• Dig Dig for Victory,  Mirandomness

    Twofer: Spring Break Days One and Two

    Spring break is blowing by really fast. Yesterday the sewbatical hit a brief hitch. I was in the middle of making a skirt and I noticed something. I found not one, but two holes in the middle of my skirt panel. It never occurred to me to check brand new fabric that had only ever been washed for holes, but there you go. The whole thing kind of put the breaks on my creative flow, until stroke of genius made me look on the Joann Fabrics website. They had the fabric in stock at my local store and it was on sale. So when the Fella got home with the…

  • Geekery,  Mirandomness

    Give me a Break: Spring Break Day One

    The Fella and I spent the weekend, besides a prolonged Captain Marvel break, cleaning up the Modage. We know if the house isn’t clean, I will not be able to do anything “for me” until it is. Even with that precaution, I usually lose the first day of any prolonged break, resetting my sewing room to optimize productivity. I also use it to nap, because I am recovering from the week before break; which all teachers know is the longest week of the whole year. It’s like the movie Groundhog Day except every day is Monday, until it’s not. I also spent the day making organizing my projects, planning what…

  • Mirandomness

    Site Improvements

    I spent last night updating the blog to increase user friendliness and navigation ease. Check out my awesome new drop down menus. I also incorporated some blog post aggregating software so that past posts can be accessed by category. Check it out, explore, and let me know what you think here and on Facebook! How did I do? My lunch progress report is live and ready for review. Monday Salad, boiled egg, tuna with crackers, and a cup of yogurt: Mission Accomplished! Tuesday Salad, boiled egg, yogurt, string cheese, and Thin Mints that I bought from my niece. Looking good! Wednesday Salad, boiled egg, yogurt, string cheese, and Thin Mints…