Inspiring Quilters, Stitch by Stitch
So yesterday, we get home from church only to find two more mounds where the moles came back up after the mowed the lawn the day before. We have these new gas bombs that you thrown down the hole and cover up. We will see if they worked. Deer decided to start chewing on my cauliflower and broccoli plants so up went the black net horse fence around my raised garden. planted carrots and beans yesterday. Peas are up 6 inches now. So excited the weather seems to be so much more cooperative…Continue
I realize what a wimp I am. I got my new Olisio Iron on thursday last week. I used it at our crafting bee on saturday and now my right arm, shoulder and neck are sore like I lifted weights. I like that it does not have to be lifted up but it is sure heavy. I guess my arm will get a work out. I will have to try to be ambidextrous so I can work out both arms.…Continue
Wow!!! Were we in for a shock on Friday. We went to UPS to ship one of our pots and found out that our box is now considered oversize inside dimensions 24 x 24 x 47 becomes outside dimenions of 25 x 25 x 48. This quadruples the weight of the box. 42 lbs becomes 168 lbs. It would cost $315 to ship an $80 pot to Ardmore, OK. If it were one inch less it would cost $167. The gentleman suggested we ship on greyhound. I did not know you could do such a thing. Greyhound will ship the same box…Continue
I had a fantastic time at the sewing and stitchery expo in Puyallup. I was a good girl and only spent $40. This was my budget for the show. Got a yard of hello kitty fabric for my granddaughters quilt ($20/yd) wow. Now to decide what to do with it. It will be the focus fabric and will fill with pinks, teals and lemon yellow. I am thinking a bear's paw.