Category Archives: What was I thinking


I can’t believe I did this. My friend, Donna asked me to quilt this lovely piece for her. She chose the perfect panto for it! I love how the quilting turned out. This is the one I used from Urban … Continue reading

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More UFOs

I’ve been doing a bit of organizing in the sewing room and found a few more UFOs. You’ve seen this first one. I started working on it when I was in Arizona. I’d like to get back to this soon, … Continue reading

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As if I didn’t have enough of my own…

UFOs that is. I don’t know why I am so drawn to projects left behind by others. But I am.  Thursday I met a friend in a nearby town to pick up some tops to quilt for QOVF. I got … Continue reading

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Calamity Jane Earns Her Name

Sigh…. Were you mad that I called you this? Or were you destined to live up to your name? I got the top together and realized I measured two borders wrong. Ugh. I got it loaded into the frame and … Continue reading

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Tamale Day!

One big holiday tradition in my son in law’s family is Tamale Day. The whole family gets together to make tamales. ┬áMy daughter and SIL have a big dining room with a 9 foot table so they get to host … Continue reading

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I came home from work and got all my rows sewn together. Notice anything on the right side? Bahahahaha!

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Just say no….

….because sometimes, the blue tape is just not enough…. Ask me how I know.

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