Archive for November, 2011

Not your mother’s stockings

Posted on November 30th, 2011, by Trina

I’m somewhat obsessed worth finding The Perfect Stockings. These aren’t them, but I thought Ashley would get a kick out of them!


Posted on November 29th, 2011, by Trina

The next project

At Last

Posted on November 28th, 2011, by Trina

I finally finished the top of my table runner! Now to quilt the 104″ beast. It wouldn’t all fit in the picture!


Posted on November 27th, 2011, by Trina

Sometimes we even like each other.

Kids these days

Posted on November 26th, 2011, by Trina

He’s watching the orientation video for my new sewing machine. I’m pretty sure he knows how to work it better than I do now.

Silly Gatos

Posted on November 25th, 2011, by Trina

They’d like us to believe they don’t get along.

Thanksgiving Menu

Posted on November 24th, 2011, by Trina

Thanksgiving Dinner: Turkey: brined a la Alton Brown. Next year: use Sunset’s brine, it’s easier. Stuffing: from Sunset. I used a stick of butter instead of a tablespoon and then drained it off and made the gravy with it later. I used sage instead of rosemary. Next year: use half as many shrooms, cube bread [...]

They grows up

Posted on November 23rd, 2011, by Trina

Reading bedtime stories

Baby’s First Sleepover

Posted on November 10th, 2011, by Trina

OK, he’s 6, not a baby, but he’s still cute. This is one of his best buddies, K. They were asleep before the younger sister! Posted elsewhere: Ah, sleepovers. The incessant giggling, inappropriate jokes, secret codes and phrases, and the harassing of the younger sister. It is SO WEIRD being on the other side of [...]