Category Archives: travels

Saskatchewan Stitching Conference

I was armed. Coffee, cookies and the Country Register by my side. 800 kilometers of Highway 16 ahead of me. It was tempting to go via Moose Jaw just to visit two of my favorite quilt stores, but I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Cruising

This week I want to extend a warm welcome to the new friends I met and made on the recent quilting cruise. It was a special time. Since coming home I have been anxious to finish the log cabin quilt … Continue reading

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Houston, Houston

Let me just say – GO! If you ever have a chance, you will not regret it. Our 3 days were roughly divided into a day of classes, a day of quilt exhibits and a day of shopping. Hardly enough. … Continue reading

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Hit the Road, Jack

We enjoy our annual summer drive through the Canadian prairies (20 hours, return trip). There are no mountains, and not even many hills. There are no oceans. It can be hundreds of miles between cities. In fact, there are many times … Continue reading

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Inspirations from SE Asia (Part 3 – Singapore)

The winner of Anne’s Garden (Grand Give Away 2016) will be announced next week. This is a reproduction quilt made in honour of my mom, who inspired me in so many things, including quilting. All subscribers as of Sunday, June 5th will be … Continue reading

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Inspiration from SE Asia (Part 2 – Malaysia)

Countdown to Grand Give Away 2016 – 3 weeks. We are now down to just a few weeks. Don’t miss the chance to win this colourful 3-D quilt. Anyone who subscribes to this blog is eligible to win. Anne’s Garden ******************* … Continue reading

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Inspiration from SE Asia (Part 1-Vietnam)

Countdown to Grand Give Away 2016 – 4 weeks. We are now down to just a few weeks. Don’t miss the chance to win this colourful 3-D quilt. Anyone who subscribes to this blog is eligible to win. ******************* The theme … Continue reading

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Mystery Location (April) Revealed

Countdown to Grand Give Away 2016 – 5 weeks. ******************* Ken’s Kitchen: Steamed Bok Choy Pork Besides being healthy, this is a nice light meal. Perfect for lunch. In the month of April we posted a whopping 160,900 miles for the 1 … Continue reading

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Tina & I on Retreat

This is Tina, and she keeps me company at the lake.  Last week when it was just the 2 of us, we worked on 2 quilts (still on my work-in-progress (WIP) list as unfinished objects (UFOs)) , some quilted postcards … Continue reading

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A Fabulous Fall

Last week Tina & I were on retreat.  She is the latest addition to my sewing machine collection.  You will find out more about her next week and see some of the work we did in the weeks to come. … Continue reading

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