The Vermont Quilt Festival! One of the nice things about traveling is you never know what surprises will pop up! The Vermont Quilt Festival was one of those surprise coincidences that was happening very close to where we were camped in Vermont...and how could I not resist? For your enjoyment. Most of these were from… Continue reading Vermont Quilt Festival!
Hi All! Ahh! Now the fun of the trip coming home. We decided to travel the northern route by way of Canada! I thought it would make for a great adventure and shock some of my nerves to see how easy (or hard) it would be to cross the border with our RV! Garmin took… Continue reading Scenes from the Dashboard Series: The Road FROM Vermont!
Hi Friends! We've been gone for a little over a week on a camping trip to Vermont. Our destination was South Hero, VT for a family reunion. As part of my 'Scenes from the Dashboard' series I'd thought I'd post some highlights of that trip. We planned our journey to take us on the way… Continue reading Scenes From The Dashboard Series: The Road to Vermont!
Hi Friends, I've been silent here for a week or so due to a special week upon the high seas in celebration of my parents' 50th Wedding Anniversary! They love cruising so all of the kids and family got together aboard the Oasis of the Seas for a trip of a lifetime! The snow was on… Continue reading Cruising the Caribbean Day 1 – All Aboard!
Well it has been a busy few weeks for me and I'm going to need to do a few posts just to get it all in. In April I went to the 2009 edition of the International Quilt Festival...so I'll need to do a post on that when I get a chance. There were some… Continue reading From the Prairie to the Last Frontier to the Crossroads of America, a busy May!
Hello friends, On Saturday I decided to get a reading on the local quilt shops, shop for some fabric and all around just wanted to get out and see what's changed. I like to do this every once in a while just to get some inspiration and also to take the temperature in the local… Continue reading Quilt Hop Day – NW Chicago
Entschuldigen Sie (excuse me), wo ist das Stoff-Lager? (where can I find the fabric store? stoffe shoppe?) I asked this question a few times while I was on a vacation trip to Germany and Austria earlier this month. I was curious to see how our German and Austrian counterparts went about purchasing their fabrics, sewing… Continue reading Really, don’t you all sew here? A German and Austrian trip report.