Blog — moving

We moved, Irma came and went, we're okay!

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I need to catch you all up! I want to get the blog back up and running, and things are finally settling down enough to get back to it... My little family moved back to Florida in May. When I say 'back', I must say that Florida is my home state. It's where I was born and my family has resided for the last 50 years. So, when husband got an offer, we packed up, left California, put an offer on a house from the 60's and moved to an island between two rivers near Florida's Atlantic coast. Lots happened...

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Super Simple Patchwork Quilt WIP

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How do I deal with the stress of moving internationally?  I multitask like crazy, make lists, post stuff for sale... and do a simple patchwork quilt to deal with the need to do machine-like sewing and stash-busting. Saturday... 4.5" scrap squares that have been hanging around for a while later that day... sewn into strips and today! nearly done with the quilted top I still have five more rows to add, then sashing, then quilting!Lots of progress!  Hurrah for the feeling of pseudo-accomplishment!

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