Monthly Archives: August 2011

Martinique Money-Maker

It has been one full week of not working a teaching job, so I guess it’s official.  I, Nacho Mama,  work at home.  For myself.  As a quilter.  I still can’t believe how lucky I am.  I’m also productive now … Continue reading

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Blogging Elsewhere Today

My friend Anna has a fairly large stack of quilt tops, and she wants them finished!  In order to get them done, she has created a challenge and is planning to be done with them all by the end of 2011. … Continue reading

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Don Corleone, Quilt Lover

 Remember this guy? The dog actually.  Not the guy.  The dog with who was double-heartworm positive and had a mad case of kennel cough, but I fell in love with his stinky self  anyway(as you can tell, it took my … Continue reading

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Solution to the Big Tangle of Cords

I’ve seen a few bloggers who have shown their sewing room makeovers and have been left with one lingering question– what to do with all those cords.  It’s hard to disguise them, but alas, you can contain them. My primary … Continue reading

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Sewing Office, take two

Yes, I’ve already posted twice today, but I found a linky party that you might enjoy.  It’s people posting about their sewing spaces!  Fun!  I’m always looking for new ideas for my space(s) since my sewing needs keep changing.  So … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

Last night, I dragged out a project that I haven’t touched in at least six months.  It felt good.  Oh, so good.  In fact, it inspired me to (loosely) set work hours.  Since I’m now quilting/sewing for a living, I’m … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

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