Category: Crafty


Birthday Boys, a Stache, and a Quilt

Birthday Boys, a Stache, and a Quilt

Happy Birthday Scott and Nick! Scott and Nick share the same birthday (June 6), so we went out to breakfast to celebrate. Scott turned 29 and Nick 13. Also, for funsies Scott shaved his goatee and is now left with a moustache. I laughed so hard, but by the end of the night I was kind of used to it. He could be a policeman or something with that stache–especially with that straight face. It […]

Posted 10 June, 2009 by Trish in Crafty / 10 Comments
Divider

Sunday Salon 9: Why Do We Blog Survey

Sunday Salon 9: Why Do We Blog Survey

Good morning and happy Sunday! Hope everyone’s having a great weekend so far. We’ve finally come into full blown summer in Dallas and I feel like I’m wilting. Don’t know what that means for August! I saw this over at Molly’s (Cozy Book Nook) and I couldn’t resist doing this little survey for this week’s Sunday Salon. I’ve been thinking about these types of questions a lot lately, so I hope you’ll join in and […]

Posted 31 May, 2009 by Trish in Crafty, Reading Nook / 33 Comments
Divider

Watchmen – Alan Moore and a Baby Quilt!

Watchmen – Alan Moore and a Baby Quilt!

Title: WatchmenAuthor: Alan Moore and Dave GibbonsDate Finished: Feb 27, 2009 #9Published: 1985 Pages: 416Rating: 4.5/5 Wow. What to say, what to say. I went into this reading with a little bit of excitement and a whole lot of fear. The only graphic novel that I’ve read is Persepolis, and this, to me, seems far more intense. Just flipping through the pages left me greatly overwhelmed. But what can you do–just take it one page […]

Posted 28 February, 2009 by Trish in Crafty, Reading Nook, Review / 46 Comments
Divider

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian – Sherman Alexie

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian – Sherman Alexie

Title: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time IndianAuthor: Sherman AlexieDate Finished: Jan 27, 2009 #5Published: 2007 Pages: 230Rating: 3.75/5 I can’t remember the first time that I read a review for this book, but it had been on my wishlist for quite a while. Everytime I went to the used bookstore, I searched and searched, but I finally broke down and purchased a shiny new copy. I don’t know what I expected from this […]

Posted 4 February, 2009 by Trish in Crafty, Reading Nook, Review / 25 Comments
Divider