Category Archives: Family

A Dog Gone Cute Quilt

Our niece and her husband are expecting their first baby in about 6 weeks. The prospective parents are very passionate about dogs. They, of course, have a dog, but also foster rescue dogs and are active with Stray Rescue. When … Continue reading

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A Nautical Quilt

I just finished this very nautical quilt for a new baby. The parents requested a nautical theme with navy, yellow and aqua. Collecting nautical theme fabrics in the Midwest was a little tricky but I finally found enough. The quilt … Continue reading

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Girl’s weekend at the beach

The week after Labor Day, I flew out to visit Beth. We drove down to Fort Bragg and stayed in a cute little cottage close to the beach for a long weekend. We visited Mendocino, did the art walk in … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Week

Last night, at the November Bits ‘n’ Pieces meeting, Tracy and I wrapped up the 2013 Kid’s Quilt challenge project. Members brought in a total of 74 quilts made from the brown bag challenge packets. I know of another 8 … Continue reading

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A Great Visit with Beth

It’s been a very busy month so far! I was home for a week after Quilt Market and then took off again for California to visit Beth and John. It was a very fun week with visits to Trinidad, Crescent … Continue reading

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John’s Quilt

My daughter, Beth, has been home for almost 2 weeks. It’s been fabulous having her here! We’ve had a pretty hectic schedule seeing relatives, doing some hanging out, shopping, sight-seeing, etc. We’ve also squeezed in some sewing. She shipped some … Continue reading

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Family Days in July

July has just flown by so far! Mac and I spent two glorious weeks in the cool weather of coastal California and in the Cascade mountains. We flew into Los Angeles and spent several days with Kevin. The day after … Continue reading

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Weekend Fun

It’s always fun when friends come to visit and we get to play for the weekend. This time we really played because two of our visitors were 3 and 5. The boys all went to the zoo on Saturday while … Continue reading

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What a difference a week makes!

  My talented husband, Mac, took these great photos. The one above has all that great color. The one below is just a week later. Fall is definitely here!

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Visiting Beth and John

I’m currently in Eureka, California visiting my daughter Beth and her husband John. The weather here is beautiful and we’ve been able to do some hiking and other outdoor activities. Our first day we went to the Arcata Farmer’s Market. … Continue reading

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