I decided to write a tutorial on making a group quilt square because I messed up when I made my first square. I didn’t understand how to put it together and I kept taking it apart and putting it back together until the fabrics were frayed. It ended up wonky and too small. In… Continue reading Making a Square for a Group Quilt
This is the view out of my window today. So I thought it would be uplifting to look at some of the other photos I took this summer. Most we took when Maura was visiting in July, but some are more recent. Cape Perpetua State Park Bandon Oregon Coastal Aquarium Shore Acres State Park Smokey… Continue reading Summer Skies
According to this report on a website about viewing in Oregon, the coast is not the place to be to see the eclipse on August 21st. eclipsophile.com that the Willamette Valley offers a very good chance of sunshine on eclipse day and an even better forecast for sunshine in the Deschutes River Valley in the… Continue reading The Eclipse is Coming!
I visited this peaceful garden in Philomath, OR with some of my friends in mid-July. They took me to lunch for my birthday then as a treat we stopped at The Thyme Garden Herb Company.. We really enjoyed having Maura, our granddaughter for a couple of weeks. I’ve got a few trips we took with… Continue reading Quilt ‘n Thyme
We took the trail to Drift Creek Falls today which is inland a little from Lincoln City, Oregon, in the Siuslaw National Forest. Our granddaughter is visiting and we wanted to her to experience a coastal waterfall. The road inland is well maintained. The 2-1/2 mile trail is heavily travelled but still managed to feel… Continue reading Drift Creek Falls