15 01, 2009

I Am Thankful : : 10

By |January 15th, 2009|Thankful|3 Comments

for ~~ modern medicine – even though it costs too much here in the US.~ a long weekend from school (end of quarter, and MLK)~ my husband, Joe, he loves us all so much, and works so hard for us.~ a lack of pain in my finger~ God’s love for me – and you!~ healthy […]

13 01, 2009

I’m It!

By |January 13th, 2009|tag|10 Comments

I was tagged last week by a new friend! The MooreMagnets Blog has a great etsy shop and a fun blog :) Check her out! I try to play along with these in a timely manner – I always appreciate getting to know fellow bloggers through these memes :)first… here are the […]

12 01, 2009

A Football Diversion

By |January 12th, 2009|embroidery|21 Comments

The weekend was full of football around here. Was it the same for you? My shoulder had been hurting (I think I slept weird) so I opted to not quilt and do some embroidery.Emmalie checked in with me often for a status update: “How many more flowers, mommy?” It was […]

8 01, 2009

Emmalie Turns 5!

By |January 8th, 2009|Celebrations|17 Comments

I was trying to get here yesterday! Too much activity in my house :) I’m behind in responding to your nice comments about the quilt top – thank you! I get such a boost sharing here.Emmalie had a great Birthday – thank you for your birthday wishes for her! […]

6 01, 2009

My Scrappy Solution

By |January 6th, 2009|work in progress|34 Comments

I stalled out on this quilt around the holidays, but I am so excited to have gotten the top completed!The body of the quilt is all scraps from this win, and I purchased the cream with a little brown flecking for the corners. I wanted something to tie it together but not quite solid, […]

4 01, 2009

Looking Ahead

By |January 4th, 2009|Me|10 Comments

I’m not one to set resolutions. I do have goals, but they have been formulating much longer than the week prior to New Years’. I’m sure there are many of you that can relate. I thought I would share my goals here and look back next year to see how far I’ve […]

2 01, 2009

December Swap

By |January 2nd, 2009|Swap Til You Drop|7 Comments

DSC_1302Originally uploaded by parkcitygirl

In all the holiday hubbub I nearly forgot to show you this little gem! Sewwunderful created this sweet little tree quilt for me. I love all the little details and the stripes are really fun.

If you would like to see more of the mini quilts created in this group […]

2 01, 2009

Blogger Love

By |January 2nd, 2009|give away|3 Comments

I won again! Jodi, of Simply This, That and the Other, hosted a giveaway for Sheri, who has just started a blog up recently. She made this great Christmas table runner, there’s lots of sparkles on it, which is hard to see in the pictures. I love it! Thanks Jodi and […]

1 01, 2009

My Disappearance –

By |January 1st, 2009|Jenna|11 Comments

– was due in part to teaching Chelsee to make a quilt of her own! Last summer I talked my sister-in-law, Jenna, into making a quilt for herself (she needed a project). After returning to school Jenna was met with shock and awe of her craftiness, and a few envious friends. Chelsee […]

1 01, 2009

Happy New Year!

By |January 1st, 2009|Celebrations|6 Comments

I can’t believe I’ve been away for the last 5 days! I have some major catching up to do :) How are you? I hope that you had fun ringing in the new year – we watched a couple of movies and relaxed, nothing crazy! I took down my 2008 calendar this morning. […]

27 12, 2008

Sledding Fun

By |December 27th, 2008|My kids|8 Comments

I have to say upfront – I don’t have any pictures. . . I know not good blogging etiquette! Getting all 6 of us out the door in snow gear is all I’m going to say :) That and our camera is big (dslr) and could easily be hurt – which would not […]

26 12, 2008

Christmas Highlights

By |December 26th, 2008|Celebrations|9 Comments

We had a blessed day yesterday! The snow was falling all day (about 18″) and we were happy to stay indoors, cozy and warm :) Everyone had something new to hold their attention and for the most part the little ones got along. There’s usually something that everyone wants, and Owen is […]