October marks the start of my favorite time of year. I love the fall / winter seasons for so many reasons. One, it’s the start of the holidays, and this year they will be even more special to me since it’s the first year I will be back in with my family since leaving for the … [Read more...] about Tis the Season
I know. You’re thinking, “Didn’t Nikki just move from Arizona? Probably the hottest place ever?” Yes, you’re right. I now live in New England, maybe the most opposite place I could find to the desert heat I lived in for the past three years, but…its hot here. Maybe it’s … [Read more...] about It’s Hot Here!
As you can see, my friends and family have more than exceeded my expectations, and have already started sending me their old sweaters. I can not say thank you enough for all of your support. Your responses have been so positive and have helped just fuel my excitement for this … [Read more...] about Lend a Helping Hand Update
One of my favorite parts of this quilt is the little tag I put in the binding. You can find personalized ribbon on the internet, and I always say I'm going to get some, but I pretty much have my weekly quilting budget spent for the next two months already. I looked around my … [Read more...] about Tagged and Ready for the Relay
While making my way back to the east coast, I spent time with my parents, my in-laws, and my grandmother, Annie. Annie's arthritis has made crafting difficult, so when I found this product, Quilt Magic, at the Phoenix Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival, I knew she would love it. … [Read more...] about My Annie