Lego club ends with a rousing game of "guess the animal I am." How or why this is such a hit is best left for another day, trust me. Kids jump around the room one a hawk another a worm. "Who am I?" Squirt yells. "Mew." I say as she crashes to the ground and flops on… Continue reading Poke Pillow Tutorial
Ah, May. The month I realize there are less than five weeks of school left and freak out by trying to sew with both hands and my right foot at once in order to get my projects done before I become the full time personal assistant for my kids over the summer. This month I… Continue reading May WIPS.
There comes a point when the ideal of sailing into a deadline with comfortable room to spare collides with the reality of situation. Last night I realized Emerald City Comic Con was 10 days away. Cue panic attack. Quick rundown on where I stand: Starfire: Done. Raven: Almost there. Beast Boy: Fuhgeddaboudit. Yes, it may seem… Continue reading The One Shoed Raven of Emerald City Comic Con
Neko Atsume is something I will never understand. Earning money to feed virtual cats and buying them toys so they come to your yard and leave more money. It is a vicious cycle of Nekos and I love every flipping second of it. I want to giggle with glee when one is curled up in… Continue reading Neko Atsume Tubbs Shirt
This year I promised myself that I would buy no more fabric until I use some of what I already have and finish up projects that have been on to get done list. There are amendments to this. 1. I can buy fabric if it is needed for a project I need to finish. 2.… Continue reading DIY Carseat Canopy
Maybe it is the hopeless romantic in me, but I wanted to share a project for Valentine's Day. My husband is always complaining about stepping on pins. It seems that I can navigate around any that are on the floor in my sewing area but R attracts them like a freaking magnet. So I though how… Continue reading Voo Doo Doll Pin Cushion D.I.Y.
"We are going there." Saturday was yard sale day in my neighborhood and the community center published a list of everyone participating. Number 85 on the list described themselves as "ex-hipster stuff cheap." I'm there. 1. I wanted to know what an ex-hipster looked like. 2. I wanted to know if they were protesting hipsters… Continue reading Holy Land Of The Camera Gods.