I Love Thursday #43

Hello to all of you from a beautiful, hot, sunny golf course in beautiful British Columbia. Life is pretty special when you can wake up to a view like this every day: I’m joining some friends who share posts of things that bring them joy and gratitude we all link up on LeeAnna’s blog NotContinue reading “I Love Thursday #43”

Another UFO Finished

Several months ago I was lucky enough to do a pattern test for Sandra of MMM Quilts. Her pattern Waltzing With Bear was fun to do since the pattern was so well written and can be found here. My granddaughter had fallen in love with this quilt and asked if I could add to itContinue reading “Another UFO Finished”

Lost in Space

I have been having a week that meant I have been out of touch this week. Apparently WordPress lost all of the links I had posted on my last posts so I will try to get that fixed ASAP. Appointments and meetings filled my time along with family news of Covid-19 testing and quarantining whileContinue reading “Lost in Space”

I Love Thursday #41

If you’ve never checked LeeAnna’s blog, Not Afraid of Color, you really need to pop over to see the lists of things that bring joy to several friend’s lives. I always enjoy seeing the treasured glimpses in to these great blogger’s lives and happiness. I missed posting last week since there is some stuff goingContinue reading “I Love Thursday #41”

My weekly Goals and Review

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #54 Chris at Chris Knits is now hosting the weekly To-Do linky party. I can’t believe it’s been a year since I started joining Roseanne and Sue at Home Sewn By Us for this fun link up. Last week’s list: 1. Try to get away to the studioContinue reading “My weekly Goals and Review”

I love Thursday #40

There are a group of friends who share lists of things that make them happy over on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color. I missed posting last week due to having the worst migraine of my life for several days due to the wild swings in weather (sunny to snow to sunny to rain andContinue reading “I love Thursday #40”

I Love Thursday #39

Here it is the start of a new month and it’s time for a group of creative bloggers to share our gratitude posts over on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color. It’s always fun to head over and see what brings joy in to people’s lives. For me, one of the biggest joys is family.Continue reading “I Love Thursday #39”

I Love Thursday #38

Have you checked the list of bloggers that share their lists of happy things over on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color? It’s always fun to see what everyone shares. My list this week contains my usual loves; my sweet littles. I’ve just completed a new ruler case which will make travelling to my studioContinue reading “I Love Thursday #38”

I Love Thursday #37

Thursday is the day when a group of bloggers post lists of things that make them happy on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color. It’s always fun to head over there and see what everyone is sharing. I had a great morning today, meeting one of my Guild members at our Guild (masks on) toContinue reading “I Love Thursday #37”

Wednesday Fun

Another day where I managed to spend time with fabric and my sewing machine. Today I pulled this flimsy from my pile: This is my Waltzing With Bears, from a pattern designed by Sandra Walker from MMM Quilts that I was proud to be able to test for her. The pattern is available HERE. MyContinue reading “Wednesday Fun”

I Love Thursday #36

Several friends post their links on LeeAnna’s blog, Not Afraid of Color where they share lists of things that they love or that bring them joy. For me, the weather at this time of year makes me so very happy. We do still get snow or rainy days, but most days I can get outContinue reading “I Love Thursday #36”

I Love Thursday #35

Most Thursdays I try to join a group of friends on LeeAnna’s blog, Not Afraid of Color who all share posts about the joys in their life. I love sitting in my comfy chair spending my time like this: Hand sewing my binding means I’m almost finished another project. This one is for a goodContinue reading “I Love Thursday #35”

I Love Thursday #33

Thursday is the day of the week that a group of friends get together via a linky party on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color to count our blessings and share some happy things. One of the things that made me happy has been being able to get out for walks the last few days.Continue reading “I Love Thursday #33”

I Love Thursday #31

On Thursday a group of quilty friends get together on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color to share gratitude posts filled with their Likes/loves. It’s always fun to visit and see what everyone is sharing. This past week we had a couple of bright, beautiful days with warmer temperatures. Here in Canada our groundhogs decidedContinue reading “I Love Thursday #31”

This Week’s Goals

Here is my list of what is happening in my quilting life; time spent, goals, stash and PHD Report. I was MIA last week since I was completely tied up with travelling to my friend’s studio and getting the longarm set up and working. I felt confident travelling to my quilty partner’s home since sheContinue reading “This Week’s Goals”

I Love Thursday #30

On Thursday a group of quilty friends get together on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color to share gratitude posts filled with their Likes/loves. It’s always fun to visit and see what everyone is sharing and a real comfort in these crazy, stressful times. My first loves are my DH and my growing family. IContinue reading “I Love Thursday #30”

I Love Thursday #29

Here it is, time to share the first of our lists of things that bring us joy in a brand new year. A group of us link up on LeeAnna’s blog, Not Afraid of Color. I like the fact that the creation of several vaccines are bringing the possibility of gaining some control over thisContinue reading “I Love Thursday #29”

Weekly Wondering

In my heart I had hoped that 2021 was to be the year of calm and intelligent conversation. While understanding that the vaccine (did everyone forget that viruses mutate?) would not bring immediate results, I had hoped that more people would stay home, following protocols to help stop the spread with 2 mutations (at least)Continue reading “Weekly Wondering”

I Love Thursday #28

Have you checked out a group of friends posts listing the things that bring them joy that link up on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color? It’s always fun to head over there and see what likes they are sharing this week. My likes this week include joining in on blog hops and linky partiesContinue reading “I Love Thursday #28”