21 07, 2009

21 : : Our Mornings

By |July 21st, 2009|Me, photographs|14 Comments

Since school has been out, I’ve been working on my own morning routine. Which means going to bed prior to midnight :) Now that everyone sleeps through the night – I have no excuse! A new stroller arrived yesterday, I have been saving for it for a while, and now regular walks […]

20 07, 2009

20 : : Zig-Zagging

By |July 20th, 2009|photographs, work in progress|8 Comments

The Zig-Zag Quilt-Along is underway on flickr!—————————————-Subscribe to parkcitygirl

19 07, 2009

19 : : Quilting Bees

By |July 19th, 2009|a Notion or Two, SewConnected|12 Comments

July blocks for SewConnected and A Notion or Two! If you are interested in getting involved in a bee – there is a flickr group designated for swap blocks and an ongoing discussion for those wanting to get involved.Yes, Henny – it’s different in that it is just a block, and made from the […]

18 07, 2009

18 : : Inspiration is Everywhere

By |July 18th, 2009|photographs|15 Comments

Kelly asked a while back . . . “Where does your creative inspiration come from?”If it’s too little you can click to enlarge :)Amy—————————————-Subscribe to parkcitygirl

16 07, 2009

17 : : Green Weekend

By |July 16th, 2009|photographs|7 Comments

My weekend will include this, and this in the backyard. :/And the kiddos – of course! I hope you have a great weekend :)Hopefully I will get some crafty time in too :)Amy—————————————-Subscribe to parkcitygirl

16 07, 2009

16 : : A Finish!

By |July 16th, 2009|finished quilt, photographs|43 Comments

I have to tell you up front – I’m going to stray from my picture format for the month. I just have to gush about this quilt, and the journey it has taken me on!

The making/piecing of the top, was straightforward and a breeze!

More of the challenge came when it was time to select thread […]

15 07, 2009

15 : : Studio Blog Tour

By |July 15th, 2009|photographs|22 Comments

What you don’t see it!? Well it’s lunch time :) My “studio” is put away!My sewing machine is tucked away on the floor.My fabrics safely stowed away from grubby fingers :)That chest holds fabrics, batting, interfacing, rulers, the cutting mat is behind it, and my tools/notion box is on top! That is […]

14 07, 2009

14 : : Park Day!

By |July 14th, 2009|My kids, photographs|9 Comments

Somehow they all found themselves on the swings at the same time :)The huge slide! Owen went down a few times, then froze up at the top and I had to go rescue him. The stairs are much worse on the way down!—————————————-Subscribe to parkcitygirl

13 07, 2009

13 : : Blessed

By |July 13th, 2009|photographs|18 Comments

My friend Kelly was cleaning out her stash and blessed me with some beautiful fabric! Thank you Kelly!!—————————————-Subscribe to parkcitygirl—————————————-Subscribe to parkcitygirl

12 07, 2009


By |July 12th, 2009|quilt-along, work in progress|24 Comments

4 1/2 spools of thread9 bobbins3 quilting needles6 hours of quilting time (roughly)It’s done!! I am so excited, and proud to have this accomplishment under my belt. I will probably never do it again – but I am happy to have quilted this “monster quilt” myself :) I’ll show you more of […]

12 07, 2009

12 : : Sisters

By |July 12th, 2009|My kids, photographs|12 Comments

An after dinner swim – it’s been hot!—————————————-Subscribe to parkcitygirl

11 07, 2009

11 : : Aurora

By |July 11th, 2009|photographs|11 Comments

The other resident :) She’s Joe’s dog (I’m allergic) but I love having her around when the house is quiet. Aurora’s a great guard dog – even though all she really wants is attention!—————————————-Subscribe to parkcitygirl