Hi I'm Carlene and my two sweet nieces are Kinzy and Katie. They are the reason for my new love of sewing and why I started this blog. I have always been a crafter and lOvE cREaTiNg all things beautiful. I love God, my family, crafting, blogging, my camera (photography), cooking, traveling, giving back, scrap booking.

My Life List:
100 things to do before I go:

  1. Run a 10K
  2. Safari in Africa
  3. Learn Fluent Spanish
  4. Feed the homeless
  5. Vacation in Italy
  6. Go camping in the Redwoods
  7. Sign up for a photography workshop
  8. Run a 5K
  9. own Horses
  10. Adopt a Dog
  11. Finish my AA
  12. Go Apple Picking
  13. Take Tennis Lessons
  14. Start up a Charity Blog
  15. Set foot in ALL 50 states
  16. Swim with bioluminescent plankton
  17. Write a book
  18. Donate a $1000. check to a charity
  19. Make 500 pretty things
  20. Travel to China and hike the Great Wall
  21. See Joel Osteen Live
  22. Become a P90X Graduate
  23. Have a Guinnessin beer in an Irish Pub in Ireland
  24. Vacation in Canada
  25. Take gourmet cooking classes
  26. Go on a wine tour
  27. Rent a Beach House in Malibu
  28. Learn to Paddle Board
  29. Kayak in 50 different locations
  30. Hike Point Dume 
  31. Conquer Photography and my DSLR
  32. Complete a mini triathlon 
  33. Travel to Norway
  34. Host a party that generates $$$ for charity
  35. Go on a ALL FAMILY vacation
  36. Go hunting with my Bolt Riffle
  37. Zip Linning
  38. Eat in New Orleans
  39. Hike 100 trails/destinations
  40. Take an Alaskan Cruise
  41. Visit the Grand Canyon
  42. Take a Writing Course
  43. Go on 50 1st Dates with my husband to new places
  44. Sew 8 Dollies For Haiti
  45. Sew dresses for Africa
  46. Complete my B.A.