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  • Let’s Go Pens
    It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Hockey playoffs, that is. Staying up too late watching the teams on the west coast, watching highlights at breakfast with the kids in the morning, debating whether taking a four month old baby to a Penguins playoff […]
  • Quilt. Coat.
    It’s happening. One of my 2022 goals is to jump on the quilt coat train! Sometime last year, Rachel said she wanted to make a quilt coat. I’m not going to lie, I was skeptical. But, she planted a seed that day in my quilty […]
  • Quilts of Christmas Present (or how I managed to reach my quilt goal for 2021)
    We finally got some snow! Good news for the local ski resorts and even better news for those who love to photograph quilts in the snow. This Christmas tree quilt is actually one of the first quilts that I started working on this year, and […]
  • Farewell 2021 and Hello 2022!
    An Interview with Rachel Amanda: Your goal for 2021 was to make 12 quilts, so the question on everyone’s mind is: did you do it?!  Rachel: I can hardly believe it myself, but yes, on December 30 at 11:30 p.m. I completed the binding on […]
  • Quilts of Christmases Past
    I don’t think I have ever written about the Christmasy quilts that I made before Amanda and I started this blog, but she mentioned one of them in the Holiday quilts post, so I thought, why not write about those quilts? There are 3! First […]