Monday, December 19, 2016

Is This Thing On???

Sorry it has been a little quiet around here for the past week.  We have just been running like crazy doing all of the Holiday Goodness :)  I was taking advantage of the day when the kids were at school to get some last minute shopping (which I normally don't have to do but I totally forgot stockings somehow this year :) and then everything had to be wrapped :)  And  in the evenings there has been so many wonderful activities, ie . .  . Work Party, 2 Band Concerts, Caroling, a Church Party, and a weekend away to visit for a Family Party one night and then an extended Family Party the next morning.

In fact, this will show you just how busy it has been.   I put my Summer Solstice quilt on the Long Arm first thing last Monday morning so that I could deliver it to it's intended recipient at that aforementioned Christmas Party . . . Well come Friday, I had gotten all of 1 1/2 rows done.  Yup, just a little busy, and I might be a little exhausted, but I'm not complaining because it has been oh so much fun!!!! I just love how this time of year brings people together in love and joy!!!


And now, we have a week and I think everything is pretty much ready . . . Which means, I will be spending some time getting reacquainted with my sewing machine and long arm this week!!   I hope to finish up the Summer Solstice quilt and I am just about done piecing a little secret project using these beautiful Designer Select solids ;)  


And just for fun . . . Doesn't everyone celebrate the holiday with family by playing life size Hungry, Hungry, Hippos ;)     The kids played first, but I think they enjoyed  getting to laugh at their parents trying to play even more than playing themselves ;)  







I hope you all had a very Happy Quilting (or Holiday) Weekend!!!
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8 comments:

  1. So nice to see Summer Solstice on the frame!

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  2. I just mentioned to my husband the other night that we still need to get stuff for the kids stockings!!

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  3. Yes. Busy.
    I am so glad you are enjoying Christmas this year!
    I have never seen life size HHH so funny videos

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  4. I saw hungry hippo like this online a while ago and thought it was hilarious!!

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  6. Hahahaha- Melissa the Hungry Hungry Hippos is way too funny. Thanks for the giggles.
    This is a busy time of year and I'm (as always) amazed by all you do!
    Merry Christmas to you and your family!

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  7. I follow intrepid thread on Instagram

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Thank you so much for your sweet comments. I just love hearing from you!!
Have a Happy Quilting Day :)

Melissa