Author Archives: PatchPearl

A Preview of Coming Attractions….of sorts!

Yes, you’re in the right place…don’t click back! I’ve been working behind the scenes to work on this site, and there are changes here (and more coming…it’s a process).  But in keeping with my commitment to post weekly, I can tell you that there’s more ‘secret stuff” coming in the near future.  If you saw […]

It’s all about BALANCE for 2018…here’s my why

Now that I’m in the after Christmas/pre New Years rush, I can let you in on a some things I’ve been working on. I’ve been spending some time taking stock of things, and looking ahead to next year in addition to making stockings and wrapping presents.   To be quite honest, I felt the need to […]

Postcard from Ringo Lake –

Today’s post is an update on a new project I’m working on – the zen of last week’s post can’t really stay zen for long.  I had posted an interesting tidbit on my facebook page about being vaguely intrigued about the newest Quiltville mystery quilt, On Ringo Lake…had many of my readers thought about it, […]

5 Changes I’m making to Christmas this year…and why

It’s November 30, and like many of you, I’ve started looking ahead to Christmas.  There have been years I’ve dreaded it, postponed it, procrastinated it – and really didn’t find myself enjoying the holiday season.  Once upon a time, I worked for a company which ended it’s year on 12/31…so you can imagine how joyful […]