Made For 13

Good evening. What's for dinner? The girls and I finished off our baked spuds with pan-fried linguica and oven-roasted veggies. I also rolled up some small breakfast burritos for the husband to grab for work. I've been on a zipper pouch roll this month. Besides being an October baby herself, the teenager has three girlfriends... Continue Reading →

Made For 12

Have you ever been volunteered by another person to help out in a project? This mother has courtesy of her teenager. Senior Sashes Our sports teams at the high school have a tradition of Senior Night. Wednesday was the last, official match of the season. The freshmen, sophomores, and juniors met twice on a Saturday... Continue Reading →

Made For 11

  Hi there. A quick post today. Meg took close up pictures of the pumpkin and the card I had made for her for the Knit Equals Joy 2018 Fall Mini Swap: Pumpkins, Pumpkins, Pumpkins. I held together two yarns: Cascade Yarns Elysian in Bird of Paradise - a merino and acrylic mix Debbie Bliss... Continue Reading →

Second & Third Week of Summer

Hi there. I know I've been a bit MIA. Thank you Patty for checking up on me on IG. Also, Wisps of Words had commented on my last post, "You are one busy lady. But of course, since you are in the middle of child rearing. My “old lady” suggestion, is….. Concentrate on that! This family time, will... Continue Reading →

11 Knit for Me & Made For 8

Good afternoon. Oh boy has this Tuesday flown by. I meant to sew after my workout but I ended up taking a pick-me-upper nap to recharge my energy. The husband is home today, getting over a bug; he's been workin' hard and exhausted from everything; he's definitely on the mend and feeling better by now.... Continue Reading →

Made For 7 + Paper 5 Play

Good morning. How're you today? I'm good. My elliptical workout is done. I've used it 13 times out of 18 days and while happening to weigh myself yesterday out of curiosity, I found out I lost 2 lbs! That was fun to find out. My plan is to just use the machine until Mother's Day... Continue Reading →

Made For 6 + Paper 4 Play

Good afternoon. The four kids and I are safely home after pick up. They're doin' their homework while I compose this post. The teenager had another girlfriend turn 14 recently so I made her this zipper pouch. The last time I went to Joann, I was uninspired by their cotton fabric. This girlfriend of my... Continue Reading →

Made For 5

When a pair of socks have been Kitchener Stitched, another sock project waits in the wings. A promise made to the teen-aged first-born, she whose eyes greedily devoured the yarn. A mama who can't resist making her baby happy. Slither Inn sits, ready to be transformed. #mysistersknitter #MSKsockyarnclub18 #personalsockyarnyear4

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