Jenny Louise Marie Hello friends!  How are you?  I was feeling pretty good about recent sewing projects and then the tension on the machine got all messed up.  Now I am cursing sewing projects.  Yep, that’s pretty much how it goes if you’re me.  Anyway, enough about my issues.  I am thrilled to be back with another Hodgepodge.  I am linking with Joyce at From This Side of the Pond along with many other bloggers to answer her questions.  Today’s questions take us back in time to our childhood.  Kind of fun reminiscing.  Next week, I’ll be taking a break from the Hodgepodge for someRead More →

Wednesday Wonderings - stuff that's on my mind and making me go hmm...

Jenny Louise Marie Hello sweet friends!  You probably cannot believe that I am actually posting on a regular schedule.  That’s right, it’s Wednesday and time to share what I’m wondering about these days.  You know, those random things that pop into your head and you wonder….someone surely has to agree with me on this.  Or, really?  That can’t be right.  They’re the things about which  you can’t seem to get a real answer.  You know, you just wonder about them.  Many of those type of thoughts are actually about my kids and the things that come out of their mouths.  However, those are not alwaysRead More →

Jenny Louise Marie Hi there.  Glad you’re here!  We are mid week for those of you still working hard every day.  For those of you on summer break, like me, it’s another day in paradise. 🙂  So, what have you been up to?  I’ve been busy on a few project around the house, which you will be seeing soon.  I’ve also been fabric shopping so that I can complete my master makeover that I started here.  That means more projects are on my horizon before we head back to school.  In the meantime, I’m linking up with Joyce from From This Side of the PondRead More →

Jenny Louise Marie Hello friends!  I’m so happy you stopped by.  How was your 4th?  We had a great day with family ~ a cookout,cocktails, fun games, & fireworks.  I love those kind of impromptu gatherings.  Do you prefer to plan ahead or does spur of the moment work for you?  Since I’ve been busy working on a serious home project, I did not get to my normal Wednesday Wondering this week.  So, I’m using today to link up with From This Side of the Pond for a weekly Hodgepodge.  I’d love for you to play along and share your answers to these questions inRead More →

Wednesday Wonderings - stuff that's on my mind and making me go hmm...

Jenny Louise Marie Hello friends.  I am knee-deep in projects around here.  How’s your summer going?  I have started a HUGE project on my patio.  If you’ve been following along on Facebook, you might already have a good idea of what it is.  Stay tuned, I’ll definitely be sharing details soon.  Today though is Wednesday, and that means it’s time for me to share what I’ve been wondering lately.  You know, those random thoughts that pop into your head and frequently, you can’t get a straight answer to them.  womp womp  Anyway, let’s get going.     Why is when you feel you have soRead More →

Jenny Louise Marie Good morning friends!  Happy hump day for those of you who are still doing the work thing.  I am basking in the glow of having NO schedule.  That’s right, I have no place I must be and nothing pressing to do.  Well, except for laundry, cleaning, and hauling kids.  I never said life was perfect. 🙂  Anyway, it’s time for the weekly link up with From This Side of the Pond for some random Hodgepodge questions and answers.  Enjoy! 1. The first day of summer rolls in later this week. What are ten things you’d put on your list of  quintessential summerRead More →

Jenny Louise Marie Hello & happy Thursday!  I am so happy you’ve decided to visit my little corner of the world here.  If you’re a regular visitor, you will have noticed a ‘slacking off’ around here.  I will admit I have been a tad lazy with my posts lately.  It is summer and the beauty of down time has been more than I can resist. However,  I am working on some new ideas to share soon.  In the meantime,  I am joining up with From This Side of the Pond for this week’s Hodgepodge questions.  Enjoy! 1. The Hodgepodge lands on June 14th this week,Read More →