The OKC Modern Quilt Guild is holding a quilt raffle. Purchase your ticket for a chance to win this quilt, Hip to Be Square. All proceeds from the raffle will benefit The Anna’s House Foundation, a community of several homes in Luther, Oklahoma dedicated to providing foster children with a stable and nurturing home[Read more]
I really wanted to start the new year with a re-commitment to blogging. It’s 11:55 PM and I am should be stitching the binding on a quilt that I have to deliver tomorrow morning for the OKC Modern Quilt Guild’s display at the OKC Winter Quilt Show. The last few months[Read more]
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Woohoo! My Summer Tee Quilt has been accepted to the QuiltCon 2015 Show!
No doubt you’ve seen the footage on T.V. It’s pretty devastating here in Oklahoma. So many have lost so much. One co-worker’s house was spared, while another lost everything. I’m reminded of the song, The Flagmaker, 1775 from the musical Songs for a New World: The wise woman does what[Read more]
The business consultant my husband’s office has been using tells them that when setting goals, there must be measurable steps along the way. If you can’t measure your progress, how can you be certain you’re on the right path? It’s like that old “I’m going to exercise more” resolution. How[Read more]
Merry Christmas from our house to yours!
I don’t think a day like today needs a lot of words, so I won’t try to say something meaningful and eloquent. The first time I visited New York City was in 1978 when I was 13 years old. My younger sister and I went to visit our other sister, who[Read more]
Here we are. Christmas Eve day. Without explaining the madness but letting you know that it is for a very good cause, I started a quilt last night that will be a gift. Yeah, I know, but really, there IS a good reason behind it. So… 6″ blocks, 7 across[Read more]
On Saturday we discovered a hot water leak. Under the house. Being a Saturday, we turned off the hot water and thought we’d make the best of it until Monday. I took a bath at my mom’s house and my husband and son took showers at my mother-in-law’s house. I’ve[Read more]