• Finished Quilts in 2010

    Click pictures for full details! Julia's Field of Blessings See Mom, I *Can* Make Snowmen in Texas! All Shook Up Pansies & Primroses Vintage Spring Vintage Baby A Bad Copy
  • Finished Quilts in 2009

    Click pictures for full details! Sunshine & Swimming Pools Loving Hands Boy Woogies Carina's Quilt Front Charity Quilt 1 Charity Quilt 2
  • Finished Quilts: Previous Years

    My sister's quilt Elena's Signature Quilt Cosmic Spiral Simona's Flower Garden ...And Everything Nice The Wool Quilt The Original Woogie
  • Finished Craft Projects

    Traveling Car Playmat Brown Bear Matching Cards
  • Finished Girls’ Dresses & Costumes

  • Quilt To Do List

    *Julia's "Baby" Quilt
    *Bethlehem Quilt
    *Kaffe Fassett String Quilt
    *Star Happy Batik Quilt
    *Red & Tan Single Wedding Ring Quilt (blocks made)
    *Batik Charm Square Quilt
    *Lingerie Quilt
    *Purple & Gold Mystery Quilt (just needs quilting!)
    *Eagle paper-pieced Quilt (@ half pieced)
  • Other Craft Project To Do List

    *Alphabet Matching Card Game
    *Apple/Pear Dress for Elena
    *Pillow Case Dress for Julia
    *Knit Dress for Elena (need to do post!)
    *Knit Shorts for Me
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My Beautiful (& Blurry) Flowergirls

The last of my siblings got married this weekend and my girls had the honor of being his flowergirls!  It was a great weekend.  We spent lots of time seeing family that hasn’t been seen in a long time, and my girls were THRILLED to see their very favorite older cousin Sarah who now lives too far away.

I was *SO* proud of Elena and Julia as they walked down the aisle – we could have used some more smiles from Elena, but smiling and walking was too much to remember!

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The above picture is the only picture I got of them walking down the aisle — I needed to be ready to ‘catch’ Julia before she made it to the steps.  There was no way she was going to make it through the whole ceremony standing at the front!  Can’t wait to see the photographer’s non-blurry photos!

Elena did a great job standing with the Maid of Honor, although it was funny to watch her inspect said Maid of Honor’s nail polish, pick up dropped jewels from the floor (jewelry on the bride’s bouquet broke off), etc.  Luckily she didn’t distract *too much* (I hope!).

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Julia, meanwhile, ate Puffs (our normal keep-quiet-in-Church routine) and generally squirmed:



And my brother got married.  (our parents looking on)  Awwww….

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Unfortunately, despite her good walking-down-the-aisle performance, Julia was not interested in pictures at all.  She’d cry and run as soon as I put her down with the bride.  But we did try!


Who me? Cry?  I’m a happy girl!

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And now to finish the hand quilt — I started quilting it last night after we got back in town and only have one week to finish it!  Must. Get. To. Work.

OH, and Happy 6th Anniversary to my husband and I: we acknowledged it yesterday but hope to go out and actually celebrate it this next weekend!

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