Saturday, September 22, 2012

Holiday Lane Blog Hop....



I am super excited 
to be chosen to be the cheer leader to host the
last Sew We Quilt blog hop of the year organized by Madame Samm.

Holiday Lane Pillow Blog Hop

This is my first blog hop I will be hosting...
I'm a wee bit nervous but I know I will have 
Mme Samm, Jane, Carol, Corrie, Cherry, Wendy, and Katherine 
holding my hand...hope I don't squeezzzee to hard.
Really I am sEw excited to work with these talented ladies.

You can read all about it at SEW WE QUILT.
You are going to looovvve it...
The pillow was designed by the amazing and talented 
Jill Finley at  Jillily Studio.

To sign-up, send me an email and include 
subject line:  I'm in the Holiday Lane Spirit
it is filling up fast...in just a few hours 
37   74   84 spots are filled
16 spots still available.
edited September 26 @ 1 p.m.
Join now so you don't get left out...in the cold
Join now and get in the Holiday Lane Christmas Spirit....
Join...just join now...Mdm Samm's blog hopes are sEw much fun!!
There will be more info to follow.
I will send out a confirmation email by Monday 
to all that have signed up over the weekend!!

My weekend is a busy weekend sewing on a few projects 
with looming deadlines makes for late(r) nights.....ugh!!

hugs and happy stitching

Friday, September 21, 2012

Dots on Dots blog hop....ends today

...here are the last 2 days of guest bloggers
and there are dots and more dots
big dots and little dots...

September 20th

September 21st 
She has all the blocks and completed projects.
I know I will be visiting often!

 Also check Madame Samm's picks of the day at

I wish I was playing with these dots.
You can find them HERE if you want to play with them too!!

Lecien WOODLAND Toadstool Spots Red Fabric 1/2 yard by Natalie Lymer

but I'm still playing with tomato red dots.
I have to pick more from the garden today...
really I'm not complaining, they are sEw good!!



hugs and happy stitching

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

What I've been doing....and Day 7 & 8 Dots on Dots

This is what I've been up to...
and I will be making pasta sauce by the weekend again.
There are still lots of tomatoes and I love 
the homemade flavor...no additives, no fillers,
just wholesome goodness!!
...it was pretty much an all day job yesterday.
Yummy pasta sauce and peach jam...


...it's dots dots and more dots
and here to share, 
inspire and
motivate us yesterday
September 18th
 were...
THANK YOU 
to Madame Samm and Corrie at Quilt Taffy
for making this all happen.

hugs and happy stitching

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Winner, winner...

...did you know the answer?
What was the product Mr Heinz sold in 1869 before he became famous
for making ketchup?

If you said horse radish in your comment your name was
added to the hat.

...the winner is Connie at Freemotion by the River 
and she won a charm pack.

Panier De Fleurs Charm Pack 

I have sent Connie an email.
Thanks to everyone who left a comment.

hugs and happy stitching

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