Weekly To-Do and Goals #75

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #75 I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday will is now hosted by Texas Quilt Gal! Thank you Linda for taking this on. Last week’s list: 1. Add the extra borders to let Your Star Shine #2. Done! 2. Keep working on my scrappy leader/ender project. Some progress.Continue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #75”

I’m Falling For You September 20- My Day

The blog hop starts Monday, September 20. It’s being hosted by Joan from MooseStash Quilting. Here’s the list of today’s participants, including me! Monday September 20 Creatin’ in the Sticks Samelias Mum Quilting Gail Vroomans Quilts Quilt Schmilt When Joan announced the hop and I thought of jumping in, I thought fall, falling, falling forContinue reading “I’m Falling For You September 20- My Day”

Scrap Happy September

A while back I noticed a fun bunch of people were posting the 15th of the month with write ups about fun scrappy projects they’ve been working on. The only restriction is that the fabrics have to all be scraps; no Yardage included! Here’s the list of people who sometimes write about their scrappy adventures.Continue reading “Scrap Happy September”

Weekly To-Do and Goals #74

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #74 I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday will is now hosted by Texas Quilt Gal! Thank you Linda for taking this on. Last week’s list: 1. Sew the binding on my scrappy log cabin quilt and get a finished photo 2. Finish sewing my Flat Topped ScrappyContinue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #74”

Weekly To-Do and Goals #73

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #73 Announcement: To-Do Tuesday will now be hosted by Texas Quilt Gal! Thank you Linda for taking this on. Last week’s list: 1. Finish the photos and report for my pattern test quilt. Done 2. Sew the binding on my scrappy log cabin quilt and get a finishedContinue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #73”

The Squirrels Got Me

This has been a fun week so far. I have a couple of finished projects! I had won a gift certificate from Mad About Patchwork from Sandra Walker at MMM Quilts in her Follow Your Own Path QAL. I knew I had the perfect floral fabric and the “right” green, but needed the solid coloursContinue reading “The Squirrels Got Me”

Weekly To-Do and Goals #72

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #72 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 list: 1. Finish re-doing my Flat Topped Scrappy Pyramid quilt top now that I removed the background fabric which justContinue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #72”

August OMG Check In

All in all August was a good month! Our Evacuation Alert was lifted so I was able to go to my studio for a few days and had sewing time almost every day. My goal for August was to keep trying to finish up some projects: 1. Finish my Orange You Glad Blog Hop ProjectContinue reading “August OMG Check In”

My Trip to the Studio

It was so wonderful to finally be able to take a trip to the studio. My ferry was running and the wait was short. It was so nice to take the ferry instead of having to drive the long way around. It was a good day to travel, not too hot and the smoke wasContinue reading “My Trip to the Studio”

Weekly To-Do and Goals #71

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #71 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 list: 1. Keep working on quilts for the Lytton Fire Victims getting some quilted, bound and delivered. 3 quilts wereContinue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #71”

My Day on the Orange You Glad Blog Hop

The fabulous Carla from Creatin’ in the Sticks is hosting this month’s Blog Hop. I am thrilled to be participating again. I’m not sure if you know it, but several of the bloggers offer prizes on their posts. I’ve been lucky enough to win twice on Carla’s site and just placed my order using theContinue reading “My Day on the Orange You Glad Blog Hop”

Weekly To-Do and Goals #70

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #70 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 list: 1. Keep working on quilts for the Lytton Fire Victims. Finished another one, but I’m going to be froggingContinue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #70”

Weekly To-Do and Goals #69

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #69 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 list: 1. Keep working on quilt blocks for the Lytton Fire Victims. Finished another one. 2. Keep working on myContinue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #69”

I Love Thursday #50

I’m joining a group of friends who get together via a linky party on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color each week to share list of things that bring them joy, inspire them or make them laugh. I am very grateful for our amazing group of firefighters that have been working so hard to getContinue reading “I Love Thursday #50”

My July PHD Report

I’m behind on writing about my PHD’s. I completely missed my June post so I’m catching up this month. I’ve been able to complete most of my projects that I started this year to at least the flimsy stage. If the fire hadn’t broken out I would have been able to finish several more ofContinue reading “My July PHD Report”

Testing Fun

The timing for Becca of Pretty Piney Quilts putting out a request for pattern testers was perfect! I needed to make a quilt but seemed to be short of inspiration or ideas as to what to make! Once I had the pattern I checked my stash for fabric but had nothing that suited. That meantContinue reading “Testing Fun”

Weekly To-Do and Goals #68

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #68 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 list: I was really excited to see my quilt and quilt tops featured on Tish in Wonderland and MMM QuiltsContinue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #68”

Another Day and A Finish

We are still on evacuation alert, but I don’t have any updated maps. The smoke is still too thick for them to get good photos to map it out. It was another day of watching helicopters and timing their runs, taking photos of these amazing pilots. Their job is hindered by the people rafting andContinue reading “Another Day and A Finish”

I Love Thursday #48

There are a great group of bloggers who get together via a linky party on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color each week to share list of things that bring them joy, inspire them or make them laugh. My gratitude post this week especially goes to the valiant, heroic firefighters and helicopter pilots who areContinue reading “I Love Thursday #48”

Felicia’s World Batik Scrappy Fun

It has been an interesting month in my part of the world. A couple of weeks ago I found myself able to spend time at the studio where I decided I needed to try working with pantos for the first time. In the week I was there I managed to finish 5 quilts on theContinue reading “Felicia’s World Batik Scrappy Fun”