Monthly Archives: April 2013


LAZY DAISIES Inspiration has been lacking lately when it comes to crafting and sewing. You might say I’ve been lazy. But when my friend showed me some of the new embroidery stitches she was learning at a continuing education class, … Continue reading


Betsy Ross and Mrs. Dail

BETSY ROSS AND MRS. DAIL Many people I sew for have great dreams. One has graduated law school. Another wants to be a writer. Someone else is headed to West Point. I’m proud to say, “I made a quilt for … Continue reading


GIFT RETURN My son was invited to his fifth-grade friend’s birthday party, and we needed to buy a gift. “What does your friend like?” I asked my son before we went shopping. “He said he wants money,” my son answered. … Continue reading