Tag Archives: Somewhere in Time SBOW

Incentive

It is nice when incentive equals deadline or maybe it is the other way around. Friday I got in some sewing time and worked on my half-squares for Miller Manor, I got them all stitched and cut, David was kind … Continue reading

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Rodeo Round Up 2017

Spring is really in full bloom around here, which is great but that also means humid weather. That isn’t so great but it could be worse. One thing about it being humid or if it rains – it is always … Continue reading

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Got Thread?

Today is Super Tuesday! I’m excited to say that I voted early and am so glad I did. I have NOT had the television on any during the day and I think I will watch “on demand” all evening. I … Continue reading

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Today’s the Day!

I had a goal set on Monday to get the last border prepped and to join the top border to the side borders. I worked on that Monday morning and just before the Lakeview guild meeting I had the bottom … Continue reading

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Crazy Days of Summer

At the end of June, I ended up flying to Little Rock to see my son, Brok and his family. It was a bit of a random visit and after looking over their calendar and my calendar this was the … Continue reading

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Getting Into A Rhythm

Last night I finally finished sewing down all my little flowers on sashing number two on my Primitive Gatherings, Somewhere In Time. Yippee!! Now for the leaves! This morning I decided to make one block of my Primitive Gatherings, Among … Continue reading

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Project Storage

I was asked about my project storage, so I thought I’d share in a blog post. I’m not really a big fan of “containers”. They take up a lot of space, and I don’t have enough as it is, but … Continue reading

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Strategic Stitching

I want to wish all the Fathers/Fathers at heart out there a Happy Father’s Day. I have 3 wonderful sons that are great fathers and I’m blessed to still have my Daddy around. I don’t always see eye to eye … Continue reading

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Coming Together

Tuesday I was able to finish my stem stitching on my Primitive Gatherings, Somewhere In Time quilt and got my small sashing pieces all trimmed down. Now they are ready to sew in rows. I started laying the blocks and … Continue reading

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In The Details

Are you a details person? Do you notice little changes? I sure do, sometimes I wished I didn’t but then there are times that it’s a good thing. I love the details on the new antique sideboard I got. I … Continue reading

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Sew Devine

Friday I decided to stay captive in my home and it was wonderful. I do miss going over to the retreat house, but I does keep me from being “on task”. I stayed home and worked on my 3rd inner … Continue reading

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Productive Day

If you are in the area, you are invited to sit and stitch with me on Saturday. I am going to do random stitch days. Just bring your project and supplies and we can go from there, if you want … 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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Lake or Ocean

Which one do you like the best? I think I like the lake the best, it is just something about it and it doesn’t make the sound like the ocean does. Living in a coastal region is one of the … Continue reading

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Wants and Needs

Have you ever told yourself that you really need to do something, but what you really want to do is something different? I’m not even going to ask myself if I want or need something – that is a completely … Continue reading

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Luling Field Trip

How was your Wednesday? Mine was wonderful! I got up extra early so I could get my exercise in before we met to go to Luling. Cathy ended up picking us (Cheryl, Pam, Brenda and myself) up and driving us … Continue reading

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Terrific Tuesday

Surprise – 2 days in a row! Today was a “Jo What” day! It is the third Tuesday of the month and that means it is a meeting at the Painted Pony and we do small quilt projects. It was … Continue reading

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Quilt Shows and Stuff

It has been a while since I’ve written and I hate that, it really boils down to having a lot to have to write about. Oh well, I hope you aren’t bored reading about life round here. I’m a member … Continue reading

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Hit the Ground Running

It has been non-stop since we got home Thursday night at 10 pm. David was gracious enough to go to the store and buy groceries while I worked on binding and started a chocolate cake. After he got home Thursday … Continue reading

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Boston Mass

As usual, tons of things going on! I had a group coming in last week so I wanted to do a few updates. First I wanted to add to the clothesline in my 30’s room, so I completed that. I … Continue reading

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Happy Leap Year

I hope you have had a great leap day, I have, and I’ve gotten a lot done this evening! The weeks continue to go by quickly and just when I think I’m going to have a slow day and I … Continue reading

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For the Love of Thread

I finally got unpacked and I had no idea cruising created so much laundry! I had three loads of clothes to wash! Now I’m trying to clean up all the stuff that I got from the classes. My sewing room … Continue reading

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The Land of the Deer

That is what Mazatlan means in Spanish. I can’t help but feel that this is a little slice of heaven here. We are really enjoying our stay here and having a great time, along with meeting the most amazing people. … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays

Well Christmas is done for another year. It always seems to come and go so quickly and no matter what there is NEVER enough time. I always seem to have a great start but I fizz out pretty quickly. Which … Continue reading

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Go-tober

Time to go again, this time I left Thursday night for Arkansas, time for my annual trip to see Brok, Candice, Hunter and Hailey. Mom wasn’t able to go this year, so I ended up making last minute arrangements to … Continue reading

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September Finishes

Last week I was busy getting ready to ride back to Camp Blanding in Starke, Florida. I love these retreats and they are so worth the time and effort it takes to get there. Gloria, Vicky and Heather of Olde … Continue reading

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Non Laborless Day

How were your weekend and your holiday? Our weekend was good, we recovered from our vacation and got a few things done like laundry, unpacking and best of all some sewing on the machine. Yes, I just had to jump … Continue reading

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Wooling Around

What a great past couple of days, the weather has been wonderful. Any day when there is low humidity in the gulf coast area it is a luxury, and that is what we’ve had! Since I got my Thimblecreek pumpkin … Continue reading

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Rotary Cutter on Fire

A lot of things have been in the works around here, I’ve been cutting up fabric to make a couple of projects. First I needed to cut fabrics for a swap where we make “Yes We Can, America”. It is … Continue reading

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Prep Time

It’s almost that time again where I head to Wimberley Quilt Ranch to be a cook and student for Denise Green of HollyDee Quilts. I always wonder if what I’m planning to cook will be what everyone likes and then … Continue reading

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Oh What to Do?

I’ve been working diligently on my Primitive Gatherings, Sunflower Gathering blocks from last June and I wanted to finish these blocks before I started on another project. We had Wyatt and Kynlee Friday night and most of Saturday. It is … Continue reading

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