Tag Archives: My Stars Got Rhythm

My Stars Got Rhythm

My trip to Baltimore for the International Municipal Lawyers Association (IMLA) conference coincides with the 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner. Francis Scott Key, an attorney,  wrote the Star-Spangled Banner during the Battle of Baltimore which occurred during the War … Continue reading

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Countdown to Halloween

I bought Halloween candy today, so the excitement is beginning to build.  The neighborhood kids know that I give out the good candy ( no apples or raisins at my house). I don’t give out anything that does not include … Continue reading

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Hand Quilting Nurtures Creativity

When it’s cold outside, I like to hibernate with my hand quilting. There is nothing as wonderful as a fire in the fireplace, a cup of good coffee and a hand quilting project. Hand quilting allows my mind to roam … Continue reading

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Jazz Is In the Air In Atlanta

Many things inspire quilters. For me it is often the smooth notes of jazz that get me in a mellow, creative mood. Earl Klugh is my favorite. Luckily, I live in Atlanta where there are limitless opportunities to listen to … Continue reading

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