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It's been said
Thursday, November 28, 2019      4 comments

I've heard this several times...most quilters would have to live to 257 in order to complete what they have. That does not include what you will add to your pile. I've always thought I needed several lifetimes since I started quilting and my h... Read more
Always fun to Experiment
Wednesday, November 27, 2019      5 comments

My BFF has asked me to embroider on a dozen tea towels and get them back to her by Xmas. Decided I better start on those today since I'm snowed in. We only got 5 or 6" so it wasn't so bad but up in the cities they got twice that. Anyway I too... Read more
Spam is so annoying
Tuesday, November 26, 2019      6 comments

Since I got home from town about noon my phone started ringing and it rang every half hour or so from the same spammer. Trying to tell me my apple device was compromised. I even hit the button once and ask the guy that answered the phone "WHAT... Read more
Hunkering down for the long haul....
Monday, November 25, 2019      6 comments

We are in for it tomorrow night and then again on Fri. With Tues. night and into Wed. moring we are on the path for 6+ inches along with wind and then they say it is going to snow again on Fri. and Sat. I finished my Christmas tree. I ... Read more
Almost have my tree finished
Sunday, November 24, 2019      5 comments

My embroidered Christmas tree is all finished with the embroidery part now it just needs a border and some binding. Should be able to finish that tomorrow. Then I'll see what I feel like working on next. There are 5 purses to be made for girl... Read more
Just Doing my Thing
Saturday, November 23, 2019      5 comments

Worked on one of the wedding quilts for my friend and cleaned in the kitchen. That was about all my energy. Sure found lots of things to throw away in that kitchen. I think tomorrow I'm going to take the short ladder in there and clear off th... Read more
Errands done
Friday, November 22, 2019      5 comments

Of course without a sleeping pill or the drugs for my restless legs it was not a good night. I did sleep really good from 4am until 8. Just a short night but at least i slept some. Got my hair done and cut then stopped and picked up the mail ... Read more
Off on an idea again
Thursday, November 21, 2019      4 comments

I should stop getting ideas. Today it caused a lot of seam ripping out and an idea for a really fun Christmas quilt. This is actually a pattern for a Christmas card holder. But I left the big pocket off the bottom and decided I'd much rather ... Read more
Wednesday, November 20, 2019      5 comments

Can't really say if today was normal or just a plain old day. I did get the sewing foot onto the embroidery machine and did sew with it. Also did another block for the Christmas tree hanging on the smaller machine and besides that nothing much... Read more
Things I need to stop doing....
Tuesday, November 19, 2019      4 comments

One of them is talking on the phone until late at night and then trying to sleep. An old friend called about 9:30 last night and we talked until almost midnight. It was very nice to talk with her and hear about her kids and grands and all that... Read more
Thinking vs. Doing
Monday, November 18, 2019      4 comments

My head gets stuck on this one. Sometimes I know I should do things but they can always wait for another day. It might be time to do more doing instead of thinking. I did finish one of my row by rows today. Haven't decided if it will be a ta... Read more
Lazy Cloudy Day
Sunday, November 17, 2019      6 comments

I did fiddle around the house. Just picked up and finally emptied the Chewey box that came the other day. Now I can tear it down and get rid of it. They are such sturdy boxes. I did work on my row by row veggie piece today but not much else ... Read more
Had a plan but
Saturday, November 16, 2019      5 comments

I was going to embroider all 6 squares of the Christmas tree wall hanging until my machine decided it was not going to work . I talked to the tech at the fabric store and tried a few things and got one 5" block to sort of work but the back is t... Read more
Spunky Interesting Word
Friday, November 15, 2019      8 comments

Someone at block class called me spunky today. I don't think I've heard that word in a very long time. I keep trying to decided if I remembered to say Thank You. It is not always something remember to do when I get a complement mostly because... Read more
Memory Floods
Thursday, November 14, 2019      5 comments

I did stay home all day and I finished one of those baby quilts that has been a top for weeks and needed it's back and binding. But every time I sat down in front of the TV seems something would remind me of someone I've lost. Even my th... Read more

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