Hilachas is the Spanish word for those little loose threads that fall all over the floor and sewing area as you finish sewing and snip the tail end of the thread off the sewn area. So does this blog entail the odds and ends of topics of interest, leaving more loose threads to ponder...
Encouraging words of the day: In that way, you will be acting as
true children of your Father in heaven. For he gives his sunlight to both the
evil and the good, and he sends rain on the just and the unjust alike. ~Matthew 5:45.
In life, we all have to deal with the unexpected. Just because we’re
believers or just because we’re good people or doing the right thing doesn’t
make us exempt from trouble. When something unexpected happens or you find
yourself facing a crisis, don’t automatically go into “panic mode” or just fall
apart emotionally. Realize that the crisis is no
surprise to God. It may be unexpected to you, but God knows the end from the
beginning. He has solutions to problems that you haven’t even had yet. He has
equipped you for every battle, and He goes before you to make your crooked
We’ve been back in El Paso for a week now.I’ve been busy and have not blogged since last Wednesday.Yes, today is“One
Flower Wednesday.”Karen provides a linky for all of to share
our hexagon flowers and I usually manage to get at least one flower done.Here are two scrappy flowers:
If you would
like to see more flowers out there in blogland, just click HERE.
And I’m trying
to keep up with “My Jane.”Here is
J-6.I didn’t make a good choice on the
colors, too much white so the design seems to get lost.
And here is
J-7.I did pretty well on this one
except for the top part.As “they” say,
these little (or big) errors add character to the quilt.“My Jane” is full of character.
Then I’ve been
working on my Civil War Legacies Quilt.
A group of us
was sent 12 books of "Civil War Legacies" by Carol Hopkins and we are doing
reviews. There are actually 15 patterns in the book.My quilt is called “Scarlet, Tomorrow.”It fits me since I am still trying to get my
block done, maybe by tomorrow or Friday when I’ll post what I’ve done.