got millions of … Continue reading

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Overheard at Our House

Anna:  “Stop talking!  I’m trying to considertrate!” ***** (Much impressed with big brother) Small Fry:  “Tooth!  Tooth out!  Tooth out!” Me:  “Stop pulling on your teeth.  Yours can’t come out yet, you need them for a few more years.” Small … Continue reading

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Crickets Chirping

Um…  Yeah… So I took an unscheduled but entirely enjoyable internet break this past week.  I checked for messages before heading to the States to shop with my sister on Wednesday and then just didn’t come back to the computer … Continue reading

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Sewing For Me: Washi Tunic Day Four

And oh!  What a day this has turned out to be! First off, we had one really whiny little boy who fell asleep instead of eating dinner and then when he went to bed for the night got up again … Continue reading

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Sewing For Me: Washi Tunic Day Three

I only managed to carve out a few minutes today to work on my tunic but I got the markings all transferred to the fabric.  (Fortunately, there aren’t very many!) Can I just say I absolutely LOVE this sewing tool?!  … Continue reading

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Busy Little Hands

Ever since my Small Fry stopped napping in the fall, we’ve had some issues around doing our school work.  We used to do pretty much all the major paper and pencil book work stuff when he napped in the afternoons.  … Continue reading

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Sewing For Me: Washi Tunic Day Two

I really wanted to be finished this (hopefully wearable) muslin of the Washi tunic by now but sometimes life just has a way of getting in the way.  Also, I was totally kicking butt playing Cars 2 racing games on … Continue reading

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