Author Archives: civilwarrose5

Sewing – More Baby Items

First off, I apologize for not having updated my blog in a while. My computer where I keep all of my pictures is not behaving so I haven’t been able to download anything lately. Out of desperation I’m using another … Continue reading

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Patty Paints

Yesterday I had lunch with a good friend. She is one of the kindest, gentlest, and most gracious people I’ve ever met. If I was allowed to nominate a person for sainthood she would be the one who comes to … Continue reading

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North Carolina Sun

Jay and I hadn’t been on a vacation since my sister got married. That was two years ago. Doesn’t he look so handsome?! This picture is why I wanted him to wear a suit in the 90 degree heat! Since … Continue reading

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Sewing – My Attempt at a Cloth Diaper

About a month ago I received an invitation in the mail for Jay’s cousin’s baby shower. I knew that I wouldn’t be able to attend the party, but I still wanted to get her something. She is registered at Babies … Continue reading

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Birthday Garden Statues

If you’ve followed my blog for a while you might know that I’ve been trying my hand at painting the little concrete garden statues. I’m far from being an artist, but I can usually get these little creations to look … Continue reading

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Sewing – A Jean Bag for Dave

This past winter I made a bag for my friend, Dave. I had organized his choir music, but the bag he was using was busting at the seams. After Dave stuffed his choir music in this one it, too, was … Continue reading

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Woodworking Projects – May 2017

Does anybody else think that this year is flying by at warp speed?? We’re already into the second half of June! When Jay started working on my birthday present in May I figured I would definitely have them installed by … Continue reading

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