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Be You in the New Year

  I have learned that I am happiest when I am me. (It sounds like a dumb statement, but many people spend a lot of time trying to be someone else). My resolution for 2016 is to continue to be … Continue reading

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Scrappy Treasure

Each year on the first Saturday in December, I host a brunch for 20 of my closest quilting friends. We call it the “Fabric is Better Than Food Brunch”, and this tradition has lasted for 15 years. Each year one … Continue reading

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Some of My Holiday Quilts Visited the Office

Several of my holiday quilts added to the festive atmosphere in the DeKalb County Law Department this holiday season. Staff and guests at our annual Holiday Open House always enjoy the quilts.  

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Quilts Find New Homes at Neighbors Jewelry and Quilt Open House

Each year on the second Saturday in November, my neighbor Connie Marshall and I open her home to friends who collect our creations. Connie makes jewelry. I make quilts. This year was the best ever. Attendance and sales exceeded all … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Euphoria

What does the happiest moment of your life look like in fabric? Dreaming of Euphoria is what my happiest moment looks like.

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Christmas Shopping

There are many special aspects to Christmas, but shopping is the most fun. This little quilt called Christmas Shopping pays homage to the joy of Christmas shopping. I try to make at least one Christmas quilt each year. Christmas Shopping … Continue reading

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A Bouquet in Red and White for My Sorors of Delta Sigma Theta

The women of Delta Sigma Theta sorority are celebrating 102 years of sisterhood. Here is  A Bouquet in Red and White just for you. Happy Founders Day, Sorors!

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Rejoice Always

I love the idea of a new year — a time when you can mentally wipe the slate clean and start over. A decision to change forces you to reflect on what is good and what is bad in your … Continue reading

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Joyful Noise

Did Santa bring you everything you wished for? If so, make a Joyful Noise!

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A Balanced Life

This week I judged the Best Holiday Door Decoration Contest at the DeKalb Child Advocate Office after participating in the Best Holiday Door Decoration Contest in my own office. After the judging, I spoke to the staff about how important … Continue reading

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