Category Archives: Bam

All Hail Super Bam!

So, my summer has not been all rainbows and Swedish adventures. The day before my trip, I found out that Bam, my precious grandmother, definitely has lung cancer. It was agonizing to decide on whether to cancel the trip entirely … Continue reading

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A Blur of Emotions

That’s all I can describe this past week as…a blur of emotions. On Saturday, I watched my eighteen year-old son walk across a stage and receive his high school diploma. Patrick left us in suspense right up until the very … Continue reading

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Super Lazy Jo Melting Into The Sofa

Howdy, y’all. Yeah, I’m still around, just haven’t been accomplishing much lately. Except cooking, cleaning, laundry, helicoptering Patrick and working on my endless Tula Pink needlepoint pillow project. My darling son is mere weeks from graduation (hopefully), if he can … Continue reading

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More Quilter’s Crack

Finished at last! I completed the Juggle pattern quilt (by Camille Roskelley, I think) using Hand Drawn Garden (Anna Maria Horner reissue fabric)! I love the rich jewel tones! Bam gave me this fabric last year. I fussy-cut many of … Continue reading

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I’m Gonna Give Life a Speeding Ticket…It’s Going by Too Fast

Hi ho. Life is changing at light speed. Patrick started his senior year of high school, got his driver’s license, started a new job, AND got a new car…all in the span of three days. I blinked a few times, … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Day Miracle

I know. I have been just a teensy bit incommunicado. Like off on another planet. It’s not that I haven’t been writing. I just haven’t felt like sharing. Things have been too raw and personal. Bam was in and out … Continue reading

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Blue Jean Recollections

So, not too long ago, I wrote a post about my harrowing blue jean shopping experience. It got my mom thinking that the ladies in our family should get together and pen a blog. Everyone is busy…only Mom and Bam … Continue reading

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