Quilts in Common

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Working on Smith Mountain Morning

I started Smith Mountain Morning at Bonnie’s workshop at Northwest Quilters. I decided to cut everything out and sew it while on my trip to California.

Smith Mountain Morning in progress

I used my mother’s sewing machine.

Mom's sewing machine

I finished all the blocks!

Smith Mountain morning in block stage



August 12, 2014 Posted by | Quilting | Leave a comment

Camping with our church family

Lake at camping

It’s time to explore the great outdoors!

breakfast by the trailer

Time to eat breakfast next to the campfire while playing Risk!

Doug kayakingGo kayaking!

Doug and I next to creek

Enjoy time with your family!!!!

August 12, 2014 Posted by | Travel | Leave a comment

Spending the summer in California

The four of us getting ready to leave


It’s time to see Grandpa and Grandma, and uncles and aunts and cousins!

Grandma and the boys

Grandpa and boys

Grandma Grandpa and grandkids

Grandpa Nick and boys


Booth at Rubys

Cousins in front of El Torito


We toured the USS Iowa- a battleship docked in San Pedro.

Battleship green screen photo

Grandpa and Dylan next to torpedo

grandma on battleship


We partied it up at Dave and Busters!

Dave and Busters 1


Dave and Busters 2

We watched a hometown 4th of July parade followed by fireworks.

CHC float in parade

fireworks 2014

Spent the day at the beach with our extended family

Beach day with Joni and Tracy

Watched our cousin score at basketball!

Tyler basketball game

Caught up with old friends

Joy and family

And had a great time!

Dylan guitar with Marley


August 12, 2014 Posted by | Travel | Leave a comment