Long time, no post!  The past couple of months have passed so quickly that I hardly know where the time went. I’ve spent the summer working on projects for my Etsy shop, The Queen’s Pincushion, and…more importantly…on projects for my daughter’s wedding in early September. I’ve neglected pretty much everything around here, including my blogs. … Continue reading B T W

TA DA!!!

Here…at long last…are the photos of the original Purple Sweater. It took me a couple of weeks to decide if I was happy with the length of it…it seemed a little short. But I decided it’s really ‘just right’ … and wore it yesterday when I was out running errands. When I got back, a … Continue reading TA DA!!!

Welcome, Little One!

Sophie is here at last! A little over eight pounds of squirming, protesting, absolute love-at-first-sight. Invoking the instant memory of the first time I saw my own lovely daughter…she was the most beautiful thing I’d ever seen. (She still is!) That moment in time is one that I’ve treasured over the years, especially on the occasions … Continue reading Welcome, Little One!


I was so proud of myself when I finally finished my pink scarf that I wanted to share it with you before I send it off to Vicki, so (my apartment looking like it’s been run through by a large herd of buffalo) I took it over to the clubhouse here at Happy Hollow to … Continue reading Mini-Update