Bethpage Augusta/Melissa Retreat Year Two 2013

| November 18, 2013

What a wonderful retreat we had this past weekend.  What do NONQUILTERS do to renew their minds, spirits, and funny bones!?  Quilters go on retreats!  We had three days of giggles, creativity and gourmet meals served to us on white table cloths with NO DISHES TO DO!  What could be better! If you don’t know […]

Camp Loopy 2012 and Other Happy Things

| May 18, 2012

I am going to CAMP LOOPY again this year.   I never cease to be amazed at how a VIRTUAL KNITTING CAMP can be SO EXCITING – make that exhilarating!  Seriously, I am looking forward to it.  If you are a knitter and want to go to CAMP LOOPY…… is the link….. Today I […]

Swirly Girls OPEN HOUSE April 27, 2012

| April 28, 2012

Congratulations to the SUCCESSFULL Swirly Girls – Susan and Chris!  They had a lovely OPEN HOUSE last night in their new studio in Brandermill.  Here are some of the beautiful sights at their new studio!  Check out that new Swirly Girls circle quilt… it!  AND THE BETTER HOMES AND GARDEN  QUILT LOVERS FAVORITE COVER!  CONGRATS […]

Do you remember the POT of WHITE CHICKEN CHILI that we ate at the APPLIQUE BEE? NOW….you can make it too!!!!!!!!!

| February 6, 2012

It is hard to forget the big pot of steaming white chicken chili that I took a picture of Sunday at Susan’s house (remember the APPLIQUE BEE for February?)  I have been getting requests for the recipe – and Susan was so nice to share it – so here it is! Susan’s WHITE CHICKEN CHILI […]

Sit and Stitch and Richmond Modern Quilt Guild

| June 19, 2011

Friday was packed with LOTS of GIGGLES…I don’t know what got into us…..but it felt good.  First we had SIT AND STITCH and then we had a RICHMOND MODERN QUILT GUILD meeting.   Here are some highlights of our creativity.  This is Catherine’s postcard……she cut out “A NEW SONG” from the pages of a Jan […]