Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #103

I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday which is being hosted by Linda from Texas Quilt Gal and making sure I go see what everyone else is planning for the upcoming week. Last To-Do list: 1. Keep working on my hand quilting and EPP projects. Made some progress. 2. Get my project for Here ComesContinue reading “Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #103”

It was a Squirrel Party this Month!

I really haven’t been planning much in my sewing space other than some hand stitching. For reasons I won’t go into, my motivation and inspiration is still at an all time low. The this happened: I was lucky and had an email from Sandra regarding her new pattern and was visited by a good friendContinue reading “It was a Squirrel Party this Month!”

June One Monthly Goal Check In

In April, (the last time I set an OMG) I had a goal to make one complete quilt, plan another, and if I can get to the studio, quilt one UFO on the long arm before I headed to Alberta for my great granddaughter’s memorial service. It didn’t happen for so many reasons; too busyContinue reading “June One Monthly Goal Check In”

A Fun TQPM Test Finished

Baby Buttercup was finished February 6th. The finished size is 46 3/8” x 59 7/8”. Donna Westerkamp wrote this pattern. It is well written and contains clear instructions and diagrams. It will be in the July edition of The Quilt Pattern Magazine. It is a quick, fairly easy pattern and Donna had it done inContinue reading “A Fun TQPM Test Finished”

My Day on Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop

June, brings us lots of Sunshine with Carol’s “Here Comes the Sun” hop! I really want to thank Carol for hosting this fun hop with such a happy theme. It’s a good timing because I’ve had a month of rain and the rivers are at peak way too early 😳. It’s been nice to playContinue reading “My Day on Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop”

Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop Day 4

June, brings us lots of Sunshine with Carol’s “Here Comes the Sun” hop! Have you been following the hop and visiting the blogs? Are you ready for Thursday’s list? Here they are: June 23 Quilt Doodle Designs Patchouli Moon Studio Karen’s Korner Homespun Hannah’s Blog Days Filled With Joy I’ll be back with my postContinue reading “Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop Day 4”

Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop Day 3

June, brings us lots of Sunshine with Carol’s “Here Comes the Sun” hop! Here are the blogs to check out on Wednesday: June 22 Samelia’s Mum Beaquilter Karrin’s Crazy World Selina Quilts Scrapdash I know I’ve been enjoying reading the blogs that have been providing such sunny inspiration to us all. I’m sure today’s postContinue reading “Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop Day 3”

Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop Day 2

June, brings us lots of Sunshine with Carol’s “Here Comes the Sun” hop! Did you have a chance to check out yesterday’s posts for some sunny inspiration? Here are the blogs you need to check out on Tuesday:   June 21 MooseStashQuilting Inflorescence Ms P Designs USA Quilting Gail Vroomans Quilts I’ll be back withContinue reading “Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop Day 2”

Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop Day 1

June, brings us lots of Sunshine with Carol’s “Here Comes the Sun” hop! This is the list of participants for the first day: June 20 Creatin’ in the Sticks Becky’s Adventures in Quilting and Travel Elizabeth Coughlin Designs For The Love Of Geese That Fabric Feeling My turn is on Friday so I’ll see youContinue reading “Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop Day 1”

Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop

June, brings us lots of Sunshine with Carol’s “Here Comes the Sun” hop! It’s a good thing because I’ve had a month of rain and the rivers are at peak way too early 😳 Here is the full lineup for the hop which starts on Monday: June 20 Creatin’ in the Sticks Becky’s Adventures inContinue reading “Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop”

Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #102

I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday which is being hosted by Linda from Texas Quilt Gal and making sure I go see what everyone else is planning for the upcoming week. Last To-Do list: 1. Keep working on my hand quilting and EPP projects. Made some progress. 2. Try to get my project forContinue reading “Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #102”

Best Package Ever!

Happy mail! This was in my mail when I checked this morning and I am so excited to check it out. Have you heard of Prairie Spirit Alpacas? This company is 100% Canadian and is a family run business based in Millarville, Alberta. They raise their Huacaya alpacas and produce yarn, socks, insoles, duvets, roving,Continue reading “Best Package Ever!”

Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop

What is the challenge for “Here Comes The Sun”? Sew something that has a summer theme like: sunglasses, beach items, sunny skies, and/or yellow colors. It can be a quilt, a bag, a toy, or whatever you want it to be. It’s like a “show and tell” online. I’m taking part in the hop andContinue reading “Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop”

A New Pattern; A Roll of the Dice

Sandra Walker from MMM Quilts has a fun new pattern being introduced this week and anyone who knows me, knows that I love Sandra’s patterns! This is a great pattern and includes 3 projects; a Baby Quilt, a Bed Runner and a Pillow. A few of us were given the privilege of making projects fromContinue reading “A New Pattern; A Roll of the Dice”

June One Monthly Goal

In April, (the last time I set an OMG) I had a goal to make one complete quilt, plan another, and if I can get to the studio, quilt one UFO on the long arm before I headed to Alberta for my great granddaughter’s memorial service. It didn’t happen for so many reasons; too busyContinue reading “June One Monthly Goal”

April and May Block Report

I am enjoying being able to see how everyone is doing this year with Shelly at Prairie Moon Quilts with the 350 Blocks Project. This post covers both the three month period from March to April to May. When Clarke passed away it completely knocked me down and I am slowly getting back to sewingContinue reading “April and May Block Report”

Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #101

I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday which is being hosted by Linda from Texas Quilt Gal and I’m late 😳 These past weeks have been busy and crazy with so much travelling and very little time with my machines. It started with my epic trip to Alberta for Clarke’s memorial service. Then I travelledContinue reading “Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #101”

H2H Roundup

This year I did get an early start to the quilts I wanted to donate to my chosen charities. I support Victoria’s Quilts Canada which provides comfort quilts to Cancer patients. This year I am also providing some quilt tops to Quilts For Survivors which provides comfort quilts to people who were forced in toContinue reading “H2H Roundup”

Foodie Blog Hop; the Final Day

Here is the full list of all of the blogs for us all to visit in case you missed seeing any of the posts: Monday, May 23rd Just Let Me Quilt Vicki’s Crafts and Quilting Karrin’s Crazy World Elizabeth Coughlin Designs Scrapdash.com Lianne Makes Stuff lynns blog Tuesday, May 24th Creatin’ in the Sticks Samelia’sContinue reading “Foodie Blog Hop; the Final Day”