Category Archives: friends

A little Tease

I went to one of my happy places last Saturday!  It was my sit and sew group, formally known as the Jane Does.  We sewn and sometimes retreated together for years and years.  Lovely bunch of women.  I’ve had so … Continue reading

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A List for Today

Since getting my new fountain pen in late October, I’ve been writing more letters.  Here is a list of who I’ve written to, so far: Catherine Kari Martha (got a letter from her earlier this week, writing a second letter … Continue reading

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A few Self Made Postcards!!!

This first postcard is one of those one in a million type things.  It’s a postcrossing card and it came from someone I used to work with about a million years ago!  Over the years, I’ve learned that a few people … Continue reading

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Happy Sunday

Sunday is my favorite day of the week.  I find it very relaxing and rejuvenating.  I prefer to stay home in my jammies and do whatever I really want to do. On my favorite Sundays, I watch Sunday Morning on … Continue reading

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Vintage Mail

WordPress and I are not getting along today.  This is the second time I’ve started this.  All of my words were lost on the previous post started.  Not fun. I talk to my momma almost daily.  During one of our conversations … Continue reading

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Postcards to Share

First let me say that this is post 987.  Only 13 to go to get to post 1000 and my miniature quilt giveaway!  It’s not too late to get in on it.  Just mail me a postcard or letter that … Continue reading

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Controversy — Warning The F Word is used in this post

I came home yesterday afternoon from QuiltCon 2013, the first quilt show put on by The Modern Quilt Guild.  It was held in Austin, Texas and I’m hoping it continues to be held there.  I loved Austin! Last night some … Continue reading

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Second Post

I started writing a post earlier this week.  I never finished it.  Just was well.  It was full of gritching about all the things that had gone wrong in my little corner of the world over the previous several days.  You … Continue reading

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Stirred not Shaken

Yes, right now, I’m wishing I had a good drink.  I’m more the margarita type than the martini type, though the title of the post describes me and not the drink I’m wanting.  I’m all stirred up! I went to a … Continue reading

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Little things and Other things on my Mind

I’ve been watching as much of the Olympics as I can.  I have it on now.  As I started to write this, women’s weight lifting come on the channel I was watching.  I cannot watch that.  I tried the other … Continue reading

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