Hobbies Up To Here #11

Originally posted on Hobbies Up To Here:
Welcome back, hobbyists and crafters! How are you this hot, sticky August day? My mom and I got together and talked about life and gray hair and quilting. Join us!! I’m cranking out and cutting up my fat quarters for my new Friendship quilt. It’s been a long…

And it begins…

I felt confident and so sure last night while I saved photos of funky, spiky, short hair cuts for my stylist to peruse before she put her scissors to my shoulder length hair today. Now I’m terrified. Chopping off my hair is a necessary evil to get to the end result of growing out my … More And it begins…

Pressures of Perfection

Originally posted on PaisleyPerspective:
What doesn’t kill you…makes you not dead. Oh you thought I was going to say what doesn’t kill you…makes you stronger. Well sometimes that is not the case. There are situations that people make it through and wish they were dead. My life has not been perfect but I’ve overcome various…

Family Secrets

It began so innocently. I wanted to write a post about the artistic gene that runs in my family, specifically on my father’s side.  In order to get my facts right, especially the correct spelling of my great-grandfather’s VERY Italian name, I decided to go on MyHeritage.com to do some research.  The first two weeks … More Family Secrets