Category Archives: Sewing

The Countdown begins….78 days and counting

Hello from Hell(o), No typo here, it’s Hello from Hades.  Boston has been in a very oppressive heat wave for one week.  My air conditioners have been running non-stop for seven days.  I hate to see my electric bill.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Flowers Everywhere

Good Morning, Today will be a rainy and stormy day here in Boston which is fine by me.  Free water for my garden!  This year my garden is bursting with blooms, color and rapid growth that I can hardly keep … Continue reading

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Love Boat: Exciting and New!

Hello Friends, So, ask any of my family or friends what the two thing I miss the most about days gone by are: (1) my electric typewriter and (2) my 10-key adding machine.  Fear not as wishes do come true. … Continue reading

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BABIES, BABIES, EVERYWHERE!!

Hello friends, Okay, what’s going on???  Babies galore.  In one week, I’ve had 2 orders for new baby girl quilts.  And, the same theme, ELEPHANTS.  And the same base color, grey.  One with yellow, the second with pink.  I have … Continue reading

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WHEN FAILURE HAPPENS, MOVE ON

Good Morning, I’m a day late this week.  Excuse:   I wanted to take some pics for you but my phone was hungry and needed to be charged. By the time I remembered, it was too dark for pics so here … Continue reading

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Remember? from Past Posts

Hello friends, Today, here in Boston, I’m prepping for an Arctic blast expected for tomorrow.  We’re expecting a low of 1° with a wind chill of -17° to -25°.  Yikes, that’s cold even for us New Englanders so you know … Continue reading

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From Failure to Success

Hi friends, I hope that everyone has recovered from biggest over-eating day of the year, Thanksgiving. Although my Thanksgiving Day meal was simple and traditional, I made way too much food so we were eating turkey for days.  NOTE TO … Continue reading

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