Category Archives: 2015

Two and a Half Weeks

I just realized this morning that we’ve been back from our “Big Adventure” for two and a half weeks.  It’s feels like we just got back and I’m still playing catch up on the Fall chores around the house.  The … Continue reading

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On The Road Again

“Just can’t wait to get on the road again….”  I can hear Willie Nelson singing this song. We’ve started our “big trip”, the last vacation before school starts. We will be traveling in a loop through the Northwest and Canada, … Continue reading

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Vacation at Wallowa Lake, Books, Art and a Long Board!

We spent ten wonderful days camping at Wallowa Lake, Oregon.  This is a magical place that we have camped at for the past 17 years.  This year we arrived earlier than previous years and the weather was cooler, we had … Continue reading

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Flowers and Quilts

We have been in a heat wave here, upper 90’s for almost two weeks now and still going.  Thank goodness we have a drip system for the cutting garden. And then there is this guy and his two friends. Watching … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Along, Week Four

This past week I did not put a lot of time in at the sewing machine.  I attended a four day painting session at the lovely studio of Flora Bowley.  You can read my post about it here. Here is the progress … Continue reading

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A Journey In Four Days

I began a journey four days ago.  It was planned last year and I had been preparing for it ever since.  This journey was going take me to unfamiliar, uncomfortable and unimaginable places where fear and failure roam, waiting to … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Along: Bigger blocks & things I’ve learned

I pieced together some bigger blocks/slabs last night and made some notes to myself on a few things to keep in mind.  I hope you find these helpful in your scrap quilt journey. If you are cutting into yardage, cut … Continue reading

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