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Home renovation and sewing

Hi friends! How is your week going? Have I told you about my home renovation project? Back in the spring, hubby and I realized we could no longer put off the renovation of our deck. We live in a townhouse and our backyard is basically a deck. With stairs to the back fence that leads… Continue reading Home renovation and sewing

100 Quilt Blocks in 100 Days featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs: blue modern quilt
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100 Quilt Blocks in 100 Days

Hi friends! One of the fun things I have been doing lately is playing along with a quilt along (a block along?) sponsored by Angie who blogs at Gnomeangle.com. People are using the hashtag #100days100blocks2018 and making blocks from Tula Pink's City Sampler book: 100 Modern Quilt Blocks. I decided to play along this 100… Continue reading 100 Quilt Blocks in 100 Days

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Keeping it Real on Independence Day

Hi friends! I have been trying to put together a plan for my blog posts. Because if I know what I am going to blog about, I am more likely to share something with you. If I have to think too hard about it, well, then I often just give up. And I love sharing… Continue reading Keeping it Real on Independence Day

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Adventures in Quilting- Travel Projects

Hi friends! A couple of weeks ago hubby and I traveled to FL to see our son Scott and his girlfriend Jocelyn. We had so much fun! We spent a day at the Kennedy Space Center and a day at Disney World while they were both at work.    A lot of fun but boy,… Continue reading Adventures in Quilting- Travel Projects

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More Mini Braid fun!

Hi friends! Yesterday morning I got up early and cleaned my house for 3 hours. Nothing so remarkable in that; it is just that I have not cleaned like that in a while. Lately it has been just a little swipe here, a quick dust there… but hubby and I were leaving to go to… Continue reading More Mini Braid fun!

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Happy New Year- welcome to 2018!

Hi friends! I hope your new year has started off filled with hope, anticipation and a sense of excitement - what wonderful thing will happen this year?   For me, I have lots of plans. (*Cue evil villain rubbing hands together with a criminal cackle.*) Ok- that is a bad image. How about (*Cue cute… Continue reading Happy New Year- welcome to 2018!

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A time for reflection…

Hi friends. It is so hard to believe that 2017 is almost over. I think we all say this, probably every year, but really, where did the year go?  And I think most of us, if we can take the time from the crazy busy holiday season,like to take a few minutes to reflect on… Continue reading A time for reflection…