Category Archives: Phoenix Arizona

Sewing with My Mom: Quilts, Chair Covers and Valences Coming Right Up!

My Mom lives in Arizona, land of sunshine, heat and cactus. I like to visit her pretty home in Sun City; she lives in a 3-bedroom ranch that she has transformed into what I think  of as “quilting central.” Mom … Continue reading

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Home Again, Naturally

Getting Back in the Groove Yesterday my Continental Airlines flight touched down at Newark Liberty Airport almost 20 minutes early. I returned from spending five days with my Mom at her new abode in Sun City, Arizona. If you’ve been … Continue reading

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Fajitas, a Restaurant, with a Side of Goodwill (and Some Upscale Retail)

Grass Doesn’t Grow Under Our Feet 80 degrees, sunny with a slight breeze. Can you feel it? No? I did today (bwahahaha to my friends in the frozen Northeast). Me in my shorts and t shirt and sandals. Fajitas were … Continue reading

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Consignment Shopping and Used Furniture Retailers

I’ve Died and Gone to Resale Heaven Most of you already know that I like to rearrange furniture, pick stuff up from one part of the house and move it to another (as well as repurpose others’ castoffs that they … Continue reading

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