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Our totally unusual winter with the HUGE drifts is moving into spring. The last of the drifts in my yard are not very spectacular anymore. Now they are small and covered with dirt that has blown in. I am developing "garden fever". It is a very common ailment. Yesterday was so bad that I cleaned the garage (okay, half of it) so I could set up my seed sprouting spot.
It is still weeks before the "last freeze", or not. We might be done with the severe cold but we have a long history of…Continue
I hope all had a great week. Mine could have been better.
While in the Dallas area caring for our grandson, I went to pick him up and something went out in my lower back. It is healing slowly.
Since I was mostly out of commission, no crafts were done. I had a hard time figuring out what day of the week it was, since I went to my sons' on Saturday and came home on Tuesday. I just felt my days were mixed up.
I will share some pictures of my…Continue
If you ask my husband, he will tell you that I consider every day to be quilting day, but this is the official National Quilting Day. I went on a road trip with 3 friends to Warsaw, MO, which is a small town north of Springfield where we visited 3 stores where we all made sure to support the local economy. Then we went to this bar-b-que restaurant that has probably been there since the 1940's. Had wonderful food! All in all a fabulous way to spend a sunny Saturday in March.
As I start my week (last week), I am torn. I have a pulled muscle on my left side. It hurts to move, breath, walk, sit. Near tears. My son wants me to come to stay with the baby, so he and his wife can get away for a bit one day. Thing is, they live some 80 miles away. I do not like driving in traffic anymore, though I was born and raised in that area.
To make a long story short, I his twin brother who lives near us, was coming up. I hitched a ride, sparing his brother driving…Continue
This is Carter.
After an internship as a model for our grandsons' doll clothes, he will be completely outfitted with his own clothes and go on to his paying job (paying, in that he will be bringing in…Continue
Good afternoon quilters. I have had quilt tickets for several draws but never was lucky to win one. Last Wed. at my Quilt guild meeting, I bought a ticket for the draw and this is what I won. It is 54" X 54". This is the back of it.…Continue