Recent Posts

{ quilt inspiration }

My first-ever hand-quilted quilt is finished!  It was a labor of love, and by that I mean I loved every minute of the process of this quilt.  If you’ve known me even a little while, you know I am pretty much daily inspired by my […]

{ paper hearts blog tour & giveaway }

I love love!  And this week of celebrating love is the perfect time for me to tell you about my friend Courtney’s new book “Paper Hearts”.  I can tell you it’s been a crazy long time since I’ve read a love story, but I smiled […]

{ read something }

I’m a reader.  I love books and am in love with books.  I read a lot.  Think of the sheer privilege it is to be able to read!  Think of the privilege it to be able to read and to have thousands upon thousands of […]

{ just rise up }

I’ve been reading an inspirational book by Sarah Francis Martin titled “Just Rise Up”. Sarah encourages us to do a lot of things in her book.  Good things.  And I’m inspired on so many levels by this young lady’s boldness to put herself out there […]

{ 2015: the year of write }

Like many of you, I choose a word of focus each year.  Last year was art, the year before that was time, 2012 was give, etc.  For 2015, my word is ‘write’.  I didn’t even have to think twice about it.  It’s my word. This […]