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Monthly Archives: June 2006

We’re Going on a Treasure Hunt…

This is my fellow thrifter, daughter E., shopping at Goodwill with me (she found the leis on her own). And this is what we found… My favorite (and cheapest) find – these jars which will be bright and clever notions holders in my sewing nook: Skirt which will become an apron: 2 Linen napkins (also […]

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J. Called 18Jun06

Finally!  I was getting pretty anxious and a little depressed but I’m all better – at least for now.  He called during a shift manning a radio – sounds monotonous but it was actually kind of hectic-seeming.  They have to man the radio for activity in the area 24/7 in addition to their regular assignments […]

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Easy Toddler Belt (& Tutorial)

Finally, a project that truly only takes 20 minutes!  E. has a small waist so her pants are often falling off.  I decided to "whip up" a belt for her and I took pictures of the process to create a tutorial for the true beginner. Besides the fact that this is an EASY project, I […]

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