A blog about "SEW" many happy little things...and life in between!
January 5, 2010
Let's visit Santa!
Kira and I with the help of Aunt Jan Jan took the kids to see Santa at the Provo Town Center on December 23rd of all days. Are we crazy!! Yup. The kids were pleasantly good patiently waiting to sit on Santa's lap. Goof off pictures!
Aunt Jan with Me and the kids.
And would you look at this, Thayne is scared to death of this nice man, he didn't want anything to do with him. Karas on the other hand couldn't get enough of him. She didn't want to leave. Santa just took the time she needed to talk to him, too bad if there was a line. So cute.
My hands are always busy, this has led to many crafty endevers, interior design, paper crafting, or sewing, but my favorite obsession is quilting and making bags. You can just call me an "Old Bag"! My husband, Stuart and I are empty nesters who like to travel in our 5th wheel trailer and spoil our three kids, two son-in-laws, one daughter-in-law and five darling grandkids. (if there's any money leftover from buying fabric!)
I work at Corn Wagon Quilts in Springville, Utah. The perfect job for me. I teach quilt and bag classes for the Corn Wagon and Dave's Bernina in Provo and St. George, Utah. It's a good thing we don't have to live off what money I make, 'cause you know it has to buy fabric! Glad you stopped by, pull up a chair, a diet coke, chocolate and lets get accquainted.
"The desire tocreate is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul. No matter our talents, education, backgrounds, or abilities, we each have an inherent wish tocreate something that did not exist before .... creation brings deep satisfaction and fulfillment. We develop ourselves and others when we take unorganized matter into our hands and mold it into something of beauty ..."
*Dieter F. Uchtdorf
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This is my husband Stuart. This is who I share my nest with. He likes the outdoors, hunting, guns, and ME! He is a wonderful cook (am I lucky or what?) He is a fun, kind and loving father and grandpa. I'm so blessed to have in my life.