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Let Your Light Shine!

I know this is a little early but Thursday night when I was in Macy’s I heard Christmas music in the store. I just love listening to it, it got me all excited and I decided to begin my “music … Continue reading

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Trey Good

This morning didn’t get off like I had hoped but I did plan out a quilt with Ivy over the phone. We did some online shopping to make the Thimblecreek Quilt designed by Joe Wood, called “Rotogravure”. This is the … Continue reading

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Computer verses Sewing

It is funny how much being out of town and being disconnected with the world (no internet) can put me so behind. All the way home yesterday I sketched pencil notes so I could remember to send emails or do … 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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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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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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Switching Gears

While I was getting ready this morning The Today Show did a segment on “Love your Selfie”. It is a pretty powerful message regarding how we should be “more than a picture”. If you get a chance to go back … Continue reading

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Are You A Designer?

I got up a little earlier than I normally do this morning just to make sure I was able to accomplish what I wanted to today. I guess by now, you may have figured that out about me – 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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What Inspires You?

Last night, as we went to bed David asked me what my plans were for Friday? I was so excited to say that I didn’t have anything planned and I was going to hibernate in my room and sew like … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle!

It has been a while since I’ve gotten to sit and sew and today was finally the day I got to sew for a few hours. It seems like this week I’ve had to handle different piddly little issues, anywhere … Continue reading

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Cousin Time 2014

I’ve been missing in action lately. Wednesday was a crash and burn day and I didn’t really do much of anything except rest and clean in my playroom. You can now see my floor! Strides were made, wahoo! I worked … Continue reading

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Block Challenge

David passed his test this morning; while he was in the back I had my little space all to myself and had a little sewing party. Just in case they had stuff on the television that I didn’t want to … Continue reading

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Lots to Share

First of all, I wanted to wish special birthday wish to my daughter-in-law, Candice and I hope all of the veterans out there and their families have had a special day. Thank you for your service and for all of … Continue reading

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Thread Wars

You know what they say when your freezer goes out, cook! In the freezer, I had a roast, so I decided to put it in the oven and cook it. For the entire day, I got to smell my roast … 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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Friendship Bee block for Julie

I didn’t get that much accomplished today. I attended a group bee meeting and then had to buy groceries and pick up our dog from the kennel and I think I piddled on the computer most of the afternoon. Julie’s … Continue reading

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Bunches of Stuff

How has your day been? My girlfriend, Gloria from High School come over for visiting and lunch today. We had the greatest time, she got here around 10 and left at 3 and the time just flew by. I fixed … Continue reading

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One Down and Many to Go

It seems the faster I go the more behind I become, at least that is how I’m feeling. I tried all of the options that I was given to find extra fabric for my border, none of the stores I … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

To most of us, this is a very special day. I have been blessed to have a wonderful Christian mom, whom is kind, loving and very patient. How does one roll up such “cornerstone” in ones life into just a … 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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Good Times

I am truly blessed, there’s really no way to get around it. And the gorgeous day that we have had is icing on the cake! I had to work this morning, left work around 1:30, stopped by Home Depot to … Continue reading

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