Friday Finish

This week I was reading blog posts and a squirrel got me. Not only was it a squirrel, it was a DrEAMI! I have to thank Sandra from MMM Quilts for writing about the sweet Gingham Quilt she wrote about that she saw on Nancy’s blog Grace and Peace Quilting. I just had to makeContinue reading “Friday Finish”

May OMG Check In

My first goal was to get this quilt finished for my granddaughter to gift to her best friend. The push for me to travel to the studio was hearing my DIL and grands will be in Alberta this week. Done and mailed! The quilt was made from a pattern, Waltzing With Bears by Sandra fromContinue reading “May OMG Check In”

Another Week @ Quilt Schmilt

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #58 Chris at Chris Knits is now hosting the weekly To-Do linky party and it’s always fun to go see what everyone has done and are planning To-Do. Last week’s (actually 2 weeks ago) list: I missed posting last week. I was at the studio with only limited internet soContinue reading “Another Week @ Quilt Schmilt”

My Turn is Here on the Born to Be Wild Hop!

Here are the participants for yesterday, the first day of the hop: Creatin’ in the SticksVroomans QuiltsHomespun Hannah’s BlogScrapdashKathleen McMusingJust Sew QuilterJust Because Quilts and here are the bloggers for today: MooseStashQuiltingSelina QuiltsFor The Love Of GeeseElizabeth Coughlin DesignsQuilt SchmiltLife in the ScrapatchSewing Up My Fabric Carol from Just Let Me Quilt is the hostessContinue reading “My Turn is Here on the Born to Be Wild Hop!”

April OMG Check In

My April list was short so I was hoping to get it done. In all it was an interesting month. I had the most exciting news when I received an email that I won the $25.00 gift certificate from the Fat Quarter Shop for an OMG entry. Thank you Patty. It didn’t take long forContinue reading “April OMG Check In”

H2H Update and Scrap Happy Days

Every year Sarah from Confessions of a Fabric Addict organizes the Hands to Help Charity Quilt Challenge to encourage quilters everywhere to do a bit more charity quilting. She usually has a list of 5 or 6 charities that could use our support. One of those charities is here in Canada and is a bitContinue reading “H2H Update and Scrap Happy Days”

Another Week of Goals, Stitching Time and Stash Reports

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #52 Chris at Chris Knits is now hosting the weekly To-Do linky party. I enjoy seeing how everyone is using the party to keep projects moving along. Last week’s list: 1. Get Delaney’s quilt and my SAHRR on the list for the next studio trip. Just waiting until I canContinue reading “Another Week of Goals, Stitching Time and Stash Reports”

#atozchallenge2021Quilt

Here it is April Fool’s Day and we are embarking on the start of a new challenge, thanks to Frederique from Quilting Patchwork Applique. Today we start with the letter “A”. #atozchallenge2021Quilt My projects over the years haven’t included a lot of appliqué but lately I am starting to enjoy the process. I have beenContinue reading “#atozchallenge2021Quilt”

Another Week of Goals, Stitching Time and Stash Reports

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #51 Chris at Chris Knits is now hosting the weekly To-Do linky party. I enjoy seeing how everyone is using the party to keep projects moving along. Last week’s list: 1. Keep working on Delaney’s quilt. Flimsy is complete 2. Work on my project for In the Kitchen Stitchin’ BlogContinue reading “Another Week of Goals, Stitching Time and Stash Reports”

March OMG Check In

My goals last month were: 1. I need to finish the quilt for our friend who is hospitalized with Covid. Done 2. I need to finish the blocks for the extension on the quilt my granddaughter asked for for her best friend. Done 3. I need to get caught up with the quilters doing theContinue reading “March OMG Check In”

My SAHRR

I had planned on quilting my SAHRR before the parade but life did get in the way. I had a chance to get to my studio but I had to finish this treasure before I could start quilting my SAHRR. It actually is squared up and threads buried. Unfortunately it went out the door toContinue reading “My SAHRR”

Have You Heard the Word Gobsmacked?

Well that’s what I am after reading Sue and Roseanne’s fun blog post today at Home sewn By Us. They received TWO nominations for the Outstanding Blogger Award. TWO blogger friends developed five questions and added them to their nomination list. In my opinion it is so perfectly deserved. Then I got to the bottomContinue reading “Have You Heard the Word Gobsmacked?”

My Day on Salt & Sand Blog Hop

Thank you to Carol from Just Let Me Quilt for organizing another fun themed hop for all of us! Welcome to my stop on the Salt and Sand Blog Hop. I was coming up with so many different ideas for this hop. Who couldn’t when you start thinking of warm, sunny, sandy beaches and favouriteContinue reading “My Day on Salt & Sand Blog Hop”

PQ 12.6 Ab Intra

12.6. AB INTRA The theme for the final PQ Challenge is “Ab Intra” or from within. This past year with our activities curtailed due to the pandemic most of us had had so much more time to have our thoughts turn inward to who we are and why we enjoy our craft so much. WhenContinue reading “PQ 12.6 Ab Intra”

My Week in Review, Stash and Time Reports

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #48 Chris at Chris Knits is now hosting in the weekly To-Do linky party. Have you had a chance to go see what everyone is working on? I enjoy seeing how everyone is using the party to keep projects moving along. Last week’s list: 1. Finish binding theContinue reading “My Week in Review, Stash and Time Reports”

PQ 12.5

This week I was really stressing about the challenge. I do not have fabric other than cotton. I do not have lace. I have next to nothing for embroidery floss. I’ve decided that I need to stretch my horizons a bit more 😉 I also had been pushing to get this finished for a friendContinue reading “PQ 12.5”

My Last Week in Review

Here is my weekly list of what is happening in my quilting life; time spent, goals, stash and PHD Report.  My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #46 Chris at Chris Knits has stepped in To-Do the weekly linky party. Have you had a chance to go see what everyone is working on? Last week’sContinue reading “My Last Week in Review”

My Day on Show Your Stripes Blog Hop

I had the greatest time deciding on a project for this hop. There were just so many choices. Practicality set in and I chose to make a new bag for my knitting or crocheting. I get frustrated because I’m always having to put everything down if the phone rings or (heaven forbid) laundry needed toContinue reading “My Day on Show Your Stripes Blog Hop”

I Won A Prize from Project Quilting

I was so excited to get an email from Kim at Persimmon Dreams letting me know I had won a prize for my PQ 12.3 project which you can read about here. I’m so thrilled because anyone who knows me knows I love the fun of making scrappy quilts. PRIZE 12 –  SNUGGLES QUILTS: WINNER – #129.Continue reading “I Won A Prize from Project Quilting”

Project Quilting 12.3

I don’t know about you, but I’m having trouble imagining vacations and being able to travel again. I thought of going to visit kids, grands and great grands and that sounded busy and fun. My mind then took to wandering down the Pacific Coast Highway which DH would like to do in the next coupleContinue reading “Project Quilting 12.3”