what wearing saddle shoes taught me about a new job


As a junior high school kid in Oregon in the 60’s…yes, I wore saddle shoes.  We were cool in saddle shoes and knee socks and plaid kilts.   Continue reading


before you know it – you’re vintage cool


Well, maybe I’m not vintage cool, but my sewing machine certainly is! As I took it out to hem the chopped off sleeves of a shirt, I was thinking about the forty years I’ve had this little Genie.  Continue reading