Sunday, August 23, 2015

Project Life Week 33

August 16 - August 22

228:365 And just like that I'm 6 years old again. 
Sunday: And just like that I'm 6 years old again. 
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229:365 Lee! I LOVE LOVE LOVE everything you sent! Thank you so much! #drawstringbagswap 
Monday: LOVE the drawstring swap package I received from Lee (May Chappell) 
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230:365 Itty bitty patchwork fun. 
Tuesday: Itty bitty patchwork fun. 
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231:365 Ever wonder what a pile of 40 charity pillowcases looks like... just need to trim threads and turn right side out. Then I'll tackle the 10 more I have cut out. 
Wednesday: Ever wonder what a pile of 40 charity pillowcases looks like? They just need threads trimmed and turned right-side out. 
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232:365 Always such a tough decision picking a new nail color. 
Thursday: Always such a tough decision picking a new nail color. 
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233:365 All those great JoAnn coupons and all I could find that I needed was a new bundt pan. Anyone up for a piece of chocolate chip cake? 
Friday: All those great JoAnn coupons and all I could find that I needed was a new bundt pan. 
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234:365 Spent some time this afternoon cleaning out the pantry. How do we let so much out of date stuff accumulate?!? 
Saturday: Major pantry clean out today. 
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Project Life Week 31 & 32

August 2 - August 15

214:365 Back to school uniform shopping. Think I'll sneak the Kohl's cash for a new pair of Converse for myself. 
Sunday: Back to school uniform shopping. 
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215:365 @buttoncounter thank you for the book and fabric. I'm excited to read it! #quiltersbookpassport 
Monday: Received a travelling book and some fabric today. Looking forward to reading this! 
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216:365 Reorganizing my IKEA cart to make Project Life cards easier to access. Now I want a second cart �� 
Tuesday: Reorganizing my Ikea cart to make Project Life cards easier to access now. 
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217:365 One too many trips to the shop recently. So after 16 years of faithful service the truck is going to be retired. Now the big decision... what to get next? 
Wednesday: One too many trips to the shop recently. So after 16 years of faithful service the truck is going to be retired.
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218:365 New shoe week around here... for work and play. 
Thursday: New shoe week around here... for work and play. 
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219:365 Is it hockey season yet? Bought my tickets for Bruins v Stars today. 6+ month countdown is on! 
Friday: Is it hockey season yet? Bought my tickets for Bruins v Stars today. 
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220:365 Spent my day trading in a 1999 truck for a 2015 Explorer. 
Saturday: Spent my day trading in a 1999 truck for a 2015 Explorer. 
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221:365 Cleaning up the kiddo's room today and this is her pile of recently read books. I'm going to use this as argument no. 1 why we need to put in a #littlefreelibrary 
Sunday: Cleaning the kiddo's room today and this is her pile of recently read books. 
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222:365 Cut. Sew. Press. Turn. Repeat 40 times. 
Monday: Cut. Sew. Press. Turn. Repeat 40 times. 
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223:365 Looking for something & instead found lots of goodies I had forgotten about. Might be about time to thin the herd. 
Tuesday: Looking for something and instead found lots of goodies I had forgotten about. Might be time to thin the herd.
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224:365 There comes a point where you can no longer resist the beauty... @alisonglass Handcrafted 1 & 2 arrived today. 
Wednesday: There comes a point where you can no longer resist the beauty... Handcrafted 1 & 2 
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225:365 Take Your Child to Work day. Think I could get her to sit in on a few meetings for me? 
Thursday: Take Your Child to Work day.
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226:365 Behind the ear scratches with Max this morning. Max lives at the daycare/preschool Megan is attending this summer (and attended from 12 weeks old to the start of Kindergarten.) Not sure what our plans will be next summer, so this might have been m
Friday: Behind the ear scratches with Max (the school cat) this morning. 
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227:365 My own little herd of colorful deer. #puchideer 
Saturday: My own little herd of colorful deer. 
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Sunday, August 2, 2015

Project Life Week 29 & 30

July 19 - August 1


200:365 Trying it out without training wheels. 
Sunday: Trying it out without training wheels. 
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201:365 Hello Darling + Bliss �� 
Monday: Hello Darling + Bliss = LOVE 
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202:365 Everyone picked out a toy for the new kitty 
Tuesday: Everyone picked out a toy for the new kitty 
(unfortunately kitty wasn't happy at our house and only stayed a week.) 
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203:365 Now that my scrappy kitty blocks are all complete its time to reorganize and start thinking about the upcoming scrappy applique class hosted by @houstonmqg 
Wednesday: Scrappy kitty blocks are all complete so its time to reorganize my scraps. 
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204:365 Yards and yards of fabrics, back from when I used to make clothes for Megan, will now become pillowcases for charity. 29 cut out so far and at least another 10 waiting to be cut.
Thursday: Yards and yards of fabrics, back from when I used to make cloths for Megan, will now become pillowcases for charity. 
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205:365 A new addition to my collection #yah #youarehere #youareherecollection #Starbucks #pittsburgh 
Friday: A new addition to my collection! 
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206:365 In line at Target, amid all the magazines, movies, candy and trinkets at the checkout, my kid is engrossed in a magazine about Thomas Jefferson. 
Saturday: In line at Target, amid all the magazines, movies, candy and trinkets at the checkout, my kid is engrossed in a magazine about Thomas Jefferson. 
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207:365 I raided the scrap bin again today.
Sunday: I raided the scrap bin again today. 
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208:365 Playing with fabric options for the #lovewinsminiswap 
Monday: Playing with fabric options for the Love Wins mini quilt swap. 
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209:365 One more pillowcase to cut out... this one is for a sweet little girl turning 3 this weekend.
Tuesday: One more pillowcase to cut out... this one is for a sweet little girl turning 3 this weekend. 
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210:365 Cleaning up the sewing room I found a stash of squares and 9-patch blocks from almost a year ago. Whipped up 7 more blocks this evening. 
Wednesday: Cleaning up the sewing room I found a stash of squares and 9-patch blocks from almost a year ago. Whipped up 7 more blocks this evening. 
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211:365 I had forgotten all about French Knitters until I saw one earlier this week. And now they make hand-crank ones. 
Thursday: I had forgotten all about French Knitters until I saw one earlier this week. And now they make hand-crank ones.
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212:365 Might be time to cut into these beauties. hmmm... what to use as a solid. Maybe Moda's Mochi unbleached linen. 
Friday: Might be time to cut into these beauties. 
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213:365 I love my purple & pink bear from today's @houstonmqg class with @shannonebrinkley 
Saturday: I love my purple and pink bear from the Shannon Brinkley class at HMQG. 
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