999 Comments!

How cool is that…I’m one comment away from 1000 comments! Awesome. During my brief blogging haitus due to moving from CA to TX, lots of people have been finding my free hex templates and my hand sewn hex tutorial. I love link backs (hint hint) – seeing new hex projects is super fun. Look at […]

The Lacuna

Here’s my review for the lastest Barbara Kingsolver book, The Lacuna. Highly Recommended! I’ve read a bunch of contradictory reviews of Kingsolver’s latest work. I think we all recognize that The Poisonwood Bible is a tough act to follow…and I’ve loved every single one of her books. This one is a departure for sure. But […]

Stieg Larsson

I just whizzed through both The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson. So sad that he’s passed away – what a phenomenal storyteller. Lisbeth Salander is at once the most sympathetic and interesting character I have read in a long, long time. I highly recommend either […]

489 and counting

This post makes number 489.  I’m trying to think of something cool for my 500th post, but I’m not sure what to do. I feel a giveaway is in order – perhaps something with my very fancy new MOXYWARES tag! That was a fun little drawstring bag I made for my niece’s 11th birthday…the blue […]

Summer Treasure

New books, new movies – I can hardly stand it! How long has it been since Pat Conroy released a novel?  Here are the books I can’t wait to read: Movies I can’t wait for: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince New Moon G.I. Joe Transformers 2 What are you looking forward to this […]