I am going to be a grandma again...
One daughter is expecting twins..
and my other grown daughter is expecting a baby.
The due dates are
Within ONE DAY of each other.
CRAZY *** crazy *** Grandma feelings over here!
The quilt above is, of course, helping me with all the feelings.
Happy feelings and anxious feelings.
How in the world will I be able to BE THERE when
one girl is in Texas and one girl is an hour away?
One row of happy scraps at a time.
Sewing my feelings out!!!
Isn't that what we quilters DO?
I began at the top of this quilt with stars..
Made some houses with kids and chickens inside.
You have to have a hen house...right?
Then some simple trees....cars, trucks and rvs.
Boats and fish.
And don't forget the helicopter up top!!
The slow going part of this quilt are all those tiny squares!
They are 1 1/2" unfinished.
I"m going one row at a time without a firm PLAN...
So I'm finding the squares run out faster than I expect!
Ha ha ha.
Since this one is the for the twins...
have get to make another.
My UN-firm plan is to make another similar, but not exactly the same.
I don't think I have all of the same SCRAPS!
I am really trying to USE WHAT I HAVE
and not go shopping.
We'll see how that goes.
What are YOU making this week??
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got it today! Thanks!!Delete
Congratulations!! What a cute celebratory quilt :)ReplyDelete
Congrats, Grandma! what a windfall!ReplyDelete
Congrats times 3.ReplyDelete
Beth, what a wonderful basket of news :-) Congratulations to you and all the family. Your quilt is a perfect way to start my week - with a big smile :-)ReplyDelete
Congrats x2!!! ;))) I LOVE your free form baby quilt--so cute...nice work your heart must be going pitty-pat with this news...hugs, JulieroseReplyDelete
Clever fussy cutting ....congrats on the big news!!ReplyDelete
Oh my goodness - CONGRATULATIONS Grandma!!! How very exciting!ReplyDelete
Love love love your quilt - it's just too cute!
Congratulations! Three in one time, wow, you are going to be busy ;)ReplyDelete
Congratulations! How fun! I am at my son and daughter-in-law's house to help with their sons while they go in tomorrow for their 3rd baby. Another boy! Grandchildren are the best!ReplyDelete
Congratulations!!! What great news . . . this will keep your quilting juices flowing. Baby quilts are so much fun to make. Cheerful colors and designs . . . happy, happy, happy.ReplyDelete
Have a great day, Grandma, I envision that you are smiling form ear to ear:)
Congratulations! Three...That is so very exciting!ReplyDelete
Congratulations! What exciting news! Love the quilt, I love nautical quilts!ReplyDelete
Congratulations on the new additions to the family. How very, very fun!ReplyDelete
Jackpot!!! Super congrats!!! Too much fun and love!!!ReplyDelete
Congratulations Beth and good luck to you and your daughters. The quilt is gorgeous! Keep quilting out those feelings :-)ReplyDelete
Congrats Grammie! A fun quilt. If you need some scraps let me know. I may be able to help you out.ReplyDelete
Congratulations on the three babies on their way!! Wow. I love the quilt so far. It is so playful and fun!ReplyDelete
Yea for more grands. You will be kept really busy! Love the quilt beginning.ReplyDelete
Congrats!! and how fun and how crazy!! Just move Texas (your Texas girl - not the whole state) to your house - and then they will only be one hour away from each other - ha ha ha - I am sure that would work right????ReplyDelete
Wow! busy time! Congrats to all, hope everything comes out all right! (oops been reading too many Funs and Puns on facebook!)ReplyDelete
Congrats on some awesome news! The quilts for the twins are going to be so fun for them!ReplyDelete