Monthly Archives: December 2013

Winter’s Night

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Michigan Snow

River and I are in Michigan visiting my parents. Snow abounds. Beautiful, and exciting to River. It’s good to be back.

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Christmas Past and Present

Christmas was quite lovely this year. The day itself was mellow and nice. I would like to say that we got through the holiday without any drama, but that would be a lie. Most of the drama was probably in … Continue reading

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December 25th, 2013

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Still Quilting

Still working on the beautiful Christmas present. It is coming along. Tying it now, then need to add the border. Here you can see a mess up I made earlier when sewing a piece on. These are from yesterday:

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Gingerbread People, baked and frosted

No one and nothing is perfect. Our efforts at holiday charm don’t have to be perfect, they just have to be heartfelt. Good Luck

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Gingerbread People

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More Holiday Crafting

Ahhh, an evening to ourselves. Here my stepdaughter is working on a small quilted wall hanging as I sew on a wall hanging as well. Both gifts. Tea and time. Special. I gotta go soak this up. : )

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The Week and a Half Quilt

I started this quilt several years ago intending for it to be a family quilt. I have recently decided that I will make it, instead, for someone special to me. Shhh, it’s a solstice surprise. One week left and I … Continue reading

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Grocery Shopping

I had a wonderful time grocery shopping yesterday. Our family highly values eating food that was grown without the use of pesticides (bug killing chemicals) or harmful fertilizers. We also believe that eating locally grown food is best. When we … Continue reading

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