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{ a quilt to be }

“After all, a woman didn’t leave much behind in the world to show she’d been there. Even the children she bore and raised got their father’s name. But her quilts, now that was something she could pass on.” { author Sandra Dallas } If you […]

{ the sea }

“In each sail that skims the horizon, In each landward-blowing breeze, I behold that stately galley, Hear those mournful melodies; Till my soul is full of longing, For the secret of the sea, And the heart of the great ocean Sends a thrilling pulse through […]

go out

“Go out, go out I beg of you and taste the beauty of the wild. Behold the miracle of the earth with all the wonder of a child.” { edna jaques } All photos from our backpacking trip in the Smoky Mountains last year. Oh […]

facebook & etsy

This feels a little like a commercial (so sorry) but I’m in the process of getting a Facebook page up and going (for my design business, not a personal one).  I’ve put it off long enough, and I think it will likely be the best […]

{ seeing time } a challenge for you

It’s no way to live.  Just trying to get everything done.  Everything we think we absolutely, positively have to do.  At any given moment I can rattle off a list as long as my arm (and my arms are long) of tasks that must have […]