Wednesday, October 12, 2016

what housework?

indeed; that's what i say too...not that the apartment is dirty, but needs some tidying, plus vacuuming and swiffering a couple of small floors, but hey, i can do that anytime, right?  after a solid night's sleep, up at 4:30 am to breakfast, read, catch the weather, followed by a short nap and then sew!  managed to complete 5 more little blocks....


and the day is still young!   so might even knock off a few more before the sandman hits town.   only a mere 16 blocks to get current, but if i can get 5 more done today, could catch up by.....monday maybe?   thursday, friday, saturday and sunday are all scheduled....making up for summer's hibernation!  ***  autumn is so gorgeous here in the mid-atlantic....and no frosty car windows yet either....and no, i don't miss maine weather....my family and fresh seafood is all...and maybe marden's?   *** speaking of shopping, visited capital quilts in nearby gaithersburg the other day...the shop has doubled in size since my first visit 5 or so years ago and they have added bigger classroom space, a longarm room, lots of fabric and another bathroom....well worth the addition for sure...so slowly finding my way around to quilty places for when i run low on fabric...LOL!

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  1. There is no time for housework when there is quilting to be done! Just remember, it is like eating your dessert first!

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  2. You are being so diligent to catch up with these blocks. And I can see that they aren't simple and quick to make. I am impressed.
    So glad you are happy in your new setting. Very nice gift you sent to Vic! : )

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    1. thanks....anything red is good for her...lol

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    2. I totally agree, anything red is great, hee hee!Your blocks are all pretty but that red tulip on the very dark background is especially lovely.

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  3. You're doing excellent work on those blocks Grace...
    I'm up every morning by 4:30, sometimes earlier. I put the coffee on, pick up the kitchen if it needs it & then down to the basement I go. Best time of the day.

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  4. keep going you will be caught up soon..........

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