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A Blanket for Leanne

Remember when I mentioned that I had another cousin who recently had a baby? 2 brothers, 2 first-time babies, both girls! This one is for little Leanne. I really love how soft and cushy it is. It’s a thick minky … Continue reading

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A Blanket for Monroe

Long time no see! I’ve taken a brief break from posting while I continued to work on Daisy’s health and to help her adjust to our family.. I am happy to report she has completed her heartworm treatment and she … Continue reading

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there’s a new addition coming to my house!

It’s been no secret around my house that I have been wanting a better sewing machine to make quilting easier and I would have loved an embroidery machine. The other night my husband comes downstairs, puts 3 pamphlets in my … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday : Lots Going On!

Since I am a little laid up with a sore knee, I figure I should put my time to good use. This week I have lots to talk about! I’ve finally managed to make some progress on my A la … Continue reading

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Sewing Machine Clean-Up Time!

How often do you clean your sewing machines? Have you purchased one second hand and it just doesn’t stitch well? There could possibly be threads jammed in places you won’t see just from looking at the bobbin area. I’m in … Continue reading

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Little Things..

As far back as i can remember I have always wanted to be a wife and mother. I never really set any goals or limits of things I expected to achieve by the time I was 20, 30, 40,.. but … Continue reading

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Dr. Seuss in My Closet?

When I saw this quilt in my magazine a few years ago, I knew that I wanted to make it.. I didn’t however, want to make it as a gift quilt because it looks like a lot of work for … Continue reading

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Vintage Sewing Finds!

Lookie what I found! I am a big collector of vintage and antique sewing patterns and these are just a couple of my recent additions! I love babies in little bubble rompers and you can’t find better patterns than the … Continue reading

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Shhh… Quilts in Progress…

Things have been very progressive at my house lately. I’ve manage to start the full size quilt and even pulled off making a few quilt blocks. I am continuing to love the sweet (heh, get it?) colors of the fabrics … Continue reading

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Happy Moda Day!

There truly isn’t anything better than opening up your mailbox and finding a good stash of moda in it.. especially when most of the fabric is hard to find! When I saw this quilt on Camille’s blog I knew that … Continue reading

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