Summer Sailboat

  Summer Sailboat pattern on Etsy   I love sailboats.  I see them as giant winged birds floating in the sea.  Many a year ago I even fancied taking sailing lessons.  I even had my husband teach me how to swim. However, that ended up having quite a different effect.  I became addicted to swimming and spent a lot of time at the pool.  I became a fairly decent swimmer, but the.. Read More

Hot Days Of Summer

  Taken with my cell shortly after dinner at a pho place   The outside temperature has been around 40C (104F) lately and I am determined not to expose myself even a little bit to the hot sun.  The quilts are all put away.  Even my quilt-addicted kitties are rolling up their mini quilts so they can sit on the cool, bare surfaces.  Yes, they bundle up their quilts with.. Read More

A Bag For Summer Swim

  Summer Swim pattern on Etsy   I am not the athletic type by any means, but I LOVE swimming!  It’s really like an addiction for me.  As soon as summer comes around, there’s only one thing on my mind – it’s swim season and I can’t wait to swim every day!   I used to carry my swim gear in an old tote bag that I acquired on one.. Read More