Happy Birthday to My Twin Sister!!!

by ilene on April 2, 2012 · 7 comments

in sewing

(Photo taken by DT) Happy Birthday to my identical twin, wombmate and favorite person in the whole wide world!!!!! (and yes, this means its my birthday, too!)  Every year on this day, I get to reflect on how blessed I am to have a lifelong, built-in best friend from birth.   The chances of being an […]


PJs for More Family Members

by ilene on April 15, 2011 · 3 comments

in jeff, sewing

You might remember the carebear pajama pants I sewed for Jeff and our cubbies.  We felt that we had to let Jeff’s sister and her fiance in on the fun, too.  We can’t hoard all the crazy animal printed fuzzy pants to ourselves.  Why, that would be selfish! We are practicing being generous these days.  […]


Carebear Jammies…for the Whole Family!

by ilene on February 3, 2011 · 7 comments

in jeff, sewing

Here in New England, we are enjoying/enduring one of the coldest, snowiest winters in my seven years here.  Most nights, this solar-powered California girl just wants to lounge in comfy pajama pants and read a good chick-lit book with a cup of steaming tea.  Too bad my favorite pair of flannel pajama pants were so […]