Author Archives: Brenda

Quilting and Stitching Update

Hello Everyone! I decided to keep my travel update separate from my crafting update this time so neither one would get too long. While I was on the road, I didn’t get any quilting done, but I was able to … Continue reading

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January 2020 Travel Update

Hello Everyone! It’s been over two weeks since my last post, but we have been on the road. We were gone for 9 days, traveled almost 1700 miles and stayed in four cities. It was busy, but we had fun … Continue reading

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Happy New Year, 2020!

Hello Everyone and Happy New Year. It’s been 2 weeks since my last post, but I’ve been enjoying family time and working on the basement. I would like to thank all of you for your sweet comments on my Home … Continue reading

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Christmas Home Tour 2019

Hello Everyone and welcome to the photo tour of my Christmas quilts and home. Each item and vignette has a story and it would take me all day to write about them and you would be bored with that, so … Continue reading

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Christmas Cross Stitch Finishes

Hello Everyone! I just wanted to pop in this morning and show you a few cross stitch finishes. First up is the small from Merry Chalk Full by Hands On Design and Priscilla Blain. This is the series with the … Continue reading

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Mountain Trip to Bryson City, NC

Hello Everyone! I’m finally getting to my post on our trip to Bryson City, NC that we took on the Monday before Thanksgiving. We had a great time! The weather was good, we ran into a little snow, saw some … Continue reading

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Cross Stitch WIPs and Updates

Hello Everyone! I hope you had a great weekend. My Saturday was busy with the final push to get everything out of the basement before new floors and paint. I spent Sunday editing pictures and stitching. One day last week, … Continue reading

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December 2019 Minis and More Parade, Merry Mini

Hello Everyone! Today is the last Minis and More Parade hosted by Sherri and Michele for the year. The theme for November was Christmas and Holiday. Gifts or quilts, your choice. Since I’ve been busy with the basement refresh, I … Continue reading

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Happy Little Things December Wrap Up

Hello Everyone! Welcome to the last month of the Happy Little Things BOM. If you are making the quilt, you will have received the border and finishing instructions. Make sure to check out Jacquelynne’s information and tips this month. There … Continue reading

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Cyber Week Sale

Hello Everyone! I just wanted to let you know that all my patterns and project bags are on sale in my Etsy shop for 20% off now through December 3. No coupon needed. Happy shopping! I hope you all have … Continue reading

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