4 08, 2014

Family Camping Trip

By |2017-02-06T09:17:58-06:00August 4th, 2014|My kids, photographs, work in progress|3 Comments

A week ago we went camping. Came home, and unpacked everything but the camera.  Thankfully pictures stay on the camera, until I'm able to get to them! This summer has been all about keeping up with my kids, while trying to get my work done too. Camping was great, because I could no longer work, [...]

20 08, 2013

And It Begins!

By |2017-02-06T09:18:09-06:00August 20th, 2013|My kids|9 Comments

Our school year is off to a great start, with all four of the kids excited about their teachers and classes! As usual getting through the first day is always a gamble - I'm never sure how exhausted or energetic they will be after the fact.  This is their after school picture this evening. Since [...]

8 07, 2013


By |2017-02-06T09:18:10-06:00July 8th, 2013|My kids|1 Comment

Every so often there's a moment, where everyone is happy in the same space. I am reminded to hurry up and record the happiness in my heart and with a camera when possible. I love these little people and they are growing up so fast! I hope your week is off to a great start [...]

7 06, 2013

Catching Up!

By |2018-02-04T16:01:20-06:00June 7th, 2013|Baby Lock, My kids, quilt-along|7 Comments

Hey! It's been too long :)  Blogger's Quilt Festival was a huge success - thank you to everyone that entered quilts and shared their stories.  It means so much to learn about you, and how you create! The details are all wrapped up, for now, and I've got a few pictures to share, along with [...]

8 05, 2013

Quilted Scrappy Solution

By |2017-02-06T09:18:14-06:00May 8th, 2013|Long Arm Quilting, My kids, work in progress|3 Comments

When I originally pieced this quilt top, I called it my Scrappy Solution...four years later it's quilted! This pattern actually made it's way into Modern Basics, as Twisted Bars,  if you are interested in making your own.  I had thought I would add a binding then show it off, but it won't be happening this [...]

7 01, 2013

Dancing Stars Quilt-Along :: Video Tutorial

By |2017-02-06T09:18:17-06:00January 7th, 2013|My kids, quilt-along|17 Comments

Hi there! I disappeared last week, but I've been working on lots of good stuff! First up is a video tutorial for the Quilt-Along : I hope that this is helpful for some of you!  If you don't have a pattern yet, click over here for a free download.  This is the ruler that I used [...]

19 12, 2012


By |2017-11-17T09:14:59-06:00December 19th, 2012|Charity, My kids|3 Comments

There's always lots of little things to be doing, I'm so glad that yesterday's sewing time (thou little) was spent doing something that I hope, will offer comfort. In case you missed this info in my last post; Pillowcases can be mailed to: Quilters Corner, 312 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT. 06776 Other doing? I've [...]