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Hip to be Square Challenge - Challenge Accepted

Earlier this month, one of my favorite quilting bloggers posted a scrap challenge. I have tons of scraps and I love the idea of a challenge. 685 more words

A Quilt Story

A Worthy Endeavour for 2015

Our quilt guild organized a studio tour of some of our members’ sewing rooms a few years ago.  One of the most exciting and prolific members opened up her cupboards to reveal that she had the world’s smallest stash – just a small pile of neatly folded fabrics in a small cupboard.   851 more words


Pilla Kay Says

When you live in a rural Southern town, you hear slightly different pronunciations of common words. Such was the case when my church’s women’s group started talking about making pillowcases for CASA, which stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates (for children.) I made CASA my charity for January and completed six pillowcases for them. 413 more words

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January 17th, 2015

A belated Happy New Year to everybody. Belated because we were away in the UK to spend Christmas with family and to await the birth of our first grandchild and have only returned home this week. 364 more words

Fun Sewing!

In between work, and stitching the binding on Caleb’s quilt, and hectic wedding planning, I simply had to take a few minutes last night to try out a pattern I’ve seen floating around for a little while. 255 more words


There are liars on the internet!

Good morning readers! Has 2015 been crazy for you? Because it totally has for me. I’ve gotten sub calls every day this week, and the only reason I won’t today is because I’m going to get the car serviced so I’m marked as Do Not Call today. 471 more words

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Babies Abound!

It seems like I’ve reached the time in my life where everyone around me is having babies. It signifies an important change in my life – I’m fully out of the “carefree” days of university and have been for over half a decade now. 292 more words

Baby Knits