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How do I stay Organized?

BLOCKKEEPERS!! I have been asked a few times now,  ‘How do I keep my blocks organized?’ I talked about this in depth in a former post HERE. With all the blocks that I make, I have found this to be my absolutely favorite way to store my blocks. I tend to work on many projects […]

Where has the time gone?

I cannot believe how quickly time has gotten away from me. I remember the snow taking forever to melt and Spring coming so late. Then BAM it was Summer and the never ending smoke. I know that I told more then one person “This must be how a ham feels in the smoke house!” It […]

Reuse, Re-purpose and Recycle….

I have been an advocate of this philosophy all my life. I have at ever opportunity implemented this lifestyle. Most often it has popped up in my crafting; whether for a school drive or as a Librarian: with everything in between. I came across this swap on my Instagram feed and I could not pass […]

Every Good Planner needs a Cover

I was a very lucky recipient of this Beautiful Quilter’s Planner. My friend and fellow Quilter Jenn @jt_quilter  completely caught me off guard with this very generous gift. It is also one of the reasons that I started the #52weekswithTheQuiltersPlanner QAL. If you want to see my blocks you can follow along on my Instagram […]

Hexies Hexies and More Hexies

This has been my Summer! I had not realized until just now how many Hexies I have made and received this Summer. I really love handwork and it is so easy to do just about any where. I have bought most of my papers up to this point from Paper Pieces directly: although I have […]

Books Summer and Books

Here it is July and I find myself watching for more fires this year then in the past. We usually always have a hot dry Summer however this year it has been on the cooler and wetter side of things. So you would think we would have a reprieve. Nope! Where am I going with […]

Riley Blake Fabric Challenge…….for the Modern Quilt Guild

  I have belonged to the Modern Quilt Guild for two years now. The first year I was a member of the Moses Lake Modern Quilt Guild This year I am a Individual Member of the Modern Quilt Guild. Timing was a larger part of it. I have such a busy schedule that I found […]

Spring into Action for Kids- March 19, 2016

I am planning on a sew in to make more Rare Bears. March 19th is the date for the event.  If you want to participate please clink on the link above and go to the second page of the newsletter.   ……………Here is a quote from that NewsLetter:  In order to prepare the feet fabric […]

Service for others……..A Call For Quilts and Blankets :)

  Today’s post is a very special one………. When I found out from my friend over at Pieces by Polly about this opportunity, I jumped on it. She put me in touch with A Girl and a Glue Gun (If you get a chance you should check it out: she will give you all the […]

Having Fun with re-purposing…..

  I had so much fun this weekend…..making these wonderful Candy Jars. I made them using empty Talenti Gelato containers. I love any opportunity to re-purposing containers of any kind. I had help collecting the jars: those that I recruited had no complaints at all. 🙂 There has not been a flavor that has not […]