Sewing a bit here and there

Since we got back from our trip, I’ve been working on a few projects here and there. I’m not a prolific sewer, but when inspiration strikes, I enjoy the creative process. Here’s a round-up of what I’ve been working on.

1. Buckwheat pillow for Tig

Tig has been a buckwheat pillow fan since I met him, but his pillow could use some refreshing. So I refilled it with some organic buckwheat hulls and sewed a new cover for him. Here’s a close-up of the fabric. (more…)


Summer of ’16

Well things blew up spectacularly here in the States. My 40th year of life on earth is proving to be equal parts learning to feel deeply, learning The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck (which I’ve ordered from the library and am eager to read), and taking empowered action. In the spirit of what-doesn’t-kill-me-makes-me-stronger, I’m enjoying a look back at all that strengthens me.

Garden plans.




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Taiwan's public transit is so awesome! Bullet trains, commuter rail, subway, even lots of buses. #TaiwanRocks

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Nomnomnoming our way through Taipei so far.