Those ladies on the sewing boards say the funniest things sometimes.
You never ask a woman her age, or her weight. When she's crafty you never ask her age, her weight, how much she has stashed away & how many projects she has unfinished!!!! Just not done in polite circles. This is way too personal. ( but just to let you know, I'm a contender here but not as bad as you are!)
I pledge allegiance to the Viking Sewing Center and to the fabric store that surrounds it, one stop shopping with fleece and calico for all.
I'd be delighted with only seasonal changes--some