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April 28, 2013

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Welcome to the last weekend of April! Where is the year going? Am I missing something that it is going so fast? Guess I will welcome May with open arms:)

Have been down with allergies this week again:( Absolutely was miserable most of the week:( Was damp yesterday so that helped and a customer told me about Peppermint oil:) She uses it for her migraines and I was close to those:(  You put the oil across your forehead and down your nose, then some on under the nose and across the cheekbones. Man does it open you up and you smell like peppermint:) Feeling So much better:) Thanks Cam!!!!!

I did get my cross quilted and bound Monday and then did some emb on Bree:) Love her!!! So here are the pics:

I just love how this turned out!!!!
Look there are feathers:) Yea!!!!
Here is Jax posing for me:) I took the camera in the house since I was there most of the time anyway and got a few good ones of the babies:)
Gemma:) Yes she is a princess!
Jax again:)
KoKo. She is a DAT. She thinks she is a do…
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April 21, 2013

Happy San Jacinto Day to ya'll:)

This week went by pretty fast with lunch bunch and sewing at June's this week and then that day I had to go buy groceries:( Just too many things going on!!!! I am home most of this week so I will be back to quilting customer quilts:) since they want them next month I better get moving May is fast approaching!

I did get a few more of mine done:)

I am taking Angela Walters Feathers class through Craftsy... if you haven't looked there you really need to! And I practiced my feathers on this Project Linus. These are the Custom Feathers. Really turned out like....awesome!!!!! There are more feathers in the future for me!

Front of quilt:)
Ok I was doing a Mug Rug Blog Hop and then needed a gift and wala! I am now a mug rug maker:) The buttons are for you to place your cookies on:) Happy Birthday Shelley:) She already got it and likes it:)
Here are 2 more of my curved blocks:) Am SO loving this series!!!! The free patterns are from S…

April 13, 2013

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Hello all:)

What a beautiful day today!!!! Have been working in the yard today! Got all the leaves mowed up and the flower beds cleaned out:) I have planted all my flowers.... silk so I don't have to worry about water rationing again this year. My annuals have their friend soaker hose by them so that is ready:) One of my Hydrangea are starting to get the little bundles of buds:) Now if it just won't freeze!

Don't know where the week went but after the Miracle Tour concert last Sun but I had a concert hangover on Mon so that day was gone! It was an amazing spitual concert!!! Found Josh Wilson's music to my liking:) I already had Colton's CD and some Third Day but did get their new one:)
There is another concert on the horizon so waiting to see if Joan wants to go:) She is moving in June sometime so need to get as many in as we can:)

Also had my Bee get together on Fri. What a fun bunch of ladies!  We are teh Sew Creatives.I started a new twister project... pic is be…

April 7, 2013

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Hi Ya'll:)
My Texas is coming out today:) ha ha! Was a nice 80 degrees yesterday and we are heading there again today:) Of course it was only in the 50's in the middle of the week... just remember that old saying... If you don't like the weather just wait a bit and it'll change:) Well only in the winter season as when it gets hot it stays hot!
Oh by the way there are Bluebonnets on the sides of the roads:)
I got to get some quilting done this week between Dr appts and lunch with retreat group:) That's always fun! Not the Dr appt though:) She has finally learned to pick her battles with me... if I ain't gonna I ain't gonna:) Yup I am a bit stubborn at times:)
So onward with the pictures:)

First up and my favorite!!! Is Christine's Zig Zag quilt. Boy did I have fun quilting this one!!!!! I am SO needing to make me one!

She let me play and was VERY surprised how it looked when she picked it up:)
The back shows the 15 bobbins of thread I used:)
This is one…