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The Big Three: Sleep System

There is nothing better than a solid night sleep in the back country! No one wants to wake up after getting, maybe an hour and a half of actual  sleep on a hard surface or root! 148 more words


A helluva week...

Pest – the word sends shivers down my spine! I have had the unfortunate luck to have been invaded by carpenter ants (tress came down in a storm – ants moved inside), rats ūüė¨ (dug up the street behind us and the neighbour kept dog food outside so they moved right in), and if course what pet owner has never fought with fleas? 406 more words


Scraps of rich loveliness

My sister, who is crafty but prefers paint and paper and glue to sewing machines and yarn, gave me a box of fabric scraps that she has had for a while.   155 more words


Baskets Finished!

You know, I think I have had more fun with this little quilt than I have in a long time.  Of course, maybe the fact that last Monday I taught my last class of the semester may have something to do with it.   199 more words


Plans Change

My name is on the line for two last swap packages, both mini quilts.

One is complete, but the other is not.

Honestly, I found I lacked inspiration on the second one. 124 more words



For the first time, I’m going to enter a second quilt into the Blogger’s Quilt Festival. ¬†I’ve always admired the quilts in the ROYGBIV category… 158 more words

In The Quiltsphere

Stormy Weather

Well, after some reverse sewing, which I mentioned a few weeks ago.  Some stitching has begun.  Now remember I started this project over 20 years ago, while I was a beginner patchworker.   196 more words

Patchwork & Quilting