Be careful what you say at Quilt Retreat

I’ve been holding out on you, probably because if I put it in writing, that makes it official. No turning back.  No changing my mind. Here’s the scoop: On September 30, I was at my annual quilt retreat with a group of long-time quilting buddies. (I've mentioned my retreat friends to you over the years,… Continue reading Be careful what you say at Quilt Retreat

Quilt retreat: A wonderful place to start a pumpkin quilt

This past weekend I attended an informal quilt retreat with long-time friends. We meet twice a year in the spring and fall to sew or scrapbook, eat, talk, laugh and enjoy each other’s company. I’ve been gathering with these lovely ladies for more than a decade, and it is truly a blessing. I’ve written about… Continue reading Quilt retreat: A wonderful place to start a pumpkin quilt

Counting my quilting blessings

  Spring has finally sprung in Minnesota, and I'm so thankful for warm days, green grass, budding trees and singing birds! Maybe that's why I decided to add another piecing project to my list!  I've started working on a darling pattern called "Springville" by Thimble Blossoms, and I\'m using a beautiful new fabric collection by… Continue reading Counting my quilting blessings