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Piece of Cake

Ugh. Mornings. Not a fan. Too many disturbances last night. It’s fine for puppy. He just naps all day. Me? Not so much. I bully through it, sometimes more or less irritated than others. 638 more words


First Snow | Cardinal Waits

We have our first snow of the season in Iowa this morning. There is about 3″ on the ground and nearly stopped. I filled the feeders since the birds will find it harder to locate food. 37 more words


Melanie McNeil reblogged this on Catbird Quilt Studio and commented:

Not my usual reblog, but this birdie was such a beauty. Enjoy!

Next Scrap Project

I mentioned I’m doing a Lego Quilt, based on instructions from Tonya Ricucci.  I am lucky to have changed to a 4-day-a-week job, so I spent my first Friday off getting all the strips done.   142 more words


Same As It Ever Was*

Finally a lie in. No raccoons. No coyotes. No howling. No barking. Just sleep, blessed sleep. I want to go on a vacation and sleep all night, get up and eat breakfast, and then take a nap. 650 more words


Four Flying Geese, Three French Hens, Two ...

Fooled ya, huh? It’s actually “four calling birds…” The geese don’t come in until later, when there are six geese a-laying…

One of the reasons I love flying geese blocks is they can be made almost any size. 815 more words


The Delft Quilt

As promised yesterday, here are some pictures of the quilt I am hand quilting now.

I finished basting it at the end of October and started quilting it on the 30th of October. 161 more words