The Homestead Pinafore (Mennonite treasures)

Over two years ago a fellow blogger, Eileen, and I sewed aprons for one another and sent them across the country to each other.  I made her a half apron with beautiful fabric with a chicken towel sewed on as pockets.  She sent me a Mennonite style apron since she lives near a large community.  She wanted to make me something that I wouldn’t have and indeed this apron was a great gift to me and one that I have never seen replicated. It reminds me of the pinafore on the front of Raggedy Ann’s dress and pinafores were always a pretty … Continue reading The Homestead Pinafore (Mennonite treasures)

Reader Survey

I love writing this blog.  I love expressing and teaching and making friends around the world.  Writers need readers and I am grateful for those of you that take the time to read my work, my ramblings, my ideas.  Now, I want to hear from you! Why do you read my blog? What are your favorite topics that I write about? What would you like to see written about? If you are one of the readers that reads every one of my posts, what draws you to my blog each day? What are your thoughts on the blog, photography, or … Continue reading Reader Survey