Author Archives: kuwaitquilter

Wandering Once More

Just when I was getting settled, and thought I had landed home……… after three years, we are on the move again.  Not overseas this time, although it almost seems like it. David has been working in northern British Columbia since … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia Holiday

Back in 2005 a Nova Scotia Mom entrusted her son to me when he came to northern Alberta to try out the life of an oilman. It didn’t work out, and he is back on the open seas, but I’d … Continue reading

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Paperless Paper Piecing

Last spring, I was introduced to Paperless Paper piecing…….. and I love it.  It does away with the endless picking out of tiny bits of paper from seams made of incredibly short stitches. It also saves a whole lot of trees, because … Continue reading

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March 23, 2016. I got to do something I never expected I would ever experience………. I went dog sledding. True, it was the tourist version, but still. How lucky we are to live near the Rockies, and have such an … Continue reading

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Making Time

Time is a funny thing – intangible, and yet we are always referring to it. We take time, we make time, we spend time, we lose time, we kill time, we run out of time …….. the list goes on. It … Continue reading

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Of Perfumes and Gods

I have the honour of having some of my photos used in Aina Eris’s blog post about frankincense and the Omani perfume house, Amouage. Aina has done some great research on the subject, and is a captivating writer. I invite … Continue reading

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Back in The Sewing Room

i have been away from my blog for quite a while.  So much has happened here, and while I keep thinking about writing, and am alway taking photos with this in mind, the fingers have not been connecting to the … Continue reading

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