Pussyhats for Everyone

I don’t want to make this a political post, so let’s just say that my friend Patty and I, and our daughters Maddie and Maia, are attending the women’s march in NYC this weekend. We want to make sure our voices are heard when it comes to equal rights and how we expect our leaders…

A Gift for Ilana

Technically I can’t call this a Christmas gift given it is so late, so we’ll call it a “thanks for always doing such a great job gift.” Ilana, of Luxury Nails in Woodcliff Lake NJ, has been doing my nails for about three years now, and she is such a pleasure. The manicure is always…

Merry Christmas and Happy Chanukah!

I hope all my quilty and design friends are enjoying a fun night celebrating with loved ones.  We had a beautiful evening at my mother-in-laws with an amazing meal.  We took a lot of family photos and had a great time opening presents. We are all very fortunate.  I was even surprised by a birthday…

Last Minute Holiday Prep

There never seems to be enough time in the run up to Christmas. Between work, which gets busier as the calendar winds down, craft shows and family events, my homemade Christmas gifts often fall short of what I had planned. Today I am powering through. This is actually one of the best sewing days of…