I know I missed day 4, but we were so tired last night we crashed. Today was Vermont, and Maine. We did stop at Keepsake Quilts and got some goodies and then spent the day in the mountains. For dinner tonite we had pulled pork and beer at a place in Freeport, ME called Gritty’s. … More Day 5
Got to Gettysburg, PA early and spent 4 hours driving around the battle field. Seeing all these markers, cannons, and reading about each person makes you FEEL the history and understand more the agony, sadness, and the passion each side fought for. It is so different seeing places like this than reading about it in … More Day 3
We have has some Very long days in the car, but it has been so worth it. I have been to 5 states and 3 quilt shops. Today we went to a quilt shop in a ladies home, this one had a 5 star rating in the Row by Row quilts and it earned it. … More Day 2
Got up early this morning and was on the road by 3:30am Central time. We had lunch in Cloverleaf, Indiana. We enjoyed a wonderful hamburger and hand dipped onion rings. The burger was open flamed grilled and so good. Then drove to Indianapolis, Indiana at Quilt Plus and visited her. This was a modern quilt … More Day 1
We are enjoying music, the smells of funnel cake, kettle corn, and so much more. It’s a little hot right now, but nice breeze. Alicia had shirts made for us. I love them.
I have been making peanut and pecan brittles and decided to make something a little special for Alicia’s good friend. She and her family have been adopted by us and we love them to pieces. For her hubby I made peanut/rum brittle. I know the alcohol cooks down so I used only a 1/4 cup … More Tried something new
I have been getting ready for our vacation that is in 3 days. I have made my lists and have the important things lined up. Clothes, list of Quilt Shops, and a hand applique project ready for the time in the car. The rest will come together and that is good. I found a cute … More Starting new project