Piecing together beautiful scraps to create clever, practical items ~ sharing dreams, ideas, and stories
Monday, April 8, 2013
past two days have been gorgeous and sunny. After a cloudy and cold
March, we finally got a glimpse of more spring-like weather for
April. My, how I love the feel of warm sunshine on my face!
Energized and inspired, I got busy around the house. With windows
open and clothes hanging on the line, I raked pine needles, mulched
flower beds, cleaned off the back porch, swept the sidewalks, and mowed grass with my Mustang.
Afterward, I did a little porch sittin' to breathe in the fresh air.
about shaking off winter blues prompted me to pull out these two
cheerful blue and white projects. I designed Whitey's Blues back in
January. The queen size quilt, Charming Squares, was completed
several years ago. They'll make a pretty combination to brighten up
my guest room.
is a time to refresh and renew, whether it's in nature, our
homes or ourselves. I'm ready to get back to spring cleaning, but
with frequent breaks to clear my mind and enjoy my surroundings.
"Spring is when life's alive in everything." —Christina Rossetti