And my Eleanor Burns Goodie Bag winner is!?!?!??!?!?!?!

Before I announce my winner, I want to say CONGRATULATIONS and happy 35th ANNIVERSARY to Eleanor Burns and Quilt in A Day!!! πŸ™‚ I am still a new quilter,and am just buying QIAD books, but to those who have been readers and followers of Quilt in a Day since the beginning, thank you too for letting Eleanor and QIAD continue to make patterns and books … Continue reading And my Eleanor Burns Goodie Bag winner is!?!?!??!?!?!?!

A “brief” update! :)

Hello everybody! How are you doing?!? I apologize for not posting as often as I used to, due to my current Eleanor Burns Goodie bag Giveaway ( a giveaway inspired by Eleanor Burns Bed Turning and Tea event), I didn’t want to crowd my blog and not make these two posts easily accessible to my new followers! πŸ™‚ But do not fret, here’s an update … Continue reading A “brief” update! πŸ™‚

Eleanor Burns Goodie-Bag Giveaway *update*

In case you have not heard, I am hosting a very neat giveaway! πŸ™‚ I had the pleasure to attend Eleanor Burns “Historical Bed Turning and Tea” event and it was great! πŸ™‚ Please read about that here, as well as enter my giveaway! The *update* is that most of the time stamps I have linked in that post were to the youtube video of … Continue reading Eleanor Burns Goodie-Bag Giveaway *update*

A play mat for Jeanie :)

A surprise post! Lol I’m sorry I’ve been so busy getting my life together, trying to be more active and spontaneous that my blog has been neglected. I hope to continue trying to balance out everything where I can post daily and share my projects with you all ! πŸ™‚ I was invited by my dear friend to a celebratory party at the Los Angeles … Continue reading A play mat for Jeanie πŸ™‚

Bed Turning and Tea with Eleanor Burns and a GIVE-AWAY!!

I am a big Eleanor Burns fan, so when I heard that she was hosting a Historic Bed Turning and Tea event, at her Quilt in a Day shop in San Marcos, I knew I had to go! πŸ™‚ I bought some cup of tea and teapot panels, some coordinating tea cup fabric, and made her a little wallhanging. I am still new to appliquΓ©, … Continue reading Bed Turning and Tea with Eleanor Burns and a GIVE-AWAY!!

Thank God for Hometowns <3

After moving out of my parents house, a little over two years ago, I left El Sereno and never looked back… I was so tired of that tiny community, growing up everyone knew me and my family, and I [felt] just suffocated by it all; When I had to opportunity to move away and explore something other than my hometown, I did. In hindsight, I … Continue reading Thank God for Hometowns ❀

Labor Day GIVEAWAY, my winners ARE!?!?!?

First and foremost, a BIG thank you to every one who reads, follows, comments and likes my blog and my posts! I truly appreciate it! Now, a BIGGER thank you to every one who entered my Labor Day Giveaway! I am happy to announce that the winner for the scrapbook paper pad is Danielle ( from ontheupcycle.wordpress.com ) and the winner of the Hugabook story … Continue reading Labor Day GIVEAWAY, my winners ARE!?!?!?

SAN DIEGO IN A DAY: San Diego zoo and the San Diego quilt show!

Remember my post about wanting to do what makes me happy, “life before his eyes-my ponderings…” ? Well I finally acted on doing what makes me happy; I took a last minute trip to the beautiful San Diego!! Due to me being the main factor in this household running smoothly, I couldn’t be gone too long; I managed to run through the San Diego zoo … Continue reading SAN DIEGO IN A DAY: San Diego zoo and the San Diego quilt show!

Quilting 101

I started taking a Quilting 101 class, at the quilt cupboard, where we will be putting together a quilt with 9 blocks, each using a different technique. We are using “make your first quilt” by M’liss Rae Hawley. This is Annie, the quilt shop’s mascot! πŸ™‚ oh my goodness she’s the cutest!! :)) Here is the wonderful Jill, an incredible teacher , who makes my … Continue reading Quilting 101