Category Archives: General

Hooray! NaBloPoMo is Winding Down

I’m very glad I decided to go ahead and commit to National Blog Posting Month (a.k.a. NaBloPoMo). It has renewed my enthusiasm for sharing my stitching successes and failures, along with tips I’ve learned along the way. I really enjoy interacting with all of you, dear readers. However, over the past four weeks, I’ve also…

A Note of Thanks

Just popping in this evening to say that I hope all of you had a lovely day. And in the spirit of the day, I’d also like to express my heartfelt thanks and gratitude that you all stop by and read my long-winded explanations of obscure details of stitching techniques. It never ceases to surprise…

Wishing All of You a Happy Thanksgiving!

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Regardless of whether or not you’re celebrating this Thursday, I wish you a day filled with blessings. Have a wonderful day.

A Wonderful Time Was Had By All

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We had a wonderful day at the mini-retreat. The day started with greeting longtime friends and acquaintances, some of whom had traveled over an hour to be with us. Then it was time for breakfast from the hotel’s great buffet and omelet and waffle station. Then on to the stitching! Here we have a room…

Looking Forward to a Day of Stitching!

I am SO looking forward to tomorrow. My daughter is going to spend the day at my mom’s, and I’m going to stitch! A local group of stitchers books a conference room at a local hotel every few months just for a day of stitching. I was a fairly regular attendee at these mini-retreats prior…

Momentum

Newton’s first law of motion can be paraphrased as: An object in motion stays in motion and an object at rest stays at rest unless acted upon by an outside force. In my case, LIFE was the outside force that stopped my blogging momentum, and to some extent, my stitching momentum. So, what’s the outside…