Month: September 2011


Fall SWAP 2011

No sewing yesterday, which undoes any hope of reaching a garment a week, but not any hope of completing my SWAP eventually. My jaunt lasts only a week, and should be mostly a blue jeans kind of thing, so I’m […]


Remembering 9/11

I spent yesterday working, in a very whiny and ungrateful fashion. “Ungrateful” may seem like an odd word to choose, but it’s the right word. I could have — and have, in the past — been working in retail or […]


Wednesday September 7, 2011


I had an unpleasant experience today. I have a bunch of different email addresses, approximately fibermom@thiscompany, fibermom@thatcompany, etc. so that I can talk with my clients’ clients as though from their offices. So today I had a communication from one […]


Holiday Planning

After writing here yesterday morning, I baked banana nut muffins and oatmeal raisin muffins and mini quiches while the kids sliced peaches and vegetables. My husband vacuumed the house and #2 son carried heavy things to and from the porch. […]


Movie Making

We’re making a movie today. The kids are all home, though #1 son is at work today and #1 daughter will be coming in this morning. At 10:00, though, we have a bunch of people including a cameraman coming to […]