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Baby Julia

We went to a birthday party on Saturday for our youngest grandson.  I didn’t get any good pictures of Luke, but I did get of couple of our great-granddaughter Julia. This one isn’t the best of Julia, but it is … Continue reading

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More sewing: Glasses case and tooth fairy pillow for Etsy

Here’s my version of the Martha Stewart tooth fairy pillow.  His smile  is lopsided, but I like it like that. I’m getting pretty close to coming up with a pattern for large sunglasses that I really like.  This one is … Continue reading

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Rag quilted baby lovie for Etsy

Here’s the little baby lovie that I listed on Etsy today.  I got the idea for the three-dimensional triangles from a quilt designed by Karen DuMont of KariePatch Designs.  It is featured in the April/May issue of Quilt. I made … Continue reading

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Good things to eat: Lemon Pie and Peanut Butter Cookies!

Here’s my lemon pie that I’ve been bragging about!  I don’t know how it could be any better!! These are not the best peanut butter cookies I have ever eaten, but for gluten free, they aren’t bad.  Somehow, most gluten … Continue reading

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Baby quilt and baby burpies

I was inspired by another blogger to try my hand a random patchwork quilting.  My squares are not as nice as hers since mine are basically three rows of  squares and rectangles.  Her whole square was put together like a … Continue reading

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Magical morning

This didn’t turn out exactly like I thought it would.  This was early one morning last week when the sun had come up, but there was a storm coming in from the west.  I really like the contrast of the … Continue reading

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Spring coasters and heart shaped ornaments for Etsy

I listed this set of coasters on Etsy today.  The binding is hand stitched on one side of each one, so I have been working on them for a while.  Click here to see the rest of the pictures on … Continue reading

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Glasses case for Etsy

I’m still working on the baby quilt, but I had to take a break last night and make a glasses case.  I felt the need to do something with denim again.  Here’s how it turned out. The denim is from … Continue reading

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Rainy day in the country

Another damp, cloudy, rainy day in the country.  At least it wasn’t freezing cold.  Rained most of the afternoon, but not enough to add any water to the lake.  We don’t need any storms, but we do need rain. I … Continue reading

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Quilted purse and crochet soft sculptures

I had a lot of squares left over from the spring baby quilt, so I decided to try making a purse.  I did have a picture and some directions, which of course I didn’t follow.   I had 5 inch … Continue reading

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