Category Archives: Quilting

Coffee Klatch

If we could grab a decadent looking pastry and a wonderful cup of coffee, here are a few things I’d share this Monday morning. My husband and I are finally feeling better after 14 days. We’re down to just dealing with … Continue reading

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In Between

The last week of December is always an interesting seven days in between Christmas and New Years. School vacation for some children, short work week for companies, taking down and putting away decorations for many, and reflecting on the past … Continue reading

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Colors of the season

December seems to bring out the red and green at our house – big and small, wreaths, Poinsettias, and decorations all illuminated by lights. I need light on these dark and gloomy days where you have to make your own … Continue reading

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Over coffee

If we were having coffee, I’d probably tell you that the outside is buttoned up for the coming winter season. Leaves are deep and a couple of acres of them still need to be moved. The only gardening left is … Continue reading

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Garden and Thread

The foliage is beautiful, but the garden is getting sleepy, very sleepy. We’ve had temps in the 20’s at night with snow flurries a little north of here. Killington ski area in Vermont is open with man-made snow. It’s getting close, … Continue reading

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Gardening, quilting and traveling

Here’s hoping you all had a nice weekend. We certainly enjoyed some delicious smoked meat, sides, and good craft beer to celebrate the 4th here at home. The State of New Hampshire played host to about 900,000 visitors with a dozen … Continue reading

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Ready, set, go

We’ve been getting ready for our trip, but in between I’ve been working outside doing cleanup work. I don’t have it done, but I’ve put in several days of work especially after two trees were removed. One more to be … Continue reading

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Spring

Hooray – we survived winter! With blizzards and Nor’easters coming one right after another, we moved over 92″ of snow. That’s a lot of snow, friends. While there is still snow on the ground, it is mostly on the edges … Continue reading

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Winter

It has snowed for two days, and we have one more day to go in this particular storm. The snow piles from the 58″ on the ground are almost unbelievable. No matter where you drive around town, you see amazing snow … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Small projects for me

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