Yeah! Daylight Savings!

What a joy it is to have daylight later in the day!!!  I LOVE it!

Design Wall


IMG_6139.jpegCircles – borders on and it is sandwiched ….



Frolic: All the rows are joined and trimming is the next step.  I do need to do the trimming

Florabunda: IMG_6288This is a free pattern from Bonnie Hunter at  You can access the pattern HERE.  This is being used as a “Leader & Ender” project and eleven blocks were completed in the last week.

April Island Batik Challenge is in progress and sorry, but no pictures yet.


March Island Batik Challenge: is almost quilted …


I’m linking up to Roseanne & Sue’s “TO DO” Tuesday. Their blog is “Home Sewn by Us.”

Last week’s list:

  1. Sandwich “Circles”  √  done
  2. 52 blocks in 52 weeks: Finish quilting, label and bind.  √  done
  3. March Island Batik – finish top, sandwich and start quilting  √  done
  4. April Island Batik – cut and start piecing  √  done

This week’s list:

  1. Time to pull this back out and work on Summer Solstice: ½ hour / day
  2. Finish March Island Batik
  3. Finish piecing April’s Island Batik
  4. Trim Frolic and get the borders on

Stash Report

52 blocks in 52 weeks was finished!  A UFO finish!  YEAH!!!  And EVERY scrap of fabric was from my stash.


  • Fabric Used this week       10.5  yards
  • Fabric Used this year:        52.25  yards
  • Fabric Bought this week:   0  yards
  • Fabric Added this year:      2.5
  • Net Fabric used                    49.75
  • Husband’s Purchases           0

Stitchin’ Time

I’m aiming for at least 15 minutes / day. 

  • 15 minute days:  January – Feb  59 / 60
  • 15 min days/ March = 8/8
  • Total days in 2020:  67 / 68
  • Percentage = 98%

For more Stitchin’ Time, you can check out Kate’s blog: Life in Pieces

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One UFO finish: 52 blocks in 52 weeks.

I did start the April Island Batik challenge. Screen Shot 2020-03-08 at 6.40.52 PM.png

One who sleeps under a quilt is covered by LOVE!

Happy Quilting!  


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11 thoughts on “Yeah! Daylight Savings!

    • Anja, I hope we do! When you look at why they started it in the first place, it no longer makes sense to fall back and spring forward! Hopefully the politicians will eventually agree that it is silly!
      Hope the transistion struggle ends soon!
      Happy Quilting! 🙂


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