Tag Archives: wool applique

Beaumont 2018 Quilt Show

Don’t faint! I’m trying to catch up on my “newsy” stuff, therefore another post! I was asked by one of my favorite groups to look into and try to vend at the Beaumont quilt show. I put it off too … Continue reading

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Hello there!

I just wanted to say I’ve been missing you and thinking of you, but it’s the mere fact that things are going by faster than I can keep up is a huge understatement. I’ve done a few updates at the … Continue reading

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The Big Thaw

We are finally thawed out here on Friday. When I left the shop Thursday the ice was finally melting from Tuesday’s sleet show, it was sure strange for the past few days to have had ice on the roof tops … Continue reading

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Live a Simple Life

Look at just what was delivered! I’m thrilled to have these to offer, but I only have 5 kits to sell. Price is $280 and the adorable box is a bonus. Contact me if you want to reserve one. Happy … Continue reading

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Is Your List Getting Longer or Shorter?

Hello, I know it has been some time since I’ve written, just too many things to do and not enough time to get it all done. Some days my list gets shorter and then there are the days my list … Continue reading

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For the Love of Fabric!

Sorry it has been so long, I’ve got a lot to catch up on! I guess we all have a special admiration for the touch and feel of fabric. I know I sure do and I really enjoy folding it … Continue reading

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Have Thread Will Travel

I want to say that I love a portable project, especially when there’s a great possibility of sitting and a slow day of not being able to do anything. Friday I had a day shift and that normally equates to … 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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Conquering My Crazy Life

Sunday morning, I had 7 blocks to finish stitching on my Primitive Gatherings, My Crazy Life. I told myself, that once I got my rows done on my Farm Girl, it was time to concentrate on My Crazy Life. I … Continue reading

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Family and Friends

Friday, October 7th, Kynlee turned 3 and the big celebration was Saturday. It was fun watching the kids play and seeing the grand-kiddoes grow up. She had a great party and enjoyed getting a bunch of clothes to play “dress-up”. … Continue reading

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Happy Sunday

I sure feel like I’m one happy girl and on top of the list – I’m home! I’ve gotten to go a few places since I wrote last. First David and I were invited to join the Winfield’s and two … 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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Not Too Hot To Sew

Have you been staying cool inside and out of the heat? It has really been hot here! I’m not sure if it is because of the all the rain, regardless it is good to stay inside and sew! That is … 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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Rodeo 2016 Round Up

Spring is just zipping along! It is hard to believe we are already at the end of March! Rodeo has come and gone too! It was a lot of fun while it was here but it does add to my … 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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