Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Silly Scotty Dog

A few weeks ago I saw this cute Scottie dog pattern on the Craftzine site and I had to make one. I had just greased my bathroom door and it started closing on its own. I hate that! So Scottie … Continue reading


My Lettuce Trees

Last year we had a really hot July and then it rained and was freezing cold in August. My lettuce suffered by getting very bitter in early August, so I just let it go until it was time to clean … Continue reading

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My Craft Room-Table

Recently I messed up the top of my work table that my husband made me several years ago. It was custom made for my height, with all the cubby holes built to hold my books on 3 sides and bolts … Continue reading


August Long Week-End

Last week-end was fabulous and hot here in the Yukon and hubby, the dog and I went to Fox Lake and spend some time boating. We had SUCH a good time. And it was SO HOT! I got burned so … Continue reading


Some Things I Like

I was cruising around my favourite blogs and came across this very cool thing– recycled blue jeans! I love to use Google Reader to read all of my blogs. I have mentioned it before, and it still is my preferred … Continue reading

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Long arm (cont)

  It was so much fun working on the first quilt that I did this lap quilt a few days later. I am getting into a rhythm and now really REALLY want one. But I know this is a want … Continue reading

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Long Arm Quilting

Today I was very lucky to have a lesson with Ruth, the owner of Bear’s Paw Quilts, on her new Tin Lizzy long arm machine. After she spent a couple of hours giving me a private lesson, I was on … Continue reading


Summer is here!

Well it has been awhile and in order to play catch up, I am going to post some of the fun things I did in July. I am STILL on holidays for another week and am taking advantage of every … Continue reading


Flowers in the Yard (and This and That)

I had some really nice flowers come up this year.  Since I don’t know much about flowers, I am just going to post some nice shots.. My garden is doing terrific this year. We have been eating lettuce, radishes, carrots, … Continue reading


It WAS hot.

  We have had an incredibly warm summer here in the Yukon and for much of it I was on holidays. Lucky, lucky me… It is finally warm enough to swim in the river. Hubby and I take the ATV … Continue reading

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