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Merry Christmas

Have a wonderful day!

Posted: December 25th, 2008  

Topics: Other Stuff

The puppy and the little boy

A farmer had some puppies he needed to sell. He painted a sign advertising the 4 pups. And set about nailing it to a post on the edge of his yard. As he was driving the last nail into the post, he felt a tug on his overalls. He looked down into the eyes of […]

Posted: December 24th, 2008  

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Are your kids misbehaving?

Posted: December 23rd, 2008  

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I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas…

Posted: December 21st, 2008  

Topics: Other Stuff


What is Happening in Canada?

Here’s an amazing post by the Yarn Harlot explaining the Canadian government system and what’s going on right now. It’s a long post, but very well written and an easy read.

Posted: December 3rd, 2008  

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Find a Cure

Feel free to copy and share.

Posted: November 7th, 2008  

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I’m an Auntie times two!

My second niece arrived safely Halloween night. Alice Lynne McDougall-Foster was born at 7:52pm, weighing in at 8lb, 10oz and 21.5″ tall! That’s my mom, Alice and Lucy’s Nana, in the last picture. Big sister Lucy went trick or treating with her Grandpa!

Posted: November 1st, 2008  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Other Stuff


Happy Halloween

A few tidbits: Check out the quilt shops in the Quilt Shop Locator – public searching now available. (List your shop, 50% off early bird rates.) Newsletter is going out tomorrow (or Sunday), subscribe today. Last day to enter two give-aways Have you submitted your entry for the Falling Leaves Quilt Show Photo Contest? Three […]

Posted: October 31st, 2008  

Topics: Other Stuff, Site News

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Reminders and Congrats

Sarah Jane will be awarding one lucky winner from the Quilting Gallery a one-year membership to the site My Quilt Patch. Sign up for the free trial, (enter the referral source as Quilting Gallery), before the end of October to be entered in the draw. More info… What does quilting mean to you? Answer this […]

Posted: October 28th, 2008  

Topics: Guest Bloggers, Other Stuff


Ugly Fabric Contest

Please note: This contest has nothing to do with the Quilting Gallery web site, I just thought it sounded like fun. The winner will receive a $15.00 gift certificate to Flamingo Island Designs web store. Here’s how it works: Go through your stash and find your ugliest fabric, you know the one that when you […]

Posted: October 27th, 2008  

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Glorious Colours

Here are some photos from the past two weeks of the glorious colours that could be found in Ottawa. I don’t remember them ever been quite so gorgeous as they have been the past couple of weeks. Some of the pictures have been taken from Gatineau Park while others were taken from Parliament Hill and […]

Posted: October 17th, 2008  

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Friday Funnies

Carla Barrett of Feathered Fibers draws these adorable quilting cartoons for a magazine, Machine Quilting Unlimited.

Posted: July 11th, 2008  

Topics: Other Stuff, Web Finds