Category Archives: Family

Preppy the Whale

Earlier this year I started a whale quilt for my oldest son.  His favorite show is Octonauts and he loves learning about ocean creatures.  So, when I saw the Preppy the Whale pattern by Elizabeth Hartman, I wanted to make … Continue reading

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Family Photos 2016

About a month ago we had some family photos taken.  Getting Max to sit still is nearly impossible, but we did manage to get some beautiful shots.  I thought it would be fun to share them with you today – … Continue reading

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Summer Photos

Summer is flying by, isn’t it? Here in Minnesota we have been having a beautiful summer, without as much heat and humidity as we usually have.  (I’m sure those of you down south are scoffing at my idea of heat). … Continue reading

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Streak Over

So I had trouble sleeping last night. I realized that I made a mistake in the information that I sent out for the QAL runner.  I laid awake being upset with myself for making a mistake on something so simple, … Continue reading

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Fall and Halloween 2015

Life just seems to be a whirlwind lately.   It really cuts into time for things like blogging and cleaning (cough, cough), but I still managed to have a camera handy occasionally to capture a few precious moments from the past … Continue reading

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A Favorite Fall Day

A beautiful fall is in full swing here in Minnesota.  It’s my favorite time of year and I wanted to share a few pictures from one of my favorite days this fall.   Before I do that, I wanted to share … Continue reading

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New Fall 2015 Pattern Preview – Part 1

Fall quilt market is right around the corner, and with that comes the release of lots of fun things in the quilting industry.  My contribution is 4 new single patterns – each with several options.  Today I’m going to share 2 … Continue reading

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