This week's likes:
We weren't supposed to exchange gifts this year but I think my husband felt bad at how much I was doing caring for him. Anyway, as usual he got me a long sleeved poodle shirt:
Of course it broke after he had his surgery and couldn't fix it. It's surprising how old memories come back so quickly. Suddenly our old radiators became invaluable as I dried things outside, downstairs in the basement and over the radiators (an old trick my Nana did).
I like tired puppies!
Each day we check on my mom and Scout and Kerry continue to romp. It's always a good thing when Kerry gets worn out!
It doesn't happen very often!
I like clean sewing rooms.
We've all be doing a lot of sewing and yesterday I just couldn't stand it anymore and cleaned out the sewing room. I'm almost finished with my latest Christmas top:
It's the "4x4" pattern from Missouri Star Quilt Company. The pattern is free. It's a modern take on an old pattern and I thought it would be perfect for a young family member. I still have to put borders on it but I'll do that this weekend.
No matter how much I try to curb my Irish superstitiousness, it is just a part of who I am. So I'll just say I'm looking forward to some new quilt patterns in the new year....and of course wish you a happy and safe holiday!