Building Our Gardens

I’ve been squeezing in some garden planning for next spring. I’ve been going over my plans and notes from the last couple of years– laughing at failures and making improvements. 2016 I had big goals for our first garden. Speaking of making improvements, before I could plant the garden of my December 2016 dreams, weContinue reading “Building Our Gardens”

A Tale from Jenny Lake in Grand Teton National Park

Kyle (my husband, but then he was my boyfriend) had a wedding to attend in Jackson Hole, Wyoming in 2013. I was thrilled when he asked me to go with him and make a vacation out of it. One of the days, we decided we had to go hike around Jenny Lake. The loop is “only” 7.5Continue reading “A Tale from Jenny Lake in Grand Teton National Park”

Quilting with a Jelly Roll

I am a big fan of jelly rolls. I’ve made five quilts using them because they’re beautiful, fun, and a fantastic way to save time. A jelly roll is a themed collection of precut fabrics. The standard size of a roll is 40 fabric strips measuring 40” x 2 1/2”. There is a fabric collectionContinue reading “Quilting with a Jelly Roll”