Showing posts from February, 2016

Last Sunday in February.....

Hi all,

What gorgeous weather we are having the last few days... well after 1.5 inches of rain and the cold front that came through:) It is getting closer to Spring and Mother Nature is teasing us every week:)

I finally caught Baby and took her to Emancipet... a low cost spay and Neuter clinic in Killeen. She was 2 weeks pregnant but is now all spade and running around again:) I kept her in a large carrier over night and part of the following day after surgery. She was ready to go out for sure!!! I opened the carrier and then went inside and had closed the screen door.... well she climbed right up it.... so I opened the door and out she went:)  She has ventured back in to play with Bob. Now I thought Bob wouldn't have any problems with Baby being in the studio.... wrong!!! He was So not happy!!!  Guess she can visit but not move in:) Too funny!!!

I was busy quilting this week so let's get to the pictures!

Karen from Maine made this lovely:)
I quilted lots and lots of feathers …

Sad week here:(

Well we lost a fur baby this week:( MisKiti was 4 years old and came to us on her own with babies inside her little oven. She had her babies and we kept her and 2 of them:) Jax and Gemma. She hasn't been herself for almost a month... not eating like she used to, so tried all different foods whenever she wanted something to eat and she still lost weight. She started sleeping and staying away more and more so took her in on Tuesday. They did all the blood work and Xrays. Blood work was all good but the Xray showed an obstruction in her intestines. So exploratory surgery was needed.... they found a big cancer tumor, her intestines were ripped and it was also pressing on her stomach. We had the choice to save her and of course then chemo but would that really be a good life for her and then they were only giving her a year or let her go and be free of pain?  So I let her go:( Hard but right decision. So that was a horrible terrible Tuesday!!!! She is greatly missed!!!!

Monday was a gr…

Happy Valentine's Day!

Hope ya'll had a wonderful day! We celebrated Saturday by going to the Marble Falls quilt show and then to eat. Wanted to got o the Bluebonnet Cafe for ribs and pie but the line was WAY out the door so we went to Inman's BBQ and had turkey sausage and brisket:) No line:) And the food was delish!
The show was a nice small show with some beautiful quilts!

My haul:)
This one had 1004 cherries on it. All hand appliqued.
love the kitties!
Very modern:) They hand stitched Sashiko in the corners... loved it!
Hexies and triangles:)
She designed her own patterns... loved the Dresden plate and of course the Hexies.

A cross quilt with Micheal Miller fabric... loved the fabric!!!!

 I got a few quilted and one started last week:) Hope to get it finished this week. Have my last class with Bianca ... the embroidery class tomorrow. Have a sick kitty so hope to get her in Tuesday.Also Guild Tuesday night. Thursday lunch with girls so not home too many days... now the next week is really clear…

First week of February is gone already....

Hi Ya'll,

Another week has quickly gone by!
I had class in Austin at Sew Much More with Bianca. Only 1 more class and it will be embroidery... not the basics she said since we all know them:) Learned a lot of stuff about my stitches and making patterns from them... will I remember? Probably not but I can always look online:)

Tuesday was lunch and errands. Wednesday was an allergy day:( Thursday was more errands... bought a recommended Texas Cedar Allergy remedy and started it right after I got home. Really works!!! Take 15 drops 3x a day and then yesterday started it 2x a day. Feel great!!! Started hubby yesterday... also a success:) Found it in the healthy aisle at HEB. They also have weeds and trees so when Ragweed, cottonwood and Chenopods come into season I will getting some:)

Started quilting Thursday, more on Friday and then finished yesterday. Have another loaded for Monday:)

Madonna made this beautiful Peacock panel quilt.
She always lets me play. Mentioned she might put i…