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Monday, May 16, 2022

Making Wheelchair Quilts


Hi friends! 

Didn't show the eclipse very well . But I tried!

Worked on this Saturday afternoon!  All it needed was binding and I had picked that out..

Didn't take long to sew it together and press it. Then sew it down on both sides.

Some little old lady that loves cats would love this so I cut it out.

I picked out a backing but haven't got to the sewing machine yet.

Stay safe friends

Hugs

Babs


Sunday, May 15, 2022

Sunday Verse



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May 15

Micah 3:8

8 But as for me, I am filled with power, with the Spirit of the LORD, and with justice and might, to declare to Jacob his transgression, to Israel his sin.

 

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Random Things

Hi friends!

Worked on this yesterday because the internet was down ... Again!

So I worked putting diamonds into the case that my daughter bought me.
 

I cut this for binding for this!

That will be one wheelchair quilt finished!  Hopefully this weekend.

Finished this!

And started this one!


 Want to make me some more curtains soon to, So far I have made new ones for the kitchen and bathroom.

Have a great weekend friends

Hugs

Babs


Thursday, May 12, 2022

A littl sewing


 Hi friends!

Another boat block!

Our quilt club "Q-Bees" is making some more quilts for wheelchairs for the nursing home.

Yesterday I noticed this fabric.

Sis had bought it last year but didn't get  a binding on it,. It came from Walmart so we went to get some pills and I looked but they don't carry it now!

So I will put a binding on it and make a few from scratch.

We go with a list to Walmart and any thing they don't have we buy some where else. If we can find it! Mostly I will look on line!

Walmart is the only place close that carries fabric!

Stay safe

Hugs

Babs

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Messed up Blogger

Are any other bloggers have trouble leaving comments? a lot of blog's that I have been commenting for years on want let me leave one now!

Two GG'sons Quilts

Hi friends! 

Cooked the pot pie yesterday for supper.

Pretty Good!

Of course Hubby said it wasn't as good as my home made ones.


 

Made another block for the boys quilt.

At this rate they may be graduating school before I finish!


Surrendered them with green fabric. This might be big enough with a border for one of the quilts.

We will see , I may still add another boat block!

My daughter got me this , It should hold lots of diamonds!  They are small but deep!

Stay safe friends

Praying I didn't get close to anyone Mother's day that was getting Covid!

Hugs

Babs

Monday, May 9, 2022

Mother's Day


 Hi friends!

Son, Chris, on the left, then my daughter  Karen, They lean the same,  and right is Amy ,Chris's wife.

 We were waiting for a table at Red Lobster. Didn't have to wait but for 30 minutes.

They let me pick where I wanted to go and I hadn't been their in 2 years. But when it's rushed like it was yesterday it's just not as good.


Chris and Amy got me a big Chicken pot pie and those flowers to.

My daughter got me this


The small box is a holders for Diamonds.

Karen was the one that got me 6 diamond paintings for Christmas.

Why they bought me things when they we taking me out to eat, I don't know!

But I really enjoyed spending time with my babies!

Stay safe

Hugs

Babs

Sunday, May 8, 2022

Sunday Verse


VERSE OF THE DAY

May 8

Isaiah 26:12

12 LORD, you establish peace for us; all that we have accomplished you have done for us.

 

Friday, May 6, 2022

Rain

Hi friends,

Didn't rain much but the wind blew a bunch of limbs off the trees' so I went out and helped hubby rake them up but I think it's going to rain some more and it will be to do over.

Going to make some kind of block and them put 12 inch cuts of this between them. inspiration had not hit so I will just do it that way.

Some times ideas just don't come!

Maybe i will at least get something done to them!
 Getting older and slower!!!!

Have a great Mother'd Day

Hugs

Babs

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Flowers Blooming

Hi friends! 

So far the deer hasn't taken notice of my rose bush that my mother bought for me years ago.  It's got buds on it even through it sits in a ant bed.
 Every where I have made flower beds the ants have taken it over!

All the other roses I have planted have been eaten to the ground! Kim and Richard got me a multi-colored  rose one year and we put a cage around it but they eat it to . Don't look like they would want those prickly  things in their mouth.

The yellow flags are now starting to bloom. It amazes me that purple blooms first then yellow and finally white!

As soon as they finish Hubby mows them down.

We are staying at home today so maybe I can work on those to quilts! We went to vote yesterday, early voting here in Ga.

Get out and vote , It's the only input we have in this crazy goverment.

Stay safe

Hugs

Babs

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Sewing!


Hi friends!

Air conditioner time! 

We have been using the big one near our bed room  at night for a week! But when you have a hubby with C.O.P.D. As soon as the temps. get above 85 with humidity it has to go on!



A {not to good] tree.

Made it into a bowl cozy!

Red on the other side.

My curtains!


My kitchen is painted blue so I used this fabric for my new curtains.

Trying to use up as much of my stash as I can.

Stay safe

Hugs

Babs

Monday, May 2, 2022

Weekend Sewing

Hi friends!

This is the fabric that goes with this!


 

My sis opened a quilt kit and then didn't work on it so she rounded up all the pieces and gave them to me.

Along with all the other quilt kits that she had bought thru the years!

So this will make a great quilt for little Brad, the other one will be for Marvick , his older brother.

Brad will be a year old in Oct. I think!! Making them both a twin quilt.

Making a Tree!

Have a safe day

Hugs

Babs


Sunday, May 1, 2022

Sunday Verses's

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May 1

Exodus 23:25

25 Worship the LORD your God, and his blessing will be on your food and water. I will take away sickness from among you,

 

VERSE OF THE DAY

April 30

Proverbs 13:12

12 Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life.

 

Saturday, April 30, 2022

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Friday, April 29, 2022

One Quilt

Hi friends!

Yesterday I saw this pale blue fabric with boats and loved it , today not so much!
 

Part of this is blurry but you can see the blue fabric better!  White boats on a blue sea!

The color works with the panel but it just looks washed out next to the other. Plus I just have maybe a half yard of that fabric!

I think I will think about it and work on the other one for a few days until I know if I like that.

The flash made it white out!

My latest diamond painting!  Not completely finished yet.

Have a great weekend

Hugs

Babs


Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Sping And Scraps

Hi friends!

Every thing is blooming! But it was chilly this morning.

These bloom according to color! Purple first!

No sewing the last two days because we were looking for Lawn Mower parts! A few years ago we spent 150. this year so far we have spent 45$

But the year is not over! Our mower is 17 years old!
 Hubby is trying to make it last, So glad he can work on it!


Did manage to get a few scraps cut up!

Trying to stay ahead of them! 

Stay Safe Friends

Hugs

Babs

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

One Thing Right After Another


 Hi friends!

 For some reason our country doesn't have Smucker's Blackberry jelly! In any store! So we have had to resort to ordering it!

 However our mail system just slams things around and this time from 12 bottles, we could only salvage 9 bottles!  Last time we only lost one!

They think money grows on trees! Two busted all to pieces and one the lid had popped off and it was probably full of glass.

Today we drove miles for John Deer parts!

Our yearly trip just to keep that thing running! Thank the Good Lord Hubby is handy!

Last night the internet went off and it came back on at 5 o'clock , just a few minutes ago!

Nothing works right !

But we enjoy every minute of our life together!

Stay safe

Hugs

Babs

Monday, April 25, 2022

Boats and Looking


 Hi friends!

Over the weekend I managed to get a few more done.

Have you ever put something where you will be sure to find it and spend a couple of days looking? That's what I am doing now , looking for some fabric I put up for a special purpose!

Stay safe

Hugs

Babs

Sunday, April 24, 2022

Sunday Verse


VERSE OF THE DAY

April 11

Luke 24:6

6 He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee:

 

Friday, April 22, 2022

Making one block


Hi friends!

First block! On the two quilts for two great grands! 


This will be the middle section of one of them.

This is the middle of the other!

This is the way I put it together!

Simple!

Have a great day and  great weekend.

Hugs

Babs