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Tokyo Quilt Festival 2016 – Part 2

As promised, here is the second set of photos on my “virtual tour” of the Tokyo Quilt Festival.  If you missed it, you can see the first set HERE. In light … Continue Reading →

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Tokyo Quilt Festival 2016 – Part 1

Hello beautiful people If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve seen a few of these pictures before, but I wanted to share some of my favorites from the Tokyo Quilt … Continue Reading →

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Thailand Vacation – Part 2

I’m wrapping up sharing about our trip to Thailand.  See my previous post HERE for pictures from the first half of our trip. We arrived in Chiang Mai after a … Continue Reading →

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Thailand Vacation – Part 1

Mike and I just returned from the most amazing three-week trip to Thailand.  We were able to request enough leave for a big trip and we took every advantage of … Continue Reading →

2015 Wrap Up

What a great year it’s been! This year started with our first overseas move, packing up our home in Phoenix, Arizona… …and moving to beautiful Misawa, Japan. I stayed busy sightseeing … Continue Reading →


Modern Building Blocks Quilt – Complete!

I’m so excited to share my final finish of 2015, and my absolute favorite one of the year! This is Moda’s Modern Building Blocks Quilt. The quilt has 48 blocks … Continue Reading →


Escape Artist – Complete!

I hope you all had a magical Christmas with your families and friends! This is our first year not being able to travel home for the holidays but technology allowed … Continue Reading →


Preppy the Whale – Finished!

Remember these guys from this summer? I’ve told you how much I love this quilt, as I love all of Elizabeth Hartman‘s clever patterns so it’s no surprise that this … Continue Reading →

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I thought keeping up with one small quilt a month would be easy – boy was I wrong! I’m doing my best to keep up with every month’s Moda Frivol … Continue Reading →

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Plus Quilt for Baby Elijah

In November, our little community here in Japan welcomed a sweet little man into the group.  My friend Micki moved here a few months ago and quickly became a dear friend.  She … Continue Reading →