In The Kitchen

Snowy Sunday Food Fun Day! Battle of the Pancakes!

Good Morning! Jim and I have been wanting to do this battle of the pancakes for sometime now. Today was the perfect day. The weather outside is cold and snowy and what a better time or season than today! The two contestants today are Hungry Jack pancake mix -vs- Aunt Maple's pancake mix. Both of… Continue reading Snowy Sunday Food Fun Day! Battle of the Pancakes!

Organizing, Sewing

The In-Box Stack of Stuff, First with Addresses

My In-box is wayyyyy over flowing so I'm just going to work through a little bit of it today. The first item in the stack is to update my address 'book'. Because it's that time of year I have all the Christmas/Holiday cards and envelopes in a pile on my desk ready to sort through… Continue reading The In-Box Stack of Stuff, First with Addresses

Organizing

Time Sucks – Learning New Things Over and Over Again

It's a pet peeve. I hate having to learn something over and over again, especially software. Just when I get used to working with a program, there's a change and then I'm back to basics all over again. Fortunately, I'm good at picking things up but every time there's a change it messes with the… Continue reading Time Sucks – Learning New Things Over and Over Again

Goals, Organizing, Stash Traders

New Year, Time to Get Organized. Wash, Rinse, Repeat…

2021. I turned the December 2020 page of the calendar and hung up a new 2021 calendar in the kitchen. It's already half way through January and you'd think I'd be more on top of things but I'm not!  Uggh.   However, this is always the best time of year to have a fresh start and… Continue reading New Year, Time to Get Organized. Wash, Rinse, Repeat…

Machines, Neet Finds, Sewing

Abandoned at the side of the road…

Yesterday on my way to work I passed by a pile of stuff put out for trash collection. On top of an old chair was this machine. I turned the corner and drove around the block for a 2nd look and decided to stop and pick her up.  There was a pressure foot, needle, bobbin… Continue reading Abandoned at the side of the road…