Tag Archives: Christmas

Quilting Again!!

Life has been really crazy lately. With the holidays and then a family vacation to Florida, and now trying to help Kid 1 get all her college applications filled out…well I haven’t had much time to quilt. Things are slowing … Continue reading

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Bobbins, Quilts, Ice Road Truckers and Country Whimsy

Here is a sneak peek of the quilt I am going to talk about. More on that in a minute! Things have been hectic lately. My mind has been a whirl with office stuff, planning stuff, life stuff. You know, … Continue reading

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Happy Belated Birthday to ME!

My hubby, super handy and most wonderful guy, gave me a gift certificate to my local quilt store for my birthday earlier in the month. $100 to spend on myself for quilting. Wowsa. I had to think about it for … Continue reading

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Super Quick Quilt Update

Christmas is coming and my presents need to be going! I finished this little mat today. 🙂 It really shouldn’t have taken me months to do it, but I got distracted with all my other projects! I hope she likes … Continue reading

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The Stockings Were Hung by the Chimney with Claire…

Remember the beautiful wall my sister-in-law painted for me? Click here to read more. Well those lovely trees got a Christmas make over today. And you know that saying “The stockings were hung by the chimney with care.”? Well somewhere … Continue reading

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Super Quick Quilt Update

Top is finished. Lines are drawn. Wrestled it on my standing hoop. Now to learn how to hand quilt!! I had a great Thanksgiving with my Michigan family. Mom B and I did the Black Friday Shopping Extravaganza! Managed to … Continue reading

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Quick Quilt Update

I finally got my machine tuned up and some free time to work on my projects. Yay. I have been plugging along on my blue quilt. Free motion quilting with less than ideal settings can be frustrating! I am bound … Continue reading

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Quilt Crazy. My New Obsession.

I have always loved quilts. I have a quilt that I used all growing up that my Great Grandma McDonald made for me. (Yes that really was her name) I love(d) that quilt. (It is retired now until I can … Continue reading

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Christmas Turkey…not the kind you are thinking of.

While sitting with my daughter early one morning we happened to peek outside to an amazing site. Turkeys! 4 of them wandered through our yard in the early dawn. It was such a neat site to see. Our Christmas Turkeys.

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