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Blocks from the Past Quilt Along Week 19

How’s your quilt coming??? I am posting this in January, so I hope my quilt is coming along well. My goal is one block a week. I liked the three blocks this week. They are found on pages 44, 45, and 79. The first block is Double “T”, on page 44. For this block, I…

Goblin Valley – NQR

For a couple of days during Spring Break, we took the kids to Goblin Valley, the middle of nowhere Southern Utah. It’s a giant sandbox. Everyone loved it! They never got tired of climbing around in the Valley of the Goblins. To see beauty in the middle of the sandbox made me aware of the…

Quilts of Valor and the Moda Piece and Comfort Challenge

It’s no secret that I am a big supporter of Quilts of Valor. So much so that I recently took a break from my tight schedule trying to get my next book done to make a few quilts. The first top I finished earlier in the year using Sandy Gervais’ Americana line called Red, White…

Spring Fling Mini Swap

I participated in my first mini quilt swap on Instagram a couple months ago. I had a great experience. I found some new friends, had a lot of fun making a mini quilt and received a fun mini quilt in return. I quickly signed up for another swap. This one is called the Spring Fling Mini…

APQ Quilt Along

A couple months ago I was at a quilt retreat. I had many projects that I should have been working on, but I couldn’t help starting on my Four Patch American Patchwork and Quilting quilt along quilt. I used a jelly roll and a layer cake to make a four patch in a four patch…

Piece and Comfort Challenge

When I heard of the Moda Piece and Comfort Challenge, I instantly knew I wanted to be involved. I love both of the fabric lines, and I am passionate about the Quilts of Valor Organization. I called around and found out that Thimbles and Threads, one of my local quilt shops, was a participating shop. A…

It’s Spring in the Rocky Mountains! A Sale and a Giveaway

A couple days ago, the temperature hit 70 degrees. With daylight savings time (which I don’t particularly care for, but that is a different story), it got dark later, and my kids played outside until it was time for bed. I love it when they play outside all day! It’s only better when the trees in…