How do you make a choice??? A couple of days ago an old friend came to town to attend a convention. She is the reason I began going to Houston each year for the big quilt show. Sadly, we hadn’t seen each other in several years, as she lives in […]

Tea, anyone?

Can you imagine having afternoon tea while enjoying this view? That’s what one of my daughters and I did this afternoon! 🙂 She was away when my birthday rolled around, so this was her delayed birthday gift to me, and it was wonderful. We were on the twenty-third floor of […]

Short get-away

Gosh, I can’t believe it’s been so long since I’ve updated my blog! I guess life has just been going along as usual, and nothing has stood out to write about lately. However, that changed yesterday. DH and I took off to go to Cedar City, UT, to see two […]

Where did the time go? 1

Gosh, I hadn’t realized it had been so long since my last post! A couple of days after that one, though, I went to Phoenix for Quilting in the Desert, staying with a dear friend and her three dogs for almost a week. You may remember that I have a […]


The other night my husband and I went out to dinner. The restaurant we chose is located in a very pretty shopping district, and this was the view that greeted us as we walked along the sidewalk in front of the restaurant. Isn’t it pretty? The combination of the dusky […]

Packing up my machine …. 3

A couple of weeks ago, I received this invitation in the mail, and it sounds like such fun! 🙂 “My” LQS — located a dangerous five minutes from home — is Quiltique (that’s their logo you see on the invitation), a beautiful store that’s also a Bernina dealership. They’ve invited […]