Have you ever stopped to realize how easy a smile spreads when you share one???
Look at this sweet smile… tell me she doesn’t make you wanna grin right back!!!
Her parents also sent this sweet photo of her with the quilt I made for your play with….
Later this week Molly got snuggling with her squirrel gifted to her by her boyfriend Max at Christmas….
She loves this toy more than any of her others… it is sooo sweet! And yes… this is a hand quilted quilt she is snuggling in… it is one I made for her and my honey to enjoy together!
Due to the weather Jannessa didn’t get to come over for her birthday celebrating until Tuesday the 18th (her birthday was a week earlier !!!). She had said she preferred chocolate chip cookies for her birthday so I made her a big cookie for her birthday as a surprise and she loved it!! Then she got her scissor fob too… once home she shared her fob in place…
This is a shot on our new plates and showing off Jannessa’s great fmq on this table runner in our kitchen!!!!
Here is my journal for this week… it was a VERY busy week for us.. it all didn’t get captured here though!!!! lol
Above is the beginning of card slots and below you can see those card slots on the interior of the wallet…
After 2 play dates Jannessa and I each have a wallet to enjoy that is complete!
I used Tula Pink Squirrels on the outside of mine with black and lavender trims…
And here it is hanging with my keys… ready for an adventure…
If you are interested in finding out about this wallet/purse check out THIS link for the pattern 🙂
And we have each pulled fabrics. Here are mine….
We need a few more bits so this will go on the books for mid March to make.
When making bags or wallets USE YOUR IMAGINATION though… look at this example I saw in the Sew Sweetness facebook group …
She took a plain fronted bag and added some amazing fmq details on this and a fancy strap too!
Thursday we had snow… I loved just watching it fall as I quilted and sewed on different projects on my list….
It never accumulated to anything so that made the falling snow all day even more fun to watch!
I have completed 1 of these crochet squares with buttonhole stitching and started on another…
I am very pleased with how the Appalachian Delight quilting progress is going…
Here is a close up of one of the bear in the cabin blocks complete on the bottom half of the block (as far as I can reach 🙂 )
This is the 3rd block over and where I will be working today….
Here are a last couple of facebook finds with significant meaning to me ….
What is your love language???
Mine is quality time I think… although I love being spoiled with any of the above ways of showing love 💖
In closing I want you to read this remember life is short… live it with zest!
Have a blessed week ahead and thanks for stopping into my little spot from the mountains of North Carolina!!! I hope you share your fave love language in the comments below 😍