For the Boys (Men)!

Welcome to The Reluctant Quiter and my turn on the blog hop! If this is your first visit to the blog, please take a moment and check out the tabs across the top.  If you are so inclined, I would love to have you follow me! While I can always find some kind of quilt...

Guilty Quilting

Sounds really naughty, doesn’t it? It really just means that I am making something on a whim when I really should be doing other sewing! The mailman brought me a package today from Green Fairy Quilts. In it were two packs of “Vin du Jour”. I think...

Quick quilt!

The past two weeks have been a little stressful. When I am feeling stressed I tend to sew more. It really does help me to relax. This weekend the company that I work for was sold. I haven’t been sleeping well but I have been very productive. In the past two...

Pinwheels in progress

I took advantage of the charm square special pricing at Green Fairy Quilts last week. (10 packages of charm squares for $69 and no shipping). That is significantly lower than I pay even with a 25% discount at Burkholder’s so I had to do it! I ordered several...

Buying fabric on a budget

Wondering why I am showing you my laundry? They are towels but not my laundry! They are my fabric choice for backing burpies and baby changing pads. If you have purchased terry cloth by the yard you may feel (as I do) that they are charging a lot of money for poorly...

Blogging business cards

Do you ever have the opportunity to tell someone about your blog and then need to find a piece of paper and a pen so you can jot everything down for them? It has happened to me and I thought how silly that I didn’t have cards that I could just hand out. I made...