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Looking and listening this week

The ankle is mending and the doctor says no surgery is needed, so although I don’t really know what happened I do know I can gradually get back walking everywhere again. 168 more words



I welcomed my 46th year this past week and offered it to the Lord.  I was showered with gifts of love this year but the gifts I most treasure are the ones that will benefit those I love in the years to come…open them with me… 474 more words


November 23, 1852

Tues Nov 23  Catharine & self have been mending

shirts &c all day  It being very stormy I

thought it a good time to mend… 327 more words

19th Century

Yo-Yo Quilts

It is uncertain of when and where the technique for making yo-yo quilts originated. The earliest known examples date to the 1920s but the technique and pattern became prominent in the next decade. 437 more words

Old Fabrics

On Mending

This last week has been a bit of a doozy. It seems like, at every turn, the world has been actively reminding me what a dark, sad, lonely, and fearful place it can be. 244 more words

Memories & Inspiration

Randomly in November

  1. I saw the sign-ups for the Bee Hive Swap in time this year, and got in!  :::happy dance:::  So excited!
  2. My own swap group that I’m running liked it so much that a bunch want to do it again next year!  
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In-Progress Quilt Posts

How To Get Wee Out of your Coat

A Terrible Thing has happened to my favourite red vintage coat which I bought on holiday in France. As a result I have had to learn how to get wee out of my coat. 382 more words