Monthly Archives: June 2014

Rest and Work

Sunday was a non-working day since we had things to do around our house. I had to buy groceries and David had our yard to do, not to mention both of us are still very tired from the past two … Continue reading

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More Onions

It started with a trip to Home Depot, I love to go to the hardware store, I could spend a lot of time in there. I love looking at all the different things there and getting ideas of ways to … Continue reading

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Day Two

Today was like peeling onions but these were the hardest onions I’ve ever had to peel! David started working 4 – 10’s this week in order to work at the house on Fridays. It was nice to sleep in a … Continue reading

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Day One

Our little house has a ton of character! It has 4 bedrooms (3 up and 1 down) and 3 bathrooms, dining room, kitchen, a back porch area and has a den. It is classified as a 1-½ story home and … Continue reading

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New Keys

You know what they say …”timing is everything!” After several years of wanting to buy a house and put in a retreat center, David has finally conceded and is fully engaged in us going into business with it. Over the … Continue reading

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My Final Four

Yesterday I was full of intent, but somehow that dwindled as the day went by and it ended up being a day to kick back. I made my list of things I wanted to accomplish but I only made it … Continue reading

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Top Ten?

For a while I’ve struggled with photographing my quilts, so today I was reading an article written by Jerrianne E.’s husband and he recommended taking pictures outside and waiting for somewhat “defused” lighting. I will add timing is everything; in … Continue reading

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My Swimming Geese

Tuesday I drove to Humble to It’s A Stitch for my Bernina v7 software class, it was very informative and I learned I lot, but I really think I learned that there is more that I don’t know than I … Continue reading

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Block Therapy

How was your Father’s Day Sunday? I hope you had a great one; our day was fairly relaxing. We met my Dad and Mom for lunch at Monument Inn and that was great, we got there around 11:30 and we … Continue reading

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Pre-Father’s Day

Today has been a great day; we had a little pre-father’s day here, so that meant some family time for me too! David had invited Kyle, Brok and Joseph to play a round of golf this morning, since Kyle and … Continue reading

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Planning to Sew

How has your Thursday and Friday been? I think I made lists all morning long. Sometimes I don’t know if that is a good thing or a bad thing! I planned to catch up on my Pam Buda “Market Day … Continue reading

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Speed Along

A few weeks ago David was kind enough to take my big Bernina sewing machine in for repair and even picked it up for me when it was ready. He had to drive all the way to Humble and it … Continue reading

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Head Start

Last night I went to bed a little late but not too late and for some reason I ended up waking up at 3:15 and finally got up at 4:20. I got a head start on my sewing for today … Continue reading

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Getting Back in the Groove

This morning was a get back into the groove of things. I had to pick up my dog from being boarded over the weekend and she was sure glad to see me! I pulled out my project bag that has … Continue reading

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Andrew’s Wings

Hello, I know I’ve been away for a few days, but things have been a little busy around here. As you know I got my Red Crinoline, Second Hand Clothes quilt back from Cathy but that is only the beginning … Continue reading

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Long Distance Calling

I had a flash back on my way home from work – remember when it was a big thing to call anyone “long distance”? I can remember when my friend Karen and I were always instructed to carry a dime … Continue reading

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Nine & Counting

I got the top all finished and it was handed off to be quilted. What a relief, but I still have a long list of things that need to be done. Tomorrow is double duty day – I have Baytown … Continue reading

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