Through some sheer determination. I have finished not one, not two, but THREE drapey tank tops! When I went through my closet, I have a tshirt drawer filled with about 90% knit tank tops (which I wear under other things, and am trying to get away from wearing on their own), the three woven tank … Continue reading Tank top takeover…
I have a confession. With the exception of a few treadmill intervals, I haven't gone running since my 5k on March 15. The week before the 5k, I forgot my stroller in California while visiting family, and I didn't get it back until last week, when family visited me. I tried to change that today, … Continue reading Went for a run today…
As a nursing mom, I have had my share of bra size changes. I went shopping last week, and discovered that I have dropped a couple cup sizes, but am still above the shoppable DD cup size. Yay me. In case you couldn't catch the sarcasm in that, let me just say that it is … Continue reading Bras are torture.
I have a toddler. He loves me very much. He also loves fabric and thread and my sewing room, just not in a productive way. He's at the early language stage in which he points to everything and wants to hear the word for it. I sit in my sewing room, at my sewing table, … Continue reading So much done and not much to show for it.
I just have to take a moment to enjoy the view from my new work table. The quality of these photos from my phone just don't do justice on such a lovely day, but in the zoomed in one, you can make out the world famous Las Vegas strip. And when I turn around, behind … Continue reading What a view!
I have a few sewing blogs I follow, somewhat regularly. One of them, Coletterie, has been doing a Wardrobe Architect series since the beginning of the year, going step by step, week after week, helping those following along to have a more organized approach to creating a wardrobe that is functional and well loved. Most … Continue reading Some updates
I have a work space! It's going to be a while before it is fully organized, but it is functional and I've already been putting it to use! Woohoo! Planning, perseverance, and a great birthday present from my hubby paid off, and I am proud of my hand built sewing space. 🙂
My husband bought me tools for my birthday. I am so happy and thankful, too, because I got some serious work done on my sewing desk project. In fact, it is almost done and ready to be put to use! After a particularly trying day yesterday, with a teething toddler, I made my husband hang … Continue reading Almost done!