In March my son became a member of the academic fraternity Alpha Kappa Psi. After the induction ceremony he presented the paddle below to his “Big” (big brother). He drew the design and my daughter and I painted the paddle and mailed it to him. The red, white and blue represent Venezuela and Panama. Venezuela is where his big parents were born and Panama is where I was born. The opposite of the paddle (light blue) represents his big guiding and protecting him. The best part of this story was my son thanking me and his sister for all the work we did and the icing on the cake was “ I love you mom and thank you “.
Next week Vogue patterns go on sale for 5.99 at JoAnn. The patterns went from 3.99, 4.99 and 5.99 effective September 23. I don’t like the...
This is my last skirt in the Carnival Of Skirts series. Enjoy.
December 2008 I saw a quilting video by Jackie Wills on You Tube. The video was about a hexagon Christmas quilt. Two months later I bought...