Monthly archive for ‘ November, 2011 ’

Thanksgiving 2011

25th November 2011 | 0 Comments

As I type this we are on our way back from visiting family in Boerne. We had a wonderful time and the weather was amazing! Meg got to play with her younger cousin, Madison. She is such a cute little … read more

This picture sums up my November, thus far.

16th November 2011 | 0 Comments

New purse I am working on

9th November 2011 | 0 Comments


I just love the flames!  And yes, I know I owe you all a few tutorials.

Another skirt

6th November 2011 | 0 Comments


I found this fabric last fall at Joann’s and knew I had to get a couple of yards. I had no idea what I was going to do with it, since it is kind loud.  In my sewing frenzy … read more

I’ve been really busy this weekend!

6th November 2011 | 0 Comments


I made this black corduroy skirt from scraps I had in my stash.  I used one of my vintage zippers and added some elastic to the waist. I think it will be a cute, warm skirt for winter.

New project is finished!

5th November 2011 | 0 Comments




I made a purse/camera bag that also holds my Android tablet.  I worked on it pretty much all day!  I’ll post the pattern and instructions sometime tomorrow.

NYC Smooch Proof 16 HR color

4th November 2011 | 0 Comments

I recently picked this up at my local CVS.  I have to say I am in love!
I used to use Revlon Color Stay. It would work ok, but by lunch I felt like a lizard with peeling lips. The … read more

I asked my husband to buy me something shiney

3rd November 2011 | 0 Comments


This is not what I had in mind…

New project in progress

2nd November 2011 | 0 Comments


More details to come!

The little cucumber that could

2nd November 2011 | 0 Comments


This cucumber plant refuses to die.  I guess it doesn’t realize that we are now into November.