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Chasing my own tail
Monday, March 30, 2020      8 comments

I've been roaming around I guess chasing my own tail. Not really getting anything finished but finding all kinds of interesting things. I'm also letting myself be pushed to try the so many mask patterns that seem to pop up every day. I might ... Read more
May as well be living
Sunday, March 29, 2020      5 comments

It is beginning to feel a little bit like I'm living on a deserted island or planter. My only communication device is a hand held little black thing and my entertainment involves an odd machine that puts pieces of fabric together in odd ways an... Read more
You'd almost think they know
Sunday, March 29, 2020      8 comments

I have so many little helpers. All 3 of them seem to want attention at different times while I'm doing different things. Fat cat always thinks the only reason I go into the kitchen is to feed him and Buck is under the impression that every tim... Read more
It's offical...stay at home!
Friday, March 27, 2020      11 comments

Like I haven't been doing this since March 15 when I got home from the quilt retreat. I will need to go get some groceries next week. I'm on my last lb. of butter, my last box of kleenex and my last case of water. So I'm going to be good and ... Read more
Took a walk today...
Thursday, March 26, 2020      5 comments

It was nearly 50 when I got home from the post office so I took Buck on a short walk to the park and back. It's about a block but since I start to huff and puff when walking we will have to work up to more. Will try to do it at least once a da... Read more
On and On and ON
Wednesday, March 25, 2020      4 comments

I've only been stuck in my house now for 10 days. I have been to the store twice but once for the elastic I ordered for pick up. In general I'd say I'm pretty good at social distancing because I like to be at home working on my stuff.....but I... Read more
Wash, Rinse & Repeat
Tuesday, March 24, 2020      3 comments

This is getting old. Every day I sew some, I do a load of laundry and I try to clean something. Then there are the things I should be doing.....throwing things away (decluttering) washing windows, even going outside but I'd much rather lay on ... Read more
The strangest shortage of all
Monday, March 23, 2020      5 comments

There is an elastic shortage for making masks. I bought 2 small packages at Walmart last Sat. I have used one of them up. Then I was lucky enough to get 50 yrds from Home Sew..but they are out now. After 2 local fabric stores posted they co... Read more
Thank You to my SP friends
Sunday, March 22, 2020      5 comments

Many of you know I love nothing better than a good reason to make something. This is a good reason. The masks are fairly easy and I did have to buy elastic but fabric is no problem. I only have a little bit of it. I will still sit in the eve... Read more
Found a new mission today
Saturday, March 21, 2020      8 comments

I did end up in town today to pick up the elastic I needed to make face masks for workers in hospitals. My children have both asked me to make some. I have made one and go it's approval form them so I cut up a bunch more and will sew a lot tom... Read more
Marching along
Friday, March 20, 2020      8 comments

I even went to the post office today. Haven't been there in over a week. I know I've ordered several things off the internet and didn't get any packages. Dang I would have loved a present of sorts. Sometimes I forget what I order but I know ... Read more
Sping is Missing
Thursday, March 19, 2020      4 comments

With spring right here of course we are expecting a inch or 2 of snow and temps down to single digits. It will be at least Wed. before we see spring. Just exactly what we all needed. This too shall pass. Motherisn "God never gives you anythi... Read more
I'm not going to count
Wednesday, March 18, 2020      6 comments

I'm not going to count how many days I'm at home. It will be just one day at a time. Happy you could get your eye done yesterday Fran because some hospitals are only doing things that can't be done later. I have a picture today of Buck.... Read more
Plugging Along
Tuesday, March 17, 2020      5 comments

This one day at a time thing is already getting old. One thing I could not do today was join some of my gamer friends for an on-line memorial for another gamer that died last week. I just could not do it. I'm sure tomorrow they will cal and a... Read more
Days at home ???
Monday, March 16, 2020      10 comments

There is a weird feeling about these days at home. Not much we can do about it. This is the first baby quilt top I did at retreat. It still needs backing and batting and binding but at least it's a nice top. today I just sort of layed ... Read more

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