A Treadle Sewing Machine

One day when I was looking for house ideas on line, I saw this… and this… The upstairs bathroom at the new house is just off the quilting room so why not use a treadle for a sink??  Bathroom vanity’s are VERY expensive so my thrifty self and my quilting self are telling me, go […]

Treadle-ing Along

Thursday my daughter Kayla and I took a little road trip.  There is an Amish settlement about a half an hour south of our house.  We planned to go to the dented grocery store but it was closed….but it wasn’t a wasted trip.  We went to the general store and shopped for kitchen supplies.  I […]

Happy New Year!!

If you’re looking for the String Challenge Link up, come back this afternoon…I’ll have it then.  In the meantime…Happy New Year! I’m not big in “celebrating” the new year but I am really big on slowing down to take stock of my life at this time of year….I’m not a “new year, new me” kind […]

My Birthday Present!!

At Thanksgiving Hubby and the kids surprised me with an early birthday present.  You might remember awhile ago I was at the thrift store and saw this treadle sewing machine.  It was back in August that I saw it.  Hubby was with me.  You can read about it here. I had loved the machine but […]