WIP Wednesday-Oh Baby!

We’ll we finished up tax season once again and had a little celebration at a new client’s restaurant.  It was a beautiful evening and we ate outside on the patio so “the girls” could join us. In the sewing/crafting department, I am still quilting the tumbler quilt for our niece’s baby shower this weekend.  Given the… Read More



Modern Quilts Illustrated

If your love the designs of Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr of Modern Quilt Studio (formerly Fun Quilts), you already know about their new publication, Modern Quilts Illustrated.  I recently received issue #2 and I wanted to review this new series of publications for you today. Don’t expect a big magazine full of ads.  I… Read More




WIP Wednesday-Turning the Corner

Happy Hump Day everyone! As you can see, I am still experimenting with chevrons. I made these blocks pretty darn small -3-1/2” x 6” (unfinished). This translates to a LONG project if I use these blocks for the entire quilt. So…I revised my plan. I am just going to use these blocks for a border,… Read More


Food for Thought

Lily and I headed out both Saturday and Sunday morning at 7 am for a walk.  It was such a beautiful weekend. Nice temps and much needed rain. I am trying to start walking daily, however I took this morning off.  Since I am just getting started again, I don’t want to get shin splints. We walk three… Read More