Sunday, January 24, 2010

Snack bag give away!

Mechelle is giving away the cutest ever snack bag. Go on over to her blog here Be sure to look around while you are there. You're going to love it!

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Today's new stuff...

For Jude...

Thanks for the order Tonya, you're a sweetie...

Just for the fun of it...I love hand-embroidery...

Had a fun day yesterday junkin' with Teresa. We wore out the antique (junk) shops in Woodbury and came home with several goodies. Most of all we had good quality friend time. Thanks for such a fun afternoon Teresa.

Sunday, January 10, 2010

Friday, January 8, 2010


1. Drink plenty of water.
2. Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a beggar.
3. Eat more foods that grow on trees and plants and eat less food that is manufactured in plants.
4. Live with the 3 E's -- Energy, Enthusiasm and Empathy
5. Make time to pray.
6. Play more games
7. Read more books than you did in 2009 .
8. Sit in silence for at least 10 minutes each day
9. Sleep for 7 hours.
10. Take a 10-30 minutes walk daily. And while you walk, smile.

11. Don't compare your life to others. You have no idea what their journey is all about.
12. Don't have negative thoughts or things you cannot control. Instead invest your energy in the positive present moment.
13. Don't over do. Keep your limits.
14. Don't take yourself so seriously. No one else does.
15. Don't waste your precious energy on gossip.
16. Dream more while you are awake
17. Envy is a waste of time. You already have all you need.
18. Forget issues of the past. Don't remind your partner with His/her mistakes of the past. That will ruin your present happiness.
19. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone. Don't hate others.
20. Make peace with your past so it won't spoil the present.
21. No one is in charge of your happiness except you.
22. Realize that life is a school and you are here to learn. Problems are simply part of the curriculum that appear and fade away like algebra class but the lessons you learn will last a lifetime.
23. Smile and laugh more.
24. You don't have to win every argument. Agree to disagree...

25. Call your family often.
26. Each day give something good to others.
27. Forgive everyone for everything.
28. Spend time w/ people over the age of 70 & under the age of 6.
29. Try to make at least three people smile each day.
30. What other people think of you is none of your business.
31. Your job won't take care of you when you are sick. Your friends & family will. Stay in touch.

32. Do the right thing!
33. Get rid of anything that isn't useful, beautiful or joyful.
34. GOD heals everything.
35. However good or bad a situation is, it will change.
36. No matter how you feel, get up, dress up and show up.
37. The best is yet to come.
38. When you awake alive in the morning, thank GOD for it.
39. Your Inner most is always happy. So, be happy.

Monday, January 4, 2010

Oh Cherry Oh....

I bought the fabric in May for this Oh Cherry Oh table topper project. I'm just now finding time to work on it. I saw the project at and absolutely fell in love with it. I had to search quite a bit to get the "Oh Cherry Oh" moda fabric. I'm so excited to finally be started on this. It's a new year of projects! Don't forget to drop by Brandie's to sign up for today's giveaway!

Sunday, January 3, 2010

Ladies and Gentlemen...we have a winner!

Karen Lange of Kentucky was the Day 2 winner on Brandie's 10 Days of Giveaways. And if you didn't know, I was furnishing the prize for Day 2. I'm so glad Brandie included me in the project. I'll be mailing Karen's package to her in the morning. Just thought I'd show you what she won...
A ruffled apron...

A hand-embroidered cupcake tea towel...

Thanks so much to Tammy McKinney for being my apron "model"! And thanks to everyone that registered. Don't forget to hop on over to Brandie's to register every day!