Quilts for a cause

Posted Oct 26 2018 in , , ,

I don’t sew, knit, crochet, embroider or do any of the other handicrafts at which women on both sides of my family tree excelled. In junior high home economics, sewing was painful for both me and my long-suffering mother. Mom made many of her own clothes and was renowned for her knitting, but she’d been […]

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A stitch in time

Posted Aug 29 2014 in , , ,

My mom was a knitter. The gentle click of her knitting needles was as much a part of my childhood as the books we shared, her chocolate chip cookies and the touch of her hand soothing all manner of ailments.  She was descended from a long line of knitters and crafters too. Women who made […]

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