Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Goings On~

Hello! friends~

It has been busy around here. This week we are taking a break from school work. Yeah!! I have been working on some much needed projects.

Yesterday, I cleaned out our basement and filled our van with things to pass on to our local thrift store. We have an 8 passenger mini-van and when I was done loading it all in there was only room for three of us to ride in it. I already have two more bags packed and ready to go. I have had such a great time uncluttering. What a relief it is. I don't know why I was hanging on to so much stuff.

I made this little banner for my secret farmgirl pal at MaryJanes Farm. I hope she enjoyed it. I crocheted an edging on felt hearts and added some vintage pics to them along with some buttons. I just love buttons.

This is a tea cozy I made for a tea cozy swap at MaryJanes Farm. I am having so much fun making all these different things for the swaps. I hope my partner enjoys it. Now I need some ideas for little tea extras to send along with it. Do you have any you would like to share.

I really enjoy making all these things and I never had anyone who enjoyed receiving them. Now I am delighted to have met a group of women who love the same things I do. I have so much fun making these little gifts to send. I hope they are enjoying them, too.

I received this wonderful apron last week from my secret farmgirl pal. I love the black/pink color combo. It is such a cute apron. I love to wear it.

Thank you, Marcy!!!!!!! You were an awesome secret pal. I enjoyed all your little treats and cards.


Artfulife said...

I love your new apron. It is just so much fun. Hope you are having a great week.

cinnamongirl said...

Ruth what a great gift for your secret pal to send you-to lucky

funky bag freak said...

Thank you for visiting my blog. I can't wait to get the bracelet. I'll show it off to everyone! Your apron is adorable. I love secret pals!

Susie from Bienvenue said...

What a great feeling it is when you can clear your home of some unused items and blessing someone else! You go girl! I love all of the hanmade items that you have shared. So special~ Enjoy your day!

Bonne said...

You have orbs around you Ruthie.
Cute apron too!

smoothiejuice said...

cute cute cute

Heather said...

Hi Ruth! Thank you so much for all the fun surprises you sent - I love them all! I was very lucky to have you as a secret pal.

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