Monthly Archives: May 2010

Drum roll please.

And the winner is… Sew She Sews, who said: “Another Rochester NY crafter!! Hi! I was so excited when I saw where you were from  I spend most of my time sewing quilts and other things for my kids. I … Continue reading

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Playgrounds and Giveaways

Yesterday we left the house for a haircut (they used gel this time and the result was unbearable cuteness!!) and some playground therapy.  There is a lot of demolition and construction going on at the home front and Luke had … Continue reading

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Sweet Sassy Molassy

If you’re stopping by for the first time for the Sew Mama Sew May Giveaway, thanks, and here is the link to the giveaway post. In other news: Wow.  Who would have thought that putting my name on a little … Continue reading

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May Giveaway Day!

Welcome to my blog if you’re checking in from Sew Mama Sew for May Giveaway Day!  I’m Amanda, and I am happy to have you stop by.  I have a 16 month old son who is into just about everything, … Continue reading

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Let the festivals begin!

May begins the festival season here in Rochester.  Today is the first day of the Lilac Festival, which has to be one of my favorites.  This year, due to the kitchen remodel, we will be unable to head over to … Continue reading

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Putting Violets By

Last year, for my birthday, we celebrated with what we called the birthday jam-boree.  This year, I am starting early. I love mastering new techniques for cooking and have always wanted to make my own jam, preserves, conserves, sauced berries, … Continue reading

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Philosophical Differences

I love my husband.  We don’t think the same way.  Part of that is what draws us to each other, the whole opposites attract thing.  The other part of that leads to huge misunderstandings and confusion.  This holds especially true … Continue reading

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