Woohoo! It’s a Finish!

Woohoo! It’s a Finish!

Until a few years ago I used to run. I wasn’t fast. In fact, my nickname was Turtle. During the week I’d run alone or with my sister-in-law (she was Turtle II.)  On the weekends I would run with a group of people who were much better — and faster...
Update – Walk Through the Garden

Update – Walk Through the Garden

This weekend has been a productive one, with lots of sewing getting done. Even though I was able to sew a lot, it felt like I was swimming upstream because of all the interruptions. Have you ever had a day like that? Whew! One thing after another.  Somehow I managed...
Update – FMQ and The Accidental Dresden

Update – FMQ and The Accidental Dresden

Last week was not a good sewing week. My brother-in-law had a major unexpected surgery and is still in the hospital so sister needed a lot of support, and with veggies coming on in the garden there’s been some canning to do. However, I was able to find a few...
WIP – The Accidental Dresden

WIP – The Accidental Dresden

The thing I love most about quilting is how creative it allows us to be. If plan A doesn’t work, we can go to Plan B or C or D until we have a quilt that may not end up looking anything at all like it started, but that we like so much more. That’s exactly...
Quilting Lessons

Quilting Lessons

Good Friday Morning! Today it’s a bit dreary in my part of the world…..cloudy, muggy, just waiting to brew up a good thunderstorm. So, to brighten things up a bit I headed for the sewing room.  Ahhhh, beautiful fabric, uplifting music, a soft sewing...