Author Archives: PatchPearl

My second biggest addiction is…

I know you might be tempted to go for ‘chocolate’ (and before this exercise, I might too!), but my recent adventures in spring cleaning yielded some surprising results. This is the second part of a series on spring cleaning, the 2017 edition.  TO see the first entry in the series (and to look at the […]

Spring Cleaning time…and a Giveaway!

To me, there’s nothing like spring to get my cleaning and organizing mojo going, and the sewing room seems to be the Ground Zero for it (yet again) this year.  I’m not sure why it’s this room in the house – more than any other, by far, which needs a good clean and purge every […]

Thursday Throwback – there’s always a way

I’m not sure why, but this blog post has taken almost as long to birth it as April the giraffe – without the video cam. I am as fascinated as the rest of the world, but I can’t help feel like we’re putting a little pressure on her collectively. This is a thank you to […]

Digging out from under…literally

This headline comes from the fact that we’re getting our first really significant weather here in New Hampshire today as I write this. My desk faces two front windows in the room, and it could be Alaska out there for the snow flying past me all day…although Fairbanks is partly sunny today, with a high […]

Sunday Special – Coastal Mist Blog Hop

Welcome to this Sunday Special entry on the blog – I’m thrilled to be participating in the Coastal Mist Blog Hop, hosted by Tammy Silvers of Tamarinis. I’ve had the good fortune to collaborate with Tammy on a number of projects, and I was thrilled to be invited to participate on this latest venture of […]

Playing with the Coastal Mist Blog Hop

Last fall, before Quilt Market, you may remember my putting an icon on my Facebook page indicating it was a Secret Sewing Day…well, now I can let you in on the secret. I had been invited to participate in Tamarinis latest blog blog hop, the Coastal Mist Blog Hop…and my piece was walked to Market […]