Category: Day To Day

  • Giving Thanks

    Giving Thanks

    Last week was Thanksgiving, and boy oh boy did we do it up: turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce… the whole nine yards.  It was a great weekend!  Even though I haven’t had time to work on the dragon quilt, I had an opportunity to work on something for my neighbor: She found this AMAZING […]

  • Contemplation


    YAY!  My stargazers bloomed!!!  It’s the first time it’s had more than one flower and I’m stoked! So… did you hear?  There is a new Modern Quilt Guild Challenge… and I really want to create special for it.  To do that, I need a plan… which starts with ideas.  Hence contemplation.  The theme is “find […]

  • New Quilt plus Sewing Room Update!

    New Quilt plus Sewing Room Update!

    My last post was a bit of a downer… so I made an effort to make this one much more positive! To start with, a friend of mine was cleaning out her garage and was giving away a big piece of foam insulation. Just the kind I need for a design wall!  Since it wouldn’t […]

  • No time to sew….

    It’s been a while since I posted last, and I really want to post something about sewing because that is what is pulling me.  However, the last few weeks have been full of everything BUT sewing. My daughter took a trip to Seattle and came back on the Greyhound and was severely afflicted with motion-sickness.  […]

  • Healing Time

    Yay!!  Gregg is home from the hospital and all went well!!  The surgeon said it was one of the messiest hips he has ever worked on! The surgery took about 2.5 hours.  He was in the hospital for only 2 nights ~ the nurses were calling him the rock star of the floor.  He is […]

  • Middle of October…. Already??

    Middle of October…. Already??

    So much has been happening, I haven’t had much time to put a post together!  I just spent a few days up in Seattle with my daughter who took her state board exams to be a licensed cosmetologist.  She is moving home in a few weeks too.  Plus my husband’s hip surgery is November 15th, […]