Tag Archives: Baytown Area Quilt Guild

Catching Up

There’s been a lot going on, and just when I think things are going to slow down a tad, I think things have sped up! Have you been staying on task getting your projects to where you want them? I … Continue reading

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Flop or Finish

Last night was the Baytown guild meeting so I thought I would do binding while I was at the meeting. I wanted to finish my Red Heritage Star quilt, pattern by Red Crinoline Quilts. I got my binding, sleeve and … Continue reading

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New Obsession

I had hoped to post long before now but life has been pretty hectic, but all good. First on the agenda was to hang a few quilts – so we did! I hope you like the updates! We celebrated Katie … Continue reading

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Warming Up!

It has seemed a little steamy around here lately! I’m gearing up to go on my big retreat next Wednesday, so I’m cutting and prepping all my little projects that I want to accomplish while I’m in Madisonville at the … Continue reading

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Music Man

How is your week coming along? Mine has been pretty good and most of the time, better than I think I deserve! Ha! A couple of weeks ago I was invited to attend the Elton John concert at the Woodlands … Continue reading

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Bells and Whistles

How is your week going? It is almost over, Friday’s are always good but tomorrow is Friday the 13th! Are you superstitious? I’m not, not really; I like to think those are the lucky days. 😉 My week has been … Continue reading

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List Time!

Of course, it is always time for making lists, but it seems like I need to make more! It has been a very unusual week with family, contractors, guild workshop and bee meeting. Trying to get it all done is … Continue reading

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Stuck on Hold

I can’t seem to get motivated, for the last 3 days I’ve planned to sew and really haven’t been able to do anything. Maybe I should re-phrase that to just not done anything! Saturday about the only thing I accomplished … Continue reading

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Going, Going, Gone

Tonight we had the Baytown Area Quilt guild dinner and auction. We are celebrating 30 years old. Linda H and I helped Brenda decorate 15 tables and it was fun pulling out all of my sewing themed “stuff” so I … Continue reading

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It’s a Win

How has your day been? I hope you had a good Monday! I had two health care appointments today and on my way home I had the tastiest BBQ turkey sandwich. I stopped at Goode Company on Kirby Drive and … Continue reading

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Trash to Treasure & Hunt

This weekend I have participated in a couple of treasure hunts and I’ve sure had a great time. Saturday morning, Cathy picked me up and we went to Mont Belvieu to shop an estate sale, she was a member of … Continue reading

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Turning Twenty Hits Baytown

I’m really backed up on my blogging. It has been one thing after the other and I’ve not had enough time to catch up. Sorry for the late posting! Monday, April 7 the Baytown Quilt guild hosted Tricia Cribbs and … Continue reading

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Humor

How was your Monday and Tuesday? It is rodeo time in the Houston area and since I hadn’t picked up my badge to volunteer I needed to get down to the office and pick up my packing pass and badge … Continue reading

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A Swirly Kind of Day

The day went by way to fast! We did sleep in and that sure felt good, I think she and I both needed to catch up on our sleep! We had leftovers for breakfast and she worked on her Dear … Continue reading

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Taking a Deep Breath

Yesterday was a fly home day and I got to sleep in my own bed! We met up with Susan Emory of the Swirly Girls and two friends of hers at Pappasito’s for dinner. It was a great evening, but … Continue reading

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Remove Wisdom Teeth

Back in December, I had an appointment to have my wisdom teeth pulled but due to getting very ill the night before I had to cancel my appointment. My new date for the extraction was yesterday morning. Mission accomplished! My … Continue reading

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My Machine Still Works

Today is the first time I’ve had my sewing machine turned on in the last two weeks, and it still works. Ha! I just haven’t needed it since I have been doing all the wool applique. So today I needed … Continue reading

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Wake up Call

This morning I started my day with a mammogram, this is one of my very LEAST favorite things in the entire world. I was kind of complaining about it when the tech ever so gently, put me in my place. … Continue reading

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Goofing Around

That is about what all I’ve been doing lately, that and cleaning up my room after the quilt show. Sunday night I did manage to get some of my topstitching done on my Primitive Gathering wool block. I didn’t finish … Continue reading

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All Mixed Up

Yesterday was pretty eventful, we had a surprise birthday lunch for Ivy at Topwater Grill. Katie was sick and ended up at the hospital but came home. I picked up Wyatt after work and David ended up watching him while … 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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Family and Fabric

I had a very interesting day, it wasn’t what I thought it was going to be, but it was a great one. Have you ever planned out your day and one thing happens and all of a sudden your day … Continue reading

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Quilt Show Closing

We had another great show day yesterday. I was surprised by my friend, Peggy we toured the show and had a very nice lunch at the Teapot Depot Express. A very special shout out to her for driving 30 minutes … Continue reading

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Award Ceremony 2013

Day one of the quilt show started putting a few finishing touches on the decorating, hanging a few more quilts and drilling holes in some of the poles. You know it takes a village! We had a great team yesterday … Continue reading

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Quilt Happening 2013!

What a day, my hurt hurts! It started at 5, got ready and off I go to Lee College. I was very excited, but I think it was all worn out around noon. The company that we hired for the … Continue reading

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Quilt Check-in

The past 2 days have been fairly busy, yesterday working then prepping for the show. I got to start today watching Sir Wyatt. We played and then it was naptime. He is such a good baby. I just grabbed his … Continue reading

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Quilt Show is Coming!

We have just a few more days to prepare and then our quilt show for Baytown will be here. Lisa Green has worked extremely hard in preparing for our quilt show. I marvel at all of her QS knowledge, she … Continue reading

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Fabric Pairing

Today was a workday, so I went to the gym and did my 40-minute elliptical workout this morning. Since I worked, I didn’t get to sew like I normally would on a Monday. I was talking to my mom as … Continue reading

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Celebrating Sixty!

On Thursday, David celebrated turning 60 with just his co-workers, and me but yesterday we celebrated with some of his closest friends. Yesterday morning David ran a 5k in Clear Lake and ended up winning first in his NEW age … Continue reading

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Wonderful Wednesday!

No computer issues today, but I haven’t been as diligent with my sewing! Oh well, I’d rather have the computer, than be without it. When I picked up my computer last night, I neglected to ask if there were any … Continue reading

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What a Sweet Saturday!

I had a marvelous day here; hope you did wherever you are! It’s been a pretty productive day with the basic laundry, changing sheets, went to grocery store and Starbucks. I even put on a pork roast for a late … Continue reading

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