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…
Ladies (and Gents for that matter). There is a reason we ask our husbands to take their shirts to the dry cleaners. Click this link for the ultra-finicky way of ironing a Man's shirt. http://lavraiechemisesurmesure.blogspot.com/2009/02/comment-repasser-une-chemise.html I just stumbled upon that link today and have just a few questions. If you know the answers...please chime in.… Continue reading No wonder I don’t do Men’s Ironing
About a year and a half ago (around August 2008) during the big gas price craziness. Remember that time? Remember paying over $4.25 per gallon? Well I do. It was nuts. Anyway, about that time I switched my credit card to one that was offering .05c off per gallon when used to purchase gas. After… Continue reading Finding Money I didn’t know I had!
Say hello to Chloe. Hi Chloe. After we got back home from Oregon/California I went to pick up my dog from the pet resort where they had started a new program to adopt unwanted animals. This was all new and I just couldn't pass on this little kitty. She was actually my fourth choice but… Continue reading And Chloe was her Name-O!
I just love Estate Sales. They are so fun, or at least they have the potential to be. One person's discards is another person's treasure. I found myself early this morning thinking I might want to check out a few nearby. I packed up the dog, planned my route and headed out. I usually just… Continue reading Groovy Estate Sale Finds
Went to Estate Sale this morning and came across a few interesting things. This one is a Pants Pattern Fitter. Things just don't change. This is The Perfect Fit Kit. This kit contains everything you'll need to make your perfect fit patterns. I never studied this technique, only read about it. You use 1/8… Continue reading Estate Sale Finds – c1970