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Everyday is an Adventure

I just thought I would touch base with everyone on a more personal level! I was looking through my photos and I was being drawn to the beautiful blue skies, that I am so lucky to have about 90% of the time. Of course just with everything~ it holds many different looks. That BLUE though…..no […]

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July Block of the Month

Welcome to the half way point in this Block of the Month. I am really loving the fabrics in this Colorway. I chose to go with the Civil War version. Given the three fabric colorways, I have liked many of the fabrics the shop has chosen. I really am a fan of the rustic colors […]

Another Wonderful Pattern testing opportunity

This pattern is my latest in a long line of patterns that I have tested and one of my favorites. I love everything about it, from the large blocks to the scrappy friendliness of it all. I am sure you will love it as much as I do! So keep a watchful eye on Kelli […]

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In the heat of Summer……

“And Suddenly you know…. it’s time to start something NEW and trust the MAGIC of BEGINNINGS.” -Author unknown I am always taken aback by how much I sew in the Summertime. This year is no exception. I think that it is all the bits of time that I can find and all the prepping that […]

A Huge “Thank You!” goes out to YOU!

I want to reach out to all those who have opened their hearts to my son and his situation  “THANK YOU!” As his mom, It warms my heart that so many of you have reached out: adding us to your prayer chains, sending well wishes or even donating and sharing the GO FUND ME link  […]

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July’s One Monthly Goal……..

Is it that time of the Month already? Are you participating in Elm Streets Quilt – One Monthly Goal? You can join in anytime. I have found it a great way to stay organized. I have not always finished my goals but it does keep me in my projects, thinking and working out which project […]

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The Splendid Sampler II

This week’s free Splendid Sampler block was designed by Helen Stubbings. It is a lovely block called “ClamShells” and it uses English paper piecing.  Helen has wonderful tutorials HERE for those of you who have never hand appliqued or have ever English Paper pieced  before. I found her tutorials very easy follow and understand. I […]

FREE Aurifil Designer Block Challenge 2018 – Block 6 and Block 2 Splendid Sampler II

Hello everyone! I am sharing with you today just a few of the blocks that I have been making. Some are from on going Sewing Alongs and others are just blocks I had to give a try. I This year seems to be the year of blocks, it is just about all I can do […]

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Quilters Unite To Grant Wishes To Each Other.

This is a Instagram event that usually happens in the Fall every year. I have participated in the last three years, well I guess since I started on IG. It was one of the fun events that brought me new friends and wonderful scraps and UFO projects that needed love. I am always so touched […]

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Scrappy Triangle Update…….

Here are my 36 blocks from the sew along that is being hosted by Sewn by Leila on her blog and IG.  I have placed these in no particular order and I am loving it. I have taken the approach of just pulling from my green scraps and not looking at what I have done […]

Some Secret Sewing that I have been up to…..

As I sit here in my chair looking on the front window all seems as it should be. The birds are hopping around singing and playing, feeding their mates on the nest. I am very lucky to live in the rural setting that I do. I have been an outdoors kinda gal all my life. […]