11 05, 2009

So little time . . .

By | May 11th, 2009|Celebrations|16 Comments

I think I need a list!I had a fabulous time at the Quilt Show on Saturday, and I feel like I haven't stopped since!Yesterday with the family was so nice and relaxed, after Owen's nap in the afternoon, we headed down to Salt Lake all together. Family outings can be a challenge, but we all [...]

9 05, 2009

Home Machine Quilting Show

By | May 9th, 2009|HMQS|40 Comments

What a day!! Ella had her last soccer game this morning, she won! The sunshine was great and the little ones did a great job of cheering Ella on :) She got her first goal today even!After Joe was done working and we met up at the house, I grabbed the camera and took off [...]

8 05, 2009

I Am Thankful : : 13

By | May 8th, 2009|Thankful|17 Comments

for ~~ My beautiful family~ My hard working husband~ The week of sunshine in the forecast~ Clean kids' rooms~ OpportunitiesYou are welcome to join me in being thankful! I would love to know the blessings in your life - leave a comment and let me know :) Or post your own list.

5 05, 2009

Wonderland Bag

By | May 5th, 2009|finished project|49 Comments

This is what I came up with while stitching down my binding yesterday! I love that I have grown as a seamstress, to the point where I can envision a bag, and have the experience to accomplish it! I had a few scraps the same size and that started the thought process, I always want [...]

3 05, 2009

Swaps Received!!

By | May 3rd, 2009|Doll Quilt Swap, Swap Til You Drop|18 Comments

I've had a couple of good days of mail! Friday my Doll Quilt arrived, and Saturday my STUD mini arrived :) Time for some pictures --Doll Quilt from Maggistitches -Over in the discussion thread for DQS we agreed to post a pic of us with the quilt we receive, make it a little more personal. [...]

1 05, 2009


By | May 1st, 2009|work in progress|35 Comments

I've been working on a simple project, and finished the top up last night. I love that this is another project straight from my sketchbook - I also love the Wonderland fabrics! So fun and bright :)I need to get some batting for it, hopefully today, and I think the quilting will really make this [...]

1 05, 2009

Swap Til You Drop

By | May 1st, 2009|Swap Til You Drop|5 Comments

The swappers over in flickr really do Swap Til They Drop! I often just watch as the sign-ups are happening, but when "spring flowers" came up as the theme - I couldn't standby :) My tulips have just finally opened up and a fun little quilt is a great alternative to the real thing - [...]

28 04, 2009

Quilt Festival Wrap Up!

By | April 28th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|18 Comments

I heard from almost all of the 24 winners and had select just two more - I hope that more and more of you add your email to your profile, that way this isn't an issue :)**Congratulations to Cathi and Monica!Cathi is the winner of a $20 Gift Certificate to Pink Chalk Fabrics and Monica [...]

27 04, 2009

A Notion or Two – April

By | April 27th, 2009|a Notion or Two, My kids|19 Comments

So I have this thing. I have to finish before I can move on to the next thing. Not usually a problem - but sometimes I really want to move on to the next thing and my OCD won't let me! Today I finished up my block for A Notion or Two, Russ sent out [...]

27 04, 2009

SewConnected – April

By | April 27th, 2009|SewConnected|15 Comments

For a super rainy Saturday, with less the 100 unread emails waiting for me, I set to make my swap blocks! For April, John had sent a great assortment of favorite prints and asked that we make some variation of log cabin blocks. I set out to make a 12.5x18.5" rectangle (he was asking for [...]

24 04, 2009

Quilt Festival Winners!

By | April 24th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|55 Comments

Hi there! Here is the list of prizes from our lovely sponsors and the names that the random number generator spit out for me! You will see that there are a number of people that I do not have email addresses for -- If I have not heard from you by Monday evening I will [...]