May 20, 2013 archive

The Burgess Boys – Book Review

Haweeya said, “In America, it is about the individual. Self-realization. Go to the grocery store, the doctor’s office, open any magazine, and it is self, self, self. But in my culture it is about community and family.” – from The Burgess Boys – The Burgess family has had its struggles. Jim, Bob and Susan lost …

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Medallion Quilts…and a Special “Round Robin” With Friends

Have you ever heard of a medallion quilt? Here is a definition: Medallion quilts are defined as quilts with a center area of interest surrounded by a series of borders. The center can be a pieced or appliqued block, or a wholecloth panel. The borders can be wholecloth, pieced, or appliqued. – from Liberated Medallion …

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Mailbox Monday – May 20, 2013

Welcome to this week’s Mailbox Monday and which is hosted by Abi at For the Love of Books this month. Visit the dedicated blog for the meme to see the complete tour schedule in the right sidebar. This week I received one unsolicited book from Simon & Schuster: A Step of Faith by Richard Paul …

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