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W is for Winter Birds

Posted on: October 8th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Each morning I drive my son to work in Listowel. It’s dark on the way there. But on the way home the early light hits the clouds… That stubborn autumn sun rises. And once it’s rays alit upon the hardwood trees. Reflecting the golds, reds, oranges and last of the yellows. I realize how much […]

10K Giveaway!!!

Posted on: October 1st, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Thank you ALL!!! We are having a GIVEAWAY!!!    It’s time to celebrate YOU! I began this little blog back in 2012, keeping a diary of my quilting journey, while searching to connect with the online quilting community. That lovely group of online supporters and encouragers that I have been blessed to come to know, […]

Farm Fresh baby quilt finish

Posted on: September 28th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

  Let me tell you ’bout the birds and the bees…   The flowers and the trees…         And a quilt made with LOVE!!!!       I can’t get over how cute these blocks all look together!                           These […]

F is for FARM FRESH

Posted on: September 18th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome FALL!!! Another NEW ADDITION to the Back2School series has been added to my SHOP! Each of my blocks finished at 10″ square. Sunflower and Leaves, Stick with Leaves, and Hen. Want to make your own FARM FRESH quilt??? You must first buy the ABC pattern… and then “F is for FARM FRESH” 4 pack pattern […]

T is for Turtle

Posted on: September 17th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Remember my POND quilt finish from back in June? The Pond themed blocks were fun to make! Each block finished at 10″ square. Lily Pad…. Dragonfly…. Bullrushes…. and Goldfish…. The background is from the Lily Pad collection by Debbie Shore for the Craft Cotton Company. This time I am replacing the Goldfish with Turtles.   Want to […]

BIG Labour Day SALE!

Posted on: September 4th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

I have nothing quilt related to share… But I can share a BIG SALE for Labour Day! All PDF patterns are 50% off   Click here to check out the SALE! It has been almost an entire month since I have blogged or sewn anything. Thank you all for the wonderful responses to my last […]

More Mommy and Me

Posted on: August 7th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Thank you all for the wonderful response to my recent posts sharing more about my mommy and me. I am so grateful to have this time to spend with my mom and look forward to our weekly lunch dates. None of us knows how many days we are counted. So I am doing my best […]

Wishin’ I Was Fishin’

Posted on: August 4th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

  Summer time and the livin’ is easy…   Just want to show you how “heavy with blooms” my Rose of Sharon is too!!!     These next photos show the quilting well…       Quilted using plain white thread.         The backing is the same as I used for the […]

Tea for Two

Posted on: July 31st, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Meet my mom… My mom turned 80 in May. This COVID thing is driving her CRAZY. So for the past two weeks, I have been driving her to the Erie Drive In for her favourite pulled pork on a bun. And of course, the soft serve ice cream!!! These are are lunch dates. Tea for […]

Beach Time

Posted on: July 29th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Which way to the BEACH? Good old SUMMER TIME!   These seagulls are easily my favourite block in this quilt. But the crabby crab is pretty cute too!   This school themed text fabric, printed on Spoonflower, was used to make the white cap waves.     The wavy line quilting makes it look like […]