Whoever said that retirement gives you more time to do the things you love to do, never really paid attention to the fact that there is not enough time in a day to do the things that really need to be done.
For those of you within driving distance to Manchester, NH, there is a quilters' gathering show going on at the Radisson Hotel, until Sunday, November 8th.
Beautfiul quilts are on display, vendors from New England offer great merchandise.
For details, please see attached,Quilters Gathering
I just joined the Amoskeag Quilters Guild this summer, and already had attended the monthly meetings, in which there is…Continue
Quilting put into hiatus for now, too hot in my sewing room. I do have an air conditioner in there and can turn it on, but...if I decide to cut fabrics, I have to turn on the bright light so I can see what I'm cutting, then I have to turn on the 1700-watt iron so I can press the pieces, then turn on the Janome Horizon to start sewing, along with my Nook to listen to music. I then have everything running and voila! a short-circuit on the entire half of the…
On Memorial Day, we remember and give thanks to all our fallen members of the Armed forces, may their ultimate sacrifices never be forgotten. And to our men and women who have answered the call to service, may you all be safe from harm, and Thank you for everything you do to bring peace to our world.
This past week has been a sort of see-saw weather; it was cloudy and cold, and quite dismal. On Wednesday the sky opened up and gave us a torrential rain, why here in New England and not in California! Then I learned on the news that it was a Northeaster - which usually gives us 24-36 inches of snow when it comes during winter. At least the rain didn't accumulate, although the brooks and streams are really flowing this time. Gotta love New England weather, it's still kind of warm that…Continue