Monthly Archives: March 2017

Sand Dollars and Sea Horses

In 1961 we went on a trip to Florida. We collected sand dollars and Mama got  couple of dried sea horses. I remember she made a purse with glued on sea shells. She used it in the summer for years. … Continue reading

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An Idea from Pat Results in Her a New Quilt

My good friend,  Pat, one day about 2 weeks ago, sent me a picture of a bird machine embroidered/thread painted on some flowers. She said it would be a good pattern for wood burning. Well, I was sitting by the … Continue reading

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W.N.S. March 15 – Beef Stroganoff

W.N. S. -I looked up beef stroganoff on the web. To make it from scratch was almost the same as from the box of Hamburger Helper. I voted for the box. The box has 2 packages of spices and 2 … Continue reading

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G-Maw Mary’s Sit and Sew – March 15

We had sit and sew at G-Maw Mary’s yesterday. It was kay, Margaret, Fannie, Mary P., Mary L., and Wanda. We all brought stuff to work on. I had been up until 4:00 the night before, so I just cut … Continue reading

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Spring Flowers Bring Cold Weather

Our weather in Arkansas changes so fast. We really haven’t had a bad winter. But, this hot, cold, back and forth, sunny then cloudy days are weird. Through all this my flowers have been blooming everywhere. No matter what, I … Continue reading

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Framing Collectibles and Mama’s Memories

When we had Mama’s estate sell and divided things, I ended up with several things  and jewelry that I wanted to frame. I love the Victorian shadow boxes with various old items in them. I have made 3 big ones … Continue reading

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Arkansas Quilters Guild Meeting – March 2017 – Part 3

Shannon Young was our speaker for the March meeting of 2017. She is a AQG guild member and has held many offices. Her program was hilarious! The thing I couldn’t get over was she makes quilts, but doesn’t bind them. … Continue reading

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