How one tiny drop of sap from a really nasty plant can REALLY mess with you. Read More
Lately my iron seems to know just when I'm going to need it, and turns itself on to be hot and ready for me. How does it know? Read More
Put together this ironing pad in just a few minutes to use right on your work table instead of an ironing board! Read More
My nephew Weston is leaving for college this week, and so it' his turn for a going-to-college quilt. I sped up making it by using "throw away" pre-quilted blocks . . . Read More
Learning to do free-motion quilting is a lot like learning to ride a bike. It can take a lot of wobbling before you finally get to that "AHA!" place where you can quilt confidently and beautifully. But what if you could skip the wobbling?
We always see the beginnings of our stories. Sometimes we get to see the end. Read More
Sometimes we think that a quilt has to be extraordinarily beautiful to be special.
But the quilts that we can throw on the floor, let the baby barf on, and curl up on the bed with the dogs are special for a different reason.