Monday, December 22, 2008
I almost forgot to pick some goals for this week. I said I wasn't going to make any cookies. Well, I lied. It's just not Christmas without them. But I made smaller batches and hopefully my relatives can help eat them! But goals--
1. Only one goal this week, finish the Christmas quilt.
I'm pretty sure I can make that goal, I just have the hand sewing of the binding left. But today was a bit disruptive. First, the big tractor's diesel "jelled" so you know how cold it was. And then the part that was broke on our snowblower for here in town came in, and Ken was going to put it on. Well, you know how cold it is out, so I was talked into this---
Yes, that's a snowblower in my living room! Ken and my BIL Paul are being supervised by Ruby the quilting dog. After much running for tools, it was decided a new hacksaw blade is needed to remove a bolt, that will be first thing in the morning! But, the snowblower went back on the deck for the night, I don't mind them working on it in here where it's warm, but it can't STAY in here!
Tomorrow is the day to clean, Mason and Laura Beth are coming tomorrow night.
For July I have another binding project. Its Honeycomb-- Its a big quilt, a copy of an antique one I saw in a book. Kind of li...