Pirate Jeni

Kitchen Witch, Singer of Songs, Player of Things with Strings

Lady Buttons Heads Abroad

We have some lovely friends who live in the UK.  They came to visit recently on their Honeymoon and brought Cliff along with them. Who is Cliff? Well, Cliff is a toy stuffed Eagle and he blogs.   (I will happily share Cliff’s blog once they are aware of what is headed their way… but I […]

Quilty as charged

Yes, I know the title of this post is ridiculous.  I didn’t have anything clever in my head…  so I just rolled with it. Almost two years ago, I decided that I didn’t have enough hobbies so I started quilting.  Well, actually.. I made two quilts.  And then we moved…. and for months my sewing […]

Stitchworks: My first quilt

Way back in the dark ages, I used to be a nut about sewing. When I was a kid, I used to make clothes for my Cabbage Patch Doll (does anyone remember when people went CRAZY to get those things?). I also used to take scraps from my mom’s sewing basket and piece them together […]

My very own Tardis

I’m a bit of a Doctor Who geek.. not a huge Whovian. I mean, I can’t quote episodes or remember which Doctor is which number and I don’t really care for the original episodes. But I do love the idea of the Doctor. And as part of Stashdown 2014, I’m making a lot of shawls […]

Cold Sheep

I have a small problem. I have a yarn stash that is a bit.. much. So, that’s it.. I’m going “cold sheep”. I’m not buying any more yarn until my stash is gone. That’s right. GONE. This includes bits and bobs of this and that.. which means lots of scrap yarn projects. I will probably […]