Nathan did not have to ask me twice if I wanted to attend Vogue Knitting Live 2017 at Red Rock, Las Vegas – Yes Yes Yes and more Yes!

We had a blast attending our first trade show of 2017.  We have a very aggressive schedule this year.  More shows … continue reading →

25 tips just aren't enough! 26 sounds better! Whether you are a "seasoned" knitter or just a beginner these tips will refresh your skills. It's always handy to have a "check up"

For the next 10 days I am going to find and share some great storage ideas for organizing and cleaning your “Happy Space”!

Day 1 – Get your sewing notions and supplies organized with help from the National Sewing Circle.  The blog below has some great ideas for cutting mats, … continue reading →

Get started on those envelopes :(

 

It’s the time of the year when you sit down with that cup of hot cocoa and turn out the Holiday cards.  Yes, you are excited to catch up all the relatives on what the family has been up to all year.  Yes, you are excited to reconnect with … continue reading →

My son, who is 30, purchased a new house this year near Ft. Worth, TX.  It’s a beautiful new home in a neighborhood where the kids can run from house to house.  They have walking trails and parks.  It’s really a dream home for them.  It’s nice to see your … continue reading →

Here it is all spelled out for you.  Lisa Bongean, the designer for Primitive Gatherings in Wisconsin, gives some great ideas for quilters every year in her blog.  Called “12 Days of Christmas – 12 Needful Things”, she introduces you to her favorite products of the year.  Spoiler Alert – … continue reading →

Have you ever tried your hand at cookie decorating?  I think it takes a steady hand and a very imaginative mind.  Cookie Decorating is an art.  You need to bake perfect cookies.  Not too much crunch and definitely not under cooked.  You need the proper tools and time to do … continue reading →

Let’s make hats! Mini Hats!

Don’t you love a homemade Holiday ornament?  I do!  I make one ornament every year and give them with the friends treats. I have a friend named Marcie.  She has 25 years of ornaments on her tree.  Some look like her kids made them in elementary school but you have … continue reading →