Monday Musings and PHD Update

by | Nov 7, 2022 | 6 comments

Happy Monday everyone!! It’s time once again to share your thoughts, quilts, lists, and crafts with us! Monday is time to update the weekly list, so here goes!!

For the week 10/31 – 11/7/22:

  • Work on Island Batik December project. ✔ DONE – Strips have been cut. Now to begin the piecing!!
Surprise for November Blog Hop
  • Finish Music Blog Hop project. ✔ DONE partially. Just have a few more items to complete on it!
  • Continue with cross stitch. ✔ DONE – I really love how this is turning out!!
  • We’ll see what else happens! Well, not much, but a little cleaning while searching for some items I placed in a “secure” spot, which I still haven’t found!! BUT, I did get a couple more rows of M’s quilt done! This is half of it!!

Since I will be out of town next week, I am going to make my goals for the next two weeks 11/7/22 – 11/13/22!

  • Continue with cross stitch.
  • Post for Music Blog Hop. You can see that on the 17h! Though I won’t be home, I’ll schedule the post for that day!
  • Work on December Island Batik project.
  • Start writing patterns for Island Batik Spring/Summer catalog – with at least ONE of them completed!
  • Pack for trip to the Great Smoky Mountains to celebrate our 45h anniversary!
  • Whatever else suits my fancy!!

PHD in 2022

I did not make a lot of progress on the PHDs but did finish some starts and started more! LOL

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  1. Melisa-Pinker n Punkin Quilting

    Woo Hoo! You got a lot accomplished, Brenda. M’s quilt is looking great and love the cross stitch. I can not wait to see what you have in store for the Music Blog Hop. Happy quilting.

  2. texasquiltgal

    Oh that trip sounds like fun – congratulations! Your cross stitch is cute. Good luck on your goals but have a great time on your trip. Thank you for sharing with To Do Tuesday!

  3. Jocelyn Thurston

    I too love your cross stitch..that is a cute fox! Also love your star blocks. So many great projects. Imagine, 45 years! That’s a wonderful number to celebrate. Congratulations!

  4. piecefulwendy

    Will be fun to see what’s in that surprise package, and what you are creating with it! I have a few of those “secure spots” too, so I hope you discover yours! 45 years! How exciting, and what a fun way to celebrate!

  5. Daryl

    I wonder what the “surprise” package is? I love that quilt you have half done, it’s stunning and you haven’t even finished the blocks or quilted it yet, so I know it will be gorgeous when finished! Have a nice time away.

  6. rl2b2017

    Hi Brenda! Happy almost anniversary! Forty-five years feel like they’ve gone by in a blink, don’t they? Congrats to you both. Have fun on your vacay. I’m glad to hear that the Smokey Mountains have survived from that huge fire – last year, was it? Great job on your work and I am intrigued by that surprise for the November blog hop! {{Hugs}} a bunch, my friend. ~smile~ Roseanne


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