Road to California 2013

posted in: Awards, Surrender, Windblown | 14

Good news! Good news! I got good news! As you may know, the Road to California Quilter’s Conference and Showcase ( opens today. Sadly, after our fabulous time in the Bay Area last week, we had to go home so … Continued

Remembering Amalya

posted in: Amalya, DD#2, Family, Surrender | 6

Yesterday we spent as much time as possible creating memories of our time with little Amalya. Several of us brought our Bibles with us, and we put his footprint at key verses in our Bibles. I put one footprint at … Continued

Loving Amalya

posted in: Amalya, DD#2, Family, Surrender | 22

Our sweet little Amalya arrived this morning, September 10, via cesarean section at 7:51 AM. He was 4 lbs 9 oz and measured 16-1/8″ long. We were thrilled that Mommy and Daddy had some special time with him, and then … Continued

2012 NQA Show

posted in: Awards, Quilt shows, Surrender | 3

Sweet hubby and I just returned from the 43rd Annual NQA Quilt Show. (NQA stands for National Quilting Association.) I was scheduled to teach six workshops over a three day period! I was pretty nervous about that, and it took … Continued