Monthly Archives: September 2008

Do you see it?

I love to work with batik fabric and hand dyed fabrics. Batiks have such wonderful colors! They are my absolute favorites for making my little pineapple quilts. The colors can change all throughout and the play you get within the … Continue reading

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Words Make Me Happy!

You may not be able to tell from this blog that I like to talk. I mean the blog is only 11 days old today and it’s already rolled over into an “older posts” page. That tickles me somewhat. I … Continue reading

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I got new pictures today!

My son sent me new pictures of my grandkids today! I haven’t seen them in person in over a year and it’s just about to kill me. CL has bangs now and CV’s hair is shorter, although you can’t tell … Continue reading

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Simply Ecological

I finally started to read my newest issue of Real Simple magazine. It’s one of my very favorite magazines. I must admit to being somewhat of a magazine slut though. I tend to buy a lot of them. Some of … Continue reading

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Insomnia

I had about two hours of sleep last night. Insomnia doesn’t get me too often, but when it does, it really is irritating. I’m sure if you’ve had it, you understand. When I was younger, I used to wish for … Continue reading

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Not too old to learn

I’m getting better at this camera stuff. I’m learning how to download the pictures from my camera to the computer. Once I get them on the computer and in a file, it’s easy for me to find them here and … Continue reading

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One of my favorites!

I have to share this picture with you. I was visiting my son and his family in April of 2007. I think the girls had just gotten up from a nap or it may have been the first thing in … Continue reading

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signs of life

I was looking through the photos I took on my recent trip to CO — I have to share this sign with you! We were running on fumes when we saw this. We loved it so much that after we … Continue reading

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miniature pineapple quilts

I taught a class at Quilt Country in Lewisville, TX last week. I’ve taught several people how to make miniature pineapple blocks, but it was my first time to officially teach the class and my first time to teach at … Continue reading

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I added some pictures

For my picture a day challenge today, I took pictures of my dogs and let me tell you, it was indeed a challenge to get a picture of Barkley! He wouldn’t sit still for anything and I tried just about … Continue reading

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