Pie competition

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This past weekend, my company held their annual picnic. They take over a local park that not only has lots of playground equipment and a beach to play on, but they also organize kids’ games and rent a couple of bouncy houses. Little Chick LOVES bouncy houses. It was a very hot day as you can see […]

Giveaways update

I realize I haven’t posted any giveaway listings in the last several weeks.  I apologize.  Summer just has too much going on and I’ve felt I need to spend more time outdoors, with my family and crafting … not necessarily in that order. Someday in the future I may post them again.  What I’d really […]

FO Friday – spring blocks

Churn Dash quilt block

Guess what I made?!  More blocks!!  Big surprise. I wasn’t sure I could get another quilt block done by the deadline (today), but last weekend Little Chick took an extra-long nap AND it was cold and rainy outside.  What better way to spend an afternoon like that than sewing?   It’s a free block pattern […]