Tag Archives: Christmas and holiday season

EverGreen or Deciduous?

It’s Spring in Oklahoma, which means the Deciduous trees  have all leafed out, giving out landscape a full lush look, adding to the greenery of the Cedar trees. Deciduous trees are those that who lose their leaves, in the autumn, … Continue reading

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After Holiday Debt

 11But if the Spirit of him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwell in you, he that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies by his Spirit that dwelleth in you. 12Therefore, brethren, we … Continue reading

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The Christmas Blessing

Saturday is about sharing here at Patchwork Lives. At least that’s the idea. The goal is to share information about anything quilty.Today however, I’m sharing a personal story (another unusual thing for me.) It’s also a bit longer than normal. … Continue reading

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Christmas Stories – Celebrating Christmas

Here are a couple of Christmas stories for your reading pleasure. I didn’t write either of them, but enjoy both of the. The first story, doesn’t have a title as far as I know, it is from fellow author Janet … Continue reading

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Sharing Saturdays

Saturdays are for sharing. Sharing time with friends and family. Sharing quilts from quilt shows I attend. Sharing other good information. Sharing projects I’m working on or have finished. Sometimes Saturdays are for parties. Time with family – I’ll visit … Continue reading

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Better Than a Sock Hop – A Blog Hop

Remember Sock Hops? We went to a party, took our shoes off and danced in our socks. Well, those that COULD danced, the rest of us just sort of moved around. They were fun – Then. Now we all have … Continue reading

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Quilted Christmas Cards Tutorial

QUILTED CHRISTMAS CARD AND GIFT TAGS If you want a special unique card, and you’re not crafty with paper and glue, consider making your own quilted Christmas card for friends and family. They’re simple to make, don’t take much time, … Continue reading

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Follow God, the Leader

Wednesday’s Word – Follow Remember playing follow-the-leader? Generally it was a safe game, we followed someone around the house, or neighborhood, jumping over small puddles, or pot holes, walking along curbs. Sometimes though, the ‘leader’ was a dare-devil and did … Continue reading

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Food for Gifts

I recently received an email suggesting some changes in the way we Americans (and probably other countries as well), handle our Christmas gift list. Rather than add dollars to foreign businesses and companies, let’s try to keep our Christmas dollars … Continue reading

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Two Applique Pattern Books

As mentioned yesterday, I am seriously behind  in blogging, and have some catching up to do. One of the things on my to-do list was finding the winner of my virtual book tour. For those of you who may not … Continue reading

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