Monthly Archives: August 2013

Bye Cluster 3

Today is Josh’s, my oldest son’s birthday, I want to wish him a very, very happy birthday; you have made me a very proud mother and you have been such a blessing to me. While I was at work today … Continue reading

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Thirsty Thursday

Why should today be any different than any other, right?? Work, home and then a Sushi dinner date with hubby and friends. I can’t wait! I went to work and Julie made a cake for us. It was so good, … Continue reading

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Not What I Imagined

Have you ever worked on a project and had the vision of what you expected and once the project became into view it wasn’t what you thought it was going to be? I started this project on Friday and of … Continue reading

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Back to School 2013

Today was the first day of school around here. I always loved the first day of school when I was younger and actually attending – you know, back in the day! I always thought of it as a fresh beginning … Continue reading

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Our Version of Yard Crashers

Yesterday while I was at Thresea’s birthday party sitting in the nice cool air conditioning, David was at Mom and Dad’s working in their yard again. He worked really hard and probably got overheated. Mom said that he didn’t have … Continue reading

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Catching Up Some

Well Friday I got to spend with Mr. Wyatt while Katie worked. We had a lot of fun; he has such a good disposition and is always happy. After his nap I thought he and I would share a fruit … Continue reading

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Lincoln’s Watch

I got my red and white version finished! I put on the inner border after I got home from work yesterday and I put on the outer border after I got home today! She is all done! I’m so excited, … Continue reading

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Captured by Lincoln

I have gotten to sew on my red and white Lincoln’s Watch by Red Crinoline Quilts and eat most of the day. One does need their nourishment to keep up the pace! Ha! I have had a great day, watching … Continue reading

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Saturday Mixing

Not much sewing has been going on here the past couple of days. I did a little stitching yesterday, mainly just kicking back. I watched Wyatt yesterday while Katie went to the doctor and I did manage to finish laying … Continue reading

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Color Play

It has been another busy day here, but a good one. At work today, we got a visit from our Moda representative, Jim Salinas. That was fun playing with fabric, trying to figure out what will work with Cynthia’s kits. … Continue reading

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Friend Block for Diane

Hi there, I want to wish a happy birthday to my first niece, Rebecca. Happy birthday, Rebecca! Not much sewing done today since I worked, but I did manage to finally make my block for Friendship Bee for Diane G. … Continue reading

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This & That

Happy Monday out there! I got a call from my daughter, Katie last night asking me to watch Wyatt today, so I said yes – she had to work. After Wyatt’s party yesterday, he was very tired and ended up … Continue reading

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House Hopping

I left Little Rock around 11, flew to Dallas and had a lay over for about hour. I thought that I had a lot of time so I grabbed a bite at this restaurant in the airport mall down from … Continue reading

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Backyard Fun

We had fun inside and outside today. The kids were very good while Mommy was gone and I got some great one on one time. Candice got home around 2 and Hunter wanted to play in the water. Hailey just … Continue reading

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Pete and Re-Pete

I got to Little Rock, Arkansas last night to be greeted at the airport by my sweet daughter-in-law, Candice, and grandchildren, Hunter and Hailey. There is nothing in the world sweeter than a grandchild running to greet you with arms … Continue reading

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Yard Fairies Getting Better

I worked today, so I didn’t get to get much sewing done. I did trace another block on my Primitive Gatherings block this morning, just not enough progress as I had hoped. Today is a big day; it is Kyle … Continue reading

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Slight Detour

How has your day been? We are gearing up for market/festival at England Design Studios. Cynthia has been working on a new book and it will appear at Houston show in October/November. It also has lots of new patterns in … Continue reading

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Small Strides

It is Marvelous Monday again; I hope you have had a great day! I worked on my Lincoln’s Watch medium/dark blocks and I got them all pressed and trimmed up. Yippee! I also got corners sewed onto 25 of my … Continue reading

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Yard Fairy Strikes Again

What a great weekend it has been. We went to the wedding last night and it was very nice and it was nice to be able to dress up for a change, although my feet proclaimed that the prefer flip-flops … Continue reading

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Needed: More Yard Fairies

No experience needed and the best part – no pay, you just need to be willing to work hard! Ha! We had a good morning and I fixed breakfast for us before we headed back to Mom and Dad’s to … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Day

What a fun day here, it has been the usual busy day. I had a sew day with a new friend today. We had a great time and we were pretty productive. Nancy invited me over and she worked on … Continue reading

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Crash and Burn

Luckily that phrase only applies to me literally and not physically. I got home from work today and decided on my drive home that it would be best if I didn’t ride tonight. I think I pushed it a bit … Continue reading

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