Had To Share These Beautiful Pysanky Inspired Gourds!


Image by Meg at Mega Crafty

I am interrupting my regularly scheduled blog posting to bring you a beautiful treat!

Meg over at Mega Crafty just went live with this fantastic post featuring her Pysanky inspired gourds!

Go visit right now!

Not only will her images make your eyes happy, but she shares a link to a very funny story about her exploding Pysanky.

Welcome Spring


To welcome spring, I am going to share the words to a sweet little song my dear Great Grandmother used to sing to me every night when she tucked me into bed.

My Grammie lived in a little guest house right next to our house - separated only by her lovely rock garden and a small lawn where we would sit with her and eat her strawberry shortcake, or shell peas just picked from her garden, or pit cherries from the orchard.

A Couple Really Cool Things to Share

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Adorable mice pin cushion image by Bustle and Sew.

I subscribed to a newsletter on Bustle and Sew a few months now and love it! I just had to share with those of you who are not already familiar with the blog.

A Beautiful Surprise from Switzerland!


This lovely little book, sent to me by an extraordinarily artistic and skilled Swiss quilt maker by the name of Maryline Collioud-Robert, couldn't have arrived at a better time. It happened to arrive just as that nasty old bug got hold of me. I didn't feel like doing much of anything but reading and knitting.

Christmas in March Package Number Two!

Mum's Christmas Presents 2006

Image by Salihan

Seriously, opening the box containing giveaway #2 was like opening a Christmas stocking!

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