Very Special Moments

Before I get back to more routine posts, I thought I’d share with you a few of the photos I took at my daughter’s wedding last weekend. (the ones with me in them were taken by my very dear friend, Leslie Gregory)         …and, in keeping with the ever-more purple theme of this … Continue reading Very Special Moments


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

I Did It!

The Queen’s Pincushion is officially open for business!  I opened my Etsy shop yesterday. I’ve achieved my goal of establishing and stocking my shop by the end of June. I invite you all to come and visit often to see my confections. I add new ones about once a week. Here are a few examples of … Continue reading I Did It!

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!!!