Monthly Archives: August 2012

Celebrating my birthday

Many years ago I was visiting with fellow quilters, when one of the ladies informed us it was her birthday. We all sang to her and when we hit the last note, Marge said “My husband forgot it was my … Continue reading

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how to beat the heat

“Grandma, can we come up to the lake and bring some friends, go sailing, barbeque….? We’ll bring the food.” Sure. And later a call from Carolyn… “Can we come to the lake, and bring a friend?” Sure. They came, all … Continue reading

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When a teacher becomes a student….

I took a class the other day. It was a quilt class. I have not been a student in a long time. The quilt was not difficult. I had a good look at the pattern before the class and experimented … Continue reading

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Three memories

The Opening night of the Olympics was the conversation this noon when Amelia and I had  lunch. I know, she is on vacation and could come any day in the week… almost, but last week we had our weekly lunch … Continue reading

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