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Holly Field
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A New Quilt
Hello!  I'm back, feeling much better these days.   Since last writing I've been working to finish a few quilts that have been sitting in project boxes for awhile.  The quilt here is for my sister.  She gave me a box full of fat quarter packs and yardage fr...

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Crumbs of French General
Today I will attempt to clean off my sewing table, cutting table, "file" away my mini bolts, and add to the stacks here in the sewing room.  It's amazing how rapidly an organized room declines once creativity is set in motion!  I've also been looking for a ...

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The Sunday Book Review
I'm just curious, if anyone out there can actually tell me when WINTER in the midwest actually STOPS? Really, it must stop soon.  This California girl is a bit frostbitten these days.  One good thing is I'm getting tons of reading, sewing & knitting accompl...

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I tried counting sheep... It didn't work very well.  Do you ever just lay in bed, thoughts and ideas swirling around in your head? I sure do. Insomnia used to drive me crazy. Now I just go with it.  I'll eventually crash sometime.  Adults don't need as much...

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Work from the past year
This past Fall I spent a great deal of time on trains.  No not antique trains (I wish), but Amtrak's  finest!  I never liked flying to start with - always got air sick.  So with that problem, along with the hassles of security, long waits, and delays, I tri...

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New Quilt
Recently I visited my sister and she sent all of these beautiful fabrics home with me to make a quilt for her bed.  There must be about 40 yards of fabric here, half of it in fat quarters.  All of it beautiful, but most of it is fairly light in color.  I ha...

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A finished quilt!
 Is it cold enough for all you out there?  Burrrr..... Good thing I have plenty of sewing to do here, and NO reason to go out!  My studio is totally stocked, my pantry full, so as long as the electricity holds, I should have plenty of sewing time. The finis...

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A New Year
bloggers start off their year with a brand new post January 1, right on
time.  There is plenty of chat about resolutions, a fresh start, buying
new calendars, and setting new goals.  Not here.  If the last few years
have taught me anything, it's th...
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