27 04, 2015

Blog Take Over!

By |April 27th, 2015|My Fabric, My kids|16 Comments

Shhhh – Gus and I are here to tell you just what really goes on the month before Market. This is the stuff mom would rather you all not know. 

Like the pizza for dinner again last night, and all the coffee she’s drinking!

Anytime a big box arrives, we know she’s going to be sewing like […]

8 04, 2015

Your Help Please…

By |April 8th, 2015|Baby Lock, My kids|2 Comments

Hi there! I’ve been sewing non stop lately, working on a few deadline projects that I will be able to share soon – promise! Meanwhile it’s also Spring Break and my family is home and we are adding fun to mix too – here’s a quick picture of them with dyed hands, after we dyed […]

4 08, 2014

Family Camping Trip

By |August 4th, 2014|My kids, photographs, work in progress|3 Comments

A week ago we went camping. Came home, and unpacked everything but the camera.  Thankfully pictures stay on the camera, until I’m able to get to them! This summer has been all about keeping up with my kids, while trying to get my work done too. Camping was great, because I could no longer work, […]

27 09, 2013

Wedding Quilt & Our Trip

By |September 27th, 2013|finished quilt, My kids|12 Comments

Hi there! I’ve been trying to gather my thoughts and post all week, and couldn’t quite get it together – so it waited. I hope you all have had a great week! I took the time (FINALLY!) to do some website maintenance, which didn’t take as long as I had imagined, and why I had […]

20 08, 2013

And It Begins!

By |August 20th, 2013|My kids|9 Comments

Our school year is off to a great start, with all four of the kids excited about their teachers and classes! As usual getting through the first day is always a gamble – I’m never sure how exhausted or energetic they will be after the fact. 

This is their after school picture this evening. Since Ella […]

8 07, 2013


By |July 8th, 2013|My kids|1 Comment

Every so often there’s a moment, where everyone is happy in the same space. I am reminded to hurry up and record the happiness in my heart and with a camera when possible. I love these little people and they are growing up so fast!

I hope your week is off to a great start – […]

7 06, 2013

Catching Up!

By |June 7th, 2013|Baby Lock, My kids, quilt-along|7 Comments

Hey! It’s been too long :)  Blogger’s Quilt Festival was a huge success – thank you to everyone that entered quilts and shared their stories.  It means so much to learn about you, and how you create! The details are all wrapped up, for now, and I’ve got a few pictures to share, along with […]

14 05, 2013

Blogger’s Quilt Festival :: Countdown!

By |May 14th, 2013|Bloggers Quilt Festival, My kids|11 Comments

Hi friends! Are you ready for it? Just a few more days, and all the fun begins!

I’m working on my posts, to have multiple linky’s ready, it’s a chore now, but I think it will be easier later once you start linking up. Remember, there is a main post, that will remain at the top […]

8 05, 2013

Quilted Scrappy Solution

By |May 8th, 2013|Long Arm Quilting, My kids, work in progress|3 Comments

When I originally pieced this quilt top, I called it my Scrappy Solution…four years later it’s quilted! This pattern actually made it’s way into Modern Basics, as Twisted Bars,  if you are interested in making your own.

 I had thought I would add a binding then show it off, but it won’t be happening this week. […]

7 01, 2013

Dancing Stars Quilt-Along :: Video Tutorial

By |January 7th, 2013|My kids, quilt-along|14 Comments

Hi there! I disappeared last week, but I’ve been working on lots of good stuff! First up is a video tutorial for the Quilt-Along :

I hope that this is helpful for some of you!  If you don’t have a pattern yet, click over here for a free download.  This is the ruler that I used in […]

19 12, 2012


By |December 19th, 2012|Charity, My kids|3 Comments

There’s always lots of little things to be doing, I’m so glad that yesterday’s sewing time (thou little) was spent doing something that I hope, will offer comfort.

In case you missed this info in my last post;

Pillowcases can be mailed to:

Quilters Corner, 312 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT. 06776

Other doing?

I’ve been teaching my girls to […]

8 10, 2012

Weekend Fun!

By |October 8th, 2012|My kids, The Sewing Summit|6 Comments

I hope you had a great weekend, we’ve been busy around here!

First, Grandma came to town, and the kids have been eating up her attention! Everyone was happily watching the Lorax here :)

The girls played their last soccer games too!  Just in time for the freezing temps too – on Thursday Emmalie and I emptied […]