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Vacation, Sweet Vacation

Sometimes you just need to get away and we were definitely at that point. After a week away, it’s both easier and harder to pick up the old routines. We had a wonderful couple of days in San Francisco reconnecting … Continue reading

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Quilting Meets Library

This week, I truly got to be the Quilting Librarian. Or at least the Sewing Librarian. The children’s departments of our library system have Early Literacy Centers with educational toys for the children to play with while visiting the library. … Continue reading

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Donate a book with just a click!

Here’s a chance for you to promote literacy at no cost to yourself. Random House Children’s Books division has offered to donate one book for everyone who likes or follows the charity First Book on Twitter, Facebook or Tumblr. Access … Continue reading

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On UFOs and New Year’s Resolutions

Our recent move reminded me how many UFOs (unfinished objects) I have sitting around. Two of these stalled quilts were ones I wanted to make for myself, but they kept getting put aside so I could do a project for … Continue reading

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A wonderful Christmas gift!

When we moved back the U.S. from Belgium, one of the things I had to leave behind was my wonderful, goose-neck halogen lamp. Sadly, there was no way to make it work on the different voltage here. I’ve been looking … Continue reading

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My Quilt

This is my quilt, the one on my bed, that I love to snuggle under. I began it at Christmas of 2002 while visiting my parents. I used Diana McClun & Laura Nownes’ Quilts! Quilts!! Quilts!!! as a starting point … Continue reading

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