Swap-bot Time: December 6, 2023 10:13 pm


Date Joined: April 21, 2010
Last Online: July 21, 2017
Birthday: April 26
Country: Canada
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About Me

Updated December 12/15 I am 40 year old busy mom of three boys, stay at home mom for the most part, Blogger, Baker, Doll Clothes maker, tea and cozy mystery lover.

Things to know about me:

  • I have three sons
  • I love Tea (loose leaf)

  • I love NASCAR

  • I love Dr Who (David Tennant is my Doctor)

  • I write a daily blog about crafts for 18 inch dolls write for websites about doll play and crafting and I write about tea and cozy mysteries.

  • We are a smoke free home.

  • We have two cats

Music Books etc

I read when ever I can love mysteries, I love cozy mysteries,love any witch or wish mysteries,any mystery with a strong female lead who has a book store, bakery, small town shop or is or has a witch/wish powers are among my favorites. I also love Uncle John Bathroom readers....true story!

I also loved Discovery of Witches and Shadow of Night and Book of Life by Deb Harkness

  • My love of witches started with Bewitched the series, which I still watch when ever I can.


Also [books by:

If you like them too check out this great site called Mystery Lovers Kitchen

I have been picking up mystery books at my library and reading as many as I can, often choosing a book by it's cover...I know you are not supposed to but try it with only books sometime! I also love Canadian Author Stuart Mclean Music: I like spa music, James Taylor, Great Big Sea,Michael Buble and Diana Krall Movies I love

  • Auntie Mame
  • Christmas Vacation
  • White Christmas
  • Jane Austen's BBC produced movies
  • Loved Lost in Austen

Favorite TV *Dr. Who

  • Big Bang theory,

Favorite Crafts


  • Doll Crafts
  • Knitting (still a beginner!)


  • anything smoking or drug related

  • scary things ( I am not really into skulls and such but cute Halloween/Vintage Halloween appreciated!)

  • Homophobia

  • Ignorance

  • Racism

  • coffee (love the smell but not the taste)

  • seafood (allergies)

  • the flower Lillies (allergic to them as well)

  • People who do not follow through

  • Long weekends where we loose a day of mail

  • WHEN THE MAIL MAN TAKES THE DAY OFF or when the post office is closed.

  • Empty mailboxes

Thanks for reading my profile!


sewcrazy rated for 2016 EARS FOR EASTER OR HAT on Mar 1, 2016
Comment: great package, thanks so much!!!!
skippysmom rated for 2015 ADVENT SWAP on Nov 3, 2015
Comment: Thanks so much for the wonderful gifts. I can't wait to start opening them on December 1st. Hope you have a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year.
sewcrazy rated for 2015 ADVENT SWAP on Nov 3, 2015
Comment: thanks Karen, got the gifts today!!!!
JustBecause73 rated for 2015 ADVENT SWAP on Nov 3, 2015
Comment: Thanks so much! I can't wait to open them! So much temptation!
ByNickiG rated for Lovely Easter/Spring Dress Swap on Mar 30, 2015
Comment: Hi friend, thanks so much for the cute dress. Happy Easter!
Response: Thank you for the heart! I hope you enjoy it!
skippysmom rated for 2015 Stash Busting Shorts on Mar 21, 2015
Comment: Love the Hawaiian shorts! They put me in a summer mood so I don't mind the snow so much. Thanks for the top, too. I love the style of it. Yum, I'm already eating the chocolate. YUM, YUM.
Response: Yay!!!
morgainegeiser rated for 2015 Stash Busting Pants on Mar 20, 2015
Comment: Cute pants, I went to Hawaii in January and picked up fabric, love the Hawaiian prints. Love the little buckles. Have to check out your blog. We have a local mystery store here that has many mystery authors in for book signings and talks. This weekend they are having Canadian cozy author - Eva Gates (aka Vicky Delaney).
Response: I love Eva Gates! Just finished one of her latest books! If you see her let her know I say Hi! Tell her the one with the tea and cozy photos she will know! THANK YOU for the rating and the heart!
sewcrazy rated for 2015 Stash BUSTING Shirt on Mar 5, 2015
Comment: Loved it!!!!
Response: I am so glad! Thank you!
Comment: cute outfit, as always!!!!!
Response: I am so glad!
JustBecause73 rated for 2015 Stash BUSTING Skirt on Jan 26, 2015
Comment: Wow! My package arrived today and I love it! The outfit is adorable and I can't wait to try it on one of our dolls!
Response: Thank you! I am so glad! Thank you for the heart!
sewcrazy rated for Cabin Fever Pajama Party on Jan 18, 2015
Comment: cute pajamas, love the fabric!!!!
Response: So glad you loved them! Thank you for the heart!
skippysmom rated for 2014 ADVENT SWAP on Nov 15, 2014
Comment: Can't wait to open all the goodies. Thanks so much for hosting this swap. It's always fun.
widelo123 rated for 8 Gifts of on Nov 10, 2014
Comment: Karen, I couldn't wait, I had to open them all. Thank you so much for everything. The doll clothes, the great different spoon and it went on and on. Did you make that exquisite scarf? Thank you again. Shirley I love the scarf and blue is my favorite color. I'm going to have a new look denims with the frilly scarf.
Response: I am so thrilled you liked what I sent. The spoon is from our First Nations people here in Canada it is their art from the West Coast of Canada. I had a friend make the scarf I hope you enjoy!
sewcrazy rated for 2014 ADVENT SWAP on Nov 3, 2014
Comment: Just received the package, such pretty packaging, can't wait for my granddaughter to open them. Have a good Christmas, happy swapping.
Response: Wonderful! I hope you enjoy!
widelo123 rated for We Can All Be Royals on Nov 3, 2014
Comment: Thank you, Karen, for a great gown. Love the pattern. Shirley
Response: So glad you liked it!
Comment: I love the fabric you used and the penguin is so cute. I know my great granddaughter will love it.
Response: So glad!
Sagebrushs rated for 2014 ADVENT SWAP on Nov 1, 2014
Comment: December is going to be a fun month, happy holidays. Thank you
Response: Yay! Glad you got it!
jnnealy rated for 2014 ADVENT SWAP on Oct 31, 2014
Comment: Received the package today. I know my great granddaughter will love everything. Thanks for being my partner.
Response: Glad it got to you!
Comment: I totally LOVE the skirt and top!! So cute. Sorry nieces, but this outfit is MINE. lol!!! The bag is adorable! Thank you bunches!!!
Response: Yay! I am so glad! Thank you for the rating and the heart!
Comment: thanks for a great package - NO I would never get tired of receiving any of my swaps from this great group of seamstresses. I and my granddaughter enjoy every swap!!!!!

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doulakk on Jan 20, 2016:

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skippysmom on Dec 10, 2014:

Thank you for the lovely items you sent for the A.G. Advent Calendar. You are so thoughtful. Happy Holidays

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anrtist on Aug 10, 2014:

Had to Gnome ya today! ;-)

Blessings, cc

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