As we isolate in our home place Daisy Meadows this week… I welcome you from North Carolina USA 🙂 I hope my blog post will bring you diversion to what is happening in our world as we learn to live apart. We are over our sinus infections I am happy to report and we have had a busy week!
I made masks for me and my honey and Jannessa and her hubby. My bestie Connie kicked off the fun by making 24 for her and her coworkers to use over their masks at work to prolong their life.
Did you know I was a RN in a previous life? I worked with critically ill kids mainly … cardiac was my joy and teaching was fun too ❤ Now I am a stitcher…
but Hand Quilting is not setting well with me this week so I did other HANDee projects…. and I have found a bit of whimsical fun finishing on the internet too… Facebook specifically 😀
To the left is a sweet lady that finished quilts for twins due in April! Aren’t they cute!!!!
I have the window open to hear the river running down the side of our yard… and to hear mother nature in the form of birds and squirrels and such… I have music playing on my little Bose speaker from my cell phone app for Pandora… and I am waiting for a friend to go live on facebook so I can have some conversation virtually… have you tried this yet???
Here is a look at my flying geese bodies and pairs and pairs of wings too… waiting to be stitched all together…
Above you will also see the masks I made for Jannessa and her husband! Whenever I can get these to her 🙂
Below I am marking lines on the back of squares for snowball blocks for this same quilt… oh my! Sew much cutting is happening here!!!
I made a bag for the washer and dryer for our cpap straps. Both my honey and I use CPAP machines when we sleep for apnea… those straps need a good wash every so often so I made a mesh bag thanks to a stash of mesh from my friend Jannessa 😀
I am on the last block that I have prepped on the button hole stitching… this is another HANDY project…
Now to draw out this weeks grid!!! lol
Look at this 1870 Grant Brothers Sewing Machine we sold this week! I will miss it …
Here is a sweet pic of my dd… darling daughter… she sent me… I miss her! She has her life in Kentucky these days though!
A life without a work day is hard to become used to… you must create routines for yourself and hold yourself accountable. Bullet journaling helps me focus my creative time but you can use it for anything!!!
I hope to finish all the cutting for the Shelbyville-Lancaster Quilt top… Jannessa and I are to chat about when we will start our briefcase building this week so I will know better then as we are doing it virtually on FaceTime I think! I want to quilt and prep for crochet all 40 fusion quilt blocks and spend time with my honey and our pooch enjoying life…
What are your goals for this upcoming week? Please share! Did you know Bluprint is running a free 2 week trial until April 9?? Go to Bluprint dot com and check out the free classes and see if it is your cup of tea this week 😀
Have a blessed week and thanks for visiting with me 🙂 I pray you feel uplifted from your visit!