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Why My Mom is My Hero

I would like to take a moment to wish all the Veterans, past and present, a belated Happy Veteran’s Day.  I know I’m a day late but I spent yesterday with my Veteran who was enjoying his day off.  I am forever grateful to my husband for his service and dedication to this country.  My …

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My Rectangle Tango Quilt is Complete!

It’s finally finished!  My Rectangle Tango Quilt is all done and ready to snuggle under.  This is a pattern that I designed for a quilt competition that I did not win. {insert sad face here}  So I guess it’s my quilt contest reject but I LOVE it!  It’s fantastically bright and beautiful! Rectangle Tango I …

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Sneak Peek ~ What a Week!

Thank goodness this week is coming to a close.  What a busy week!  I finally put on my stretchy pants and dove into some Ben and Jerry’s Americone Dream.  Best Ice Cream ever.  Anyway…  Last Saturday we celebrated our daughter’s 15th birthday which was surreal.  It seems like only yesterday I was changing her diapers.  …

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My Sewing Space

I’ve decided to be brave and share my sewing space with everyone.  It’s against my better judgment to post pictures without cleaning first but that wouldn’t be a realistic view into my daily life.  I am, after all, rather messy.  I do take time out to clean up if I absolutely have to but I …

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Joining Binding Strips

I have to admit I’ve never been a fan of binding.  I love piecing tops and I love the gratification of quilting the top.  But the thought of binding makes me cringe.  In fact, I dislike it so much that the quilt I made for my mother wasn’t even finished.  I gave it to her …

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