Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Enjoying Life

I enjoyed teaching the class " Gradient Star"  to the Southern Comforters of Bowie in Md. 

Gradient Star

 I spent a day with my sister Polly.  She worked on this dinosaur quilt for one of her grandchilden.  This is one side of the quilt and the other side is just as amazing.  Go to her blog to see the progress of this quilt. Polly the Patchworker

While with Polly I spent the day quilting.

Rebecca and I did some wedding shopping.  
She treated me to a frappuccino  at Starbucks.

Mother, Autumn and I enjoying a morning at the  

 Unbelievable Gift! This was a gift given to me from the 7th and 8th grade boys shop class from Mountain View Old Order Mennonite School where I drive the school van. There were three boys in the class and they all rode my school van since 1st grade. 
 This is such a special gift.


  1. What fun you must have had with all those quilting ladies in MD. I know Mother enjoyed that auction. The flowers are beautiful. And special fun with Rebecca and Autumn. How nice of the boys to give you such a nice gift, ready for you to relax in.

  2. Absolutely amazing gift!!! Obviously those boys will not forget you and you will never forget them, that's for sure! Wonderful times with family and quilters...can't get any better than that!

  3. Oh that gift put tears in my eyes....as it truly is a very heartfelt gift!! Please do stop by and share this post at my linky that is going on right now: Tuesday Archives...and link this under our DIAMONDS theme..,myplvl.blogspot.com Val:)

    1. I meant to say: DIAMONDS will be our theme on June 10th...LOL!!

  4. We love the blue and yellow Gradient Star it almost twinkle The ladies in the class look as if they have had a great time and their Stars look super. What a wonderful gift from very thoughtful boys they obviously cared a lot for you.

  5. Looks like a large class - love those super-sized stars!

    OMGosh, that bench is simply stunning, what a wonderfully heartwarming gift :-)