Saturday, September 21, 2013

Pancakes & Gifts

Colorful Pancakes made with my grandson 
and gifts from him to me

(A grandma tradition when he is at my house!)

 A cup coaster and a spoonrest

In My Garden

Some things I made for the Garden

Cup & Saucer bird feeders

 Bird Bath

 And this cute little squirrel in my yard

Chairs: Before & Afters

Before & Afters

My Flower Pot Deck Garden

My Flower Pot Deck Garden

 Growing Cabbage...and green onions from just the ends of the green onions bought from the store!

Nice yellow pepper
And my pepper that grew indoors

Apple Crepes & Starbucks Refresher

Apple Crepes & Starbucks Refresher


Reupholstered Kids Chair

I Reupholstered this Mickey Mouse Kids Chair into a Batman chair for my grandson! 




My husband went to the store before he went to work and got me these roses!! 
They were on the table when I got up in the morning!!

Beautiful Poppy Flowers in my dads yard!!

Last Years Christmas

Last Years Christmas. Beautiful tree. 
Record player playing Christmas music.

Blackberry Jam!

  Blackberry picking. I think they ate more than they got into the bucket!! 
I had enough to make a few jars of jam ! MMMMMM!!!

Pillows and Slippers

All this sewing again, after not sewing for 11 or 12 yrs!!! I use to sew upholstery but not clothing or pillows!! I plan on trying to sew a lot of other things!! I have a lot of fun sewing when my machine works good!! Made some pillows for my grandsons for Christmas last year!! Yes! they turned out right!! Gramma loves her boys!!

 My mother in law always made me slippers like these!! 
I love them, they are so comfy!! 
I used one of my wore out slippers for a pattern!


Some More Things I've Sewn

Some More Things I've Sewn

  • Placemats
  • Slippers
  • Baby Blanket

A Rag Doll

I made a rag doll!!
I didn't have a pattern to go by so I just drew it out on an old sheet, 
cut it out & sewed it up! 
I gave it to my great niece for her 1st birthday. 

Pork Fried Rice, Pork Chow Mein and Wheat Bread

Pork Fried Rice, Pork Chow Mein and Wheat Bread! 


Been busy at the sewing machine again! 
Made some place mats, napkins, & napkin holders! 
Also made a hat & boot socks for my niece.