I'm sharing my 8" block created as part of the 52 Quilters Project over here today. Won't you join me?
"The soul is healed by being with children." English proverb
Back in January I came across a call-out on instagram (where you can always find me - I swear I'm addicted to it!) for bloggers who quilt and jumped at the chance to participate. It's been on my "big goal" list for several years now to guest-post at least 6 times on various blogs in … Continue reading 52 Quilters
I have one day until I get on a plane and fly back to South America. One day. Less than 24 hours until I'm in Miami with my dear friend Deb, and we're meeting with the rest of the group. This is so surreal. The last trip still feels like a fantastic dream - it's … Continue reading One More Day
Today I'm sharing the final quilt I made to take to my sponsored child Josuè in Ecuador week after next. (To see the other quilts I made for this trip click here or here.) First off, I love this quilt. It is busy and happy and so Josuè. I cannot wait to give it to him … Continue reading Josue’s Red, Beige, & Blue Quilt
As part of the many gifts I'm taking to each of the three awesome kids I'm visiting in Ecuador, I sewed each child a Duffel Bag. When I visited in 2013, I took Emily and Josué a backpack filled with goodies - and that was the plan this year - but it didn't quite work … Continue reading A Look at All 3 Duffel Bags
Over the next few weeks I’ll be sharing a series of posts as I gear up to return to Ecuador in April. This is the third in that series. One of the things I always wonder, and end up Googling, is what other Sponsors take to their sponsored children when they meet. So, I thought it might … Continue reading Preparing for Ecuador Part 3: Sponsored Child Gifts