Stress is a real bummer. It's made me eat too much, sleep too little, and neglect both home and garden. Anyway, what to do at 4 a.m. when you can't sleep? Make presents for the kids. The halloween bag I made for my son Peter and his gal Jess to hold their halloween care package and the Christmas totes I just love how they turned out.
I 've been stopping by the dollar store on my way back from different excursions and have a nice collection of fairly nice cotton towels from there. I added some of my favorite little pieces of leftover fabric to give them a festive look this holiday. I love the ice skating fabric which is my favorite because it can be used after Christmas: