Monthly Archives: March 2013

Belated Christmas Gift from the Ex and Two More Surprises

After Christmas my ex-wife, Zoe, gave me a Christmas gift.  I had run by their house to see the grandkids and take pictures of their whole family Christmas Eve.  And in the middle of the eating and present unwrapping, my present … Continue reading

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Joe’s New Old Crazy Quilt

Last summer when I was in Tulsa I got to visit and quilt with Joe, and Gary, and Susie, and Dianne. One night Joe wanted to show me a new quilt he had been gifted from a lady friend of his. … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Sunday and Mama’s Log House

For years Mama’s Log House fabric and quilt store in Huntington, AR has had a sale on Super Bowl Sunday. Several of us decided to go, then plans changed, and so some of us went without the others. We met … Continue reading

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My Four New Dining Chairs and Covering the Seats

I got a call from my friend Skipper one day at school. He was at the estate sale warehouse in Texas. He asked me did I want the four carved back chairs  had really like there. I told him yes, but … Continue reading

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Collecting Shavng Mugs and Mustache Cups for Matt and Fina

Fina is my Exercise Guru that comes to the house 3 days a week. Matt his her husband that went to Morrilton High when I taught there years ago.  How long? Well, their 18-year-old son was at a funeral I attended yesterday. So, it’s … Continue reading

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The Last Meeting of our Button Club was in June in Hot Springs Village

Our last Button Club meeting was in June at Pat W.’s house in Hot Spring Village. We haven’t been meeting regularly for about a year, but Pat wanted to have us to her house to see her colletions. She has … Continue reading

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Antiquing in Conway and Searcy in Januaury

When I borrowed Pat Eaton’s quilts to do a program in January for the Arkansas Quilters Guild and for a program at the Central Arkansas Quilters, I knew I had to get them all back to her house as soon as … Continue reading

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Lucas the Tail-less Wonder Dog Looses his Best Friend

Baxter Miller passed away last month. He was the family pet for the  Rev. Larry and Donna and her mother, Ms. Shirley. Baxter was a registered Shih-Tzu and was my dog Lucas’ cousin. Years ago we decided that Ms. Shirley … Continue reading

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Purchases from the Bortz Estate Sale in Texas

The Bortz Estate Sale in Arlington, Texas took over a year and a half to coordinate and have 5 sales to get rid of the huge collections. Over the past year I have been able to go and work the sales … Continue reading

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Arkansas Quilters Guild October 2012 Meeting – Brenda Horton Speaker

At the regular meeting of the Arkansas Quilters Guild in Little Rock our speaker for the night was Brenda Horton from the Fort Sith area. She sometimes gets to come to our Morrilton sit and sew with Natalie at my house the … Continue reading

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