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I also made four scrap quilts this year. If you coordinate just a little with color, the quilt comes out very nice. I plan on sewing the extra pieces from the four quilts into a totally scrappy quilt as scraps never seem to…Continue
Greetings Quilting Friends! I can't believe it is almost a year ago that I posted! That wasn't the plan for 2017. It has been a busy year; retirement to make elder care & elder dog care easier as well as a few other roller coaster events. Even though there has been much care giving this year, I am happy (and…Continue
We went to town today and saw some neighbors at the restaurant. The wife is retiring from teaching at the local ag college and my mouth engaged before my brain. I said something like, "Hey, didn't I see where you were retiring? When's the big party?" Aaaaand that's when my brain caught up with me. The party was to be a surprise. Her husband redirected well and we just went on, but I'm still MORTIFIED that I spilled the beans. (She's a sharp gal. It won't take her long to figure it…Continue
Isn't that the case most of the time during the holidays, running behind. I was able to deliver the charity blanket throws last week.
On Saturday a church in another town runs what they call "Mobile Santa'. What that is a a travel trailer hauled by a pickup. The trailer is all decked out with Christmas lights. They set up specific stops in area towns, so that families can come see Santa. Anyway, one of the stops this year was one block away from our home. When I found…Continue
Common Threads met at Lynda's this past week.
We had the grandsons this weekend,and we are dragging!!!! lol The topic came up, what was your favorite gift. Mine was this gorgeous bride doll. I cherished her...she went everywhere with me. Hubby's was his first BB gun.
The question today is...tell us about your favorite toy!
The difference between a gift and a present...
A gift is something you want the person to have.
A present is something they want and you bought it for them.