Island Batik has the yummiest fabrics! As an ambassador and a new designer I not only enjoy the eye candy but actually get to play with the fabric and make sweet concoctions. This week’s blog hop features Nan Baker’s collection Northern Woods with patterns centered around the theme of a mother bear gathering “sweet treats”… Continue reading Sweet Treats ~ Mint Chocolate Chip
A trip to Paducah would not be complete without a visit to Hancock’s of Paducah! This has been on my bucket list since the turn of the century when I was first introduced to their catalog by my quilting friend Trish. Oh my goodness ~ for this quilter that was better than being a kid… Continue reading My Bucket List ~ Hancock’s of Paducah
What a day! Got up early to finish last minute details to catch my noon flight to Nashville to hitch a ride with Deb Tucker and company on our way to Quilt City USA ~ Paducah KY for AQS Spring Quilt Week...and what an adventure it was...long story short I was scheduled to arrive at… Continue reading Paducah or Bust
We just returned from the Golden Triangle Quilt Guild Quilt Show and Market in Beaumont - what a fun weekend! I love quilt shows, they are like family reunions! I get to see and visit with friends who don't "live in my neck of the woods" and I love it when I am able to… Continue reading Monday Musings: Quilt Shows – Where Friends Gather
Quilting in the country! The Quilt Rambler and Little Lion Judah are headed to a quilt retreat with family in the country! Enjoying the journey!
My Monday almost got away from me! But not before I packed the truck to head out tomorrow for a Quilting Retreat of sorts....more on that in a moment! We Interrupt This Week For Very Exciting Happenings! Today marked 7 months post-Harvey and we had a very exciting day around the homestead and The Quilt… Continue reading Monday Musings – Can You Say Quilting Retreat!!!
While on the road to North Carolina last week for Deb Tucker's Certified Instructor Retreat we picked up a little hitchhiker. Meet my new traveling companion, Little Lion Judah. Oh, The Places You Will Go! Do you remember "Where's Waldo?" or "Where in the World is Carman Sandiego?" - yep! You guessed it - Little… Continue reading My Little Lion Judah
A few weeks ago I registered to join the 2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop as a way to improve my ramblings. I'm excited about this endeavor but have to admit that I feel like I'm a little late to the party. Learning Something New While I'm not new to rambling (aka blogging) I am… Continue reading 2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop
Show and tell is always The Quilt Rambler’s favorite part when quilters gather!
Today marks the 6 month anniversary of Hurricane Harvey's flooding of our home. My Monday musings are not focusing on what has been "lost" but instead the blessings that have come through this experience and the things I am learning. For example - it's people that are important, not stuff. Don't misunderstand, it's not a… Continue reading Monday Musings – 6 months post Harvey