Monthly Archives: July 2015

My Birthday Feeding Frinzy

Let the feeding frenzy start! My birthday was last Wednesday. I was 64. Yea, me!! Well, Leslie called and wanted to take me to lunch. We met at Wendy’s and I had my usual. Then Debbie called and we always … Continue reading

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Summer Eating – Egg Salad and Tomato Sandwiches.

I have lost 6 pounds in the last two weeks because it is so hot I haven’t wanted anything heavy or greasy. I decided to make egg and olive. Well, that’s what we call it. Some people call it egg … Continue reading

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Miniature Quilts and a Tessalation

I am just posting some pictures of some miniature quilts for the gang. I took them in Jackson, MS this weekend. We are doing a miniature challenge this year. Just something to get an idea from. Oh, and then there … Continue reading

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Gulf States Quilting Association Lecture

I went to Jackson, Mississippi this weekend to do a quilt lecture for the general membership of the Gulf States Quilting Association. They include 4 states and around 25 guilds in their area. I did a program of my scrap … Continue reading

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Mississippi Craft Center – A Fantastic Place

Saturday, I did a quilt lecture at the Mississippi Craft Center in Jackson, Mississippi. The center was an impressive large modernistic building. It had a huge craft gallery where the artists’ crafts had to be judged to get in. Big meeting … Continue reading

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Buttons from Switzerland and Germany

Friends went to Germany to see their daughter this summer, and they brought me back some buttons, trinkets, and a hand-painted brooch. They were wrapped in two small sacks. There were two different reindeer buttons, an edelweiss button, a Saint … Continue reading

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Jingle Bells All the Way!

I called Joan and went over to watch a movie this afternoon. The 30 Christmas stockings I made for the service project needed jingle bells. All stockings need jingle bells. I had a bunch collected through the years, so we … Continue reading

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Christmas Shopping at the A to Z Warehouses in Alma

I got a call from Mrs. Barbi and she and Grandmaw Peggy wanted to go to the A to Z stores in Alma Saturday. They asked me to go along with them. Boy, it was a hot day. Thank goodness for air-conditioned vehicles. … Continue reading

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Arkansas Quilters Guild July 2015 Meeting

The Arkansas Quilters Guild in Little Rock had their regular July meeting last Monday. It was one of those very hot and steamy nights. The program was our annual yard sale with anything sewing related. Not too many people there. … Continue reading

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Central Arkansas Quilters July 2015 Meeting – Miniature Quilts

The CAQ July meeting program was on miniature quilts. The guest speaker and vendor was Charlotte from Pinwheel fabrics in Benton area. It was a very good informative meeting. Of course, we did a little business and had show and tell. … Continue reading

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