Something new!

My friend and fabulous graphic designer, Brandy Fishback, has added another new feature to my blog – a newsletter! I will publish every few months and include discount codes for my Etsy shop, special features and links to some of my favorite Pinterest pins,...

For the Boys (Men)!

Welcome to The Reluctant Quiter and my turn on the blog hop! If this is your first visit to the blog, please take a moment and check out the tabs across the top.  If you are so inclined, I would love to have you follow me! While I can always find some kind of quilt...

For the Boys Blog Hop Schedule

The line up of contributing participants for a new blog hop, “For the Boys” has been finalized. The blog hop starts on Wednesday, November 6th. I am up on Friday, Nov. 8th.  Here is a link to the list! I think this is going to be a great hop. It is pretty...

Holiday Boutique!!

I am so excited to announce Hazelnut Deux and Friends Holiday Boutique! I cannot tell you how delighted I am that we have such a great group of artisan/craftswomen participating in the boutique. We will have a diverse group of items to share. Women’s apparel...

Fly Fishing Pillow

I know a lot of fly fishers. (I am not exactly sure if that is what you call them but it sounds right to me!) Most that I know are also Episcopalian/Anglican so I particularly like the quote from Tom Brokaw, “If fishing is a religion, fly fishing is high...

Simple sewing

While I sew nearly every day, I also like to crochet in the evenings. I have a ridiculous number of crochet hooks in a variety of sizes. I have been keeping them in a ziploc bag. It occurred to me this morning that a drawstring pouch might be a better (and much...