Sunday, April 23, 2017


I went to Parkview Church Spring Retreat and had a great time sewing, seeing friends
from other retreats and had a very good time; I made this April BOM from A quilting life Sherri.

This the April Sew can She Mini Block by Caroline  I just need to put the binding on.    
Have it all quilted

This is a petit basket  I made with foam, a new experience will make a nice gift.   I will be teaching how to make these to the Rittman Stitchers in June.
You tube Fat Quarter Shop

These are placemats I designed my self from 3 inch blocks made with l 1/2
inch strips.Now I need to quilt and put the binding on.
I did all these things in 2 days of sewing.

Sunday, April 16, 2017


My Son Eric got me these shoes to match my kitchen curtains. Now I have a pink kitchen
and years ago he bought  pink eyelet material in Brazil and I made kitchen curtains with it.
 And here this week he took me shopping and bought me these shoes. click on them and see they look
just like my curtain material.  How exciting is that?


These daffodils are a sure sign of Spring and Summer . The sun is shinning great today . Hope you all are having a great day and doing something you will enjoy.

Friday, April 7, 2017


If you watch the Young & Restless you must read this book.  It is about his life being born in a
hospital basement and the next day the hospital was  destroyed by bombs. How his family
lost their home to the Natzi and his father had heart attack an died from it.
He came to American and was in many Shakespeare  recitals, movies  Gun Smoke, Titantic  before Y& R
He was  a great in sports , soccer , track and tennis.1958 won German Youth Team championship
in Discus, Javelin, and shot put. In 1973 won the U S National Soccer Championship with   
Los Angeles Maccabees, There are 16 pages  of photographs of his life and career, 

Saturday, April 1, 2017


April is here and the daffodils are in bloom. The Lettuce is up my husband planted. I have been busy Spring cleaning  my  house.
 Just need to do the Living Room and Dinning Room and I can get back to sewing again.
So many things I should finish but I take on new projects all the time. Every  blog I read gives 
me ideas I want to make,