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by Quilter51
Sat Sep 03, 2016 12:49 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Sizziling September No Spend Challenge
Replies: 31
Views: 14819

Re: Sizziling September No Spend Challenge

Hi everyone. I'm definitely in this month as I got myself a Fitbit Alta and the embroidery machine on the other thread. I want to take a one month train trip in the spring and give my grown kids (both of whom go to school full time and work full time) all the help I can. I just need to sit down with...
by Quilter51
Sat Sep 03, 2016 12:43 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Will I Really Use This Sewing Machine
Replies: 9
Views: 3292

Re: Will I Really Use This Sewing Machine

Sorry Erin, I posted this in Chat, or so I thought. feel free to move if needed,
by Quilter51
Sat Sep 03, 2016 12:41 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Will I Really Use This Sewing Machine
Replies: 9
Views: 3292

Will I Really Use This Sewing Machine

Hi frugal friends, did not know where to put this so here it is in chat. So I just purchased what brother advertises as the affordable embroidery machine for around $300. Affordability is not an issue, the question is how much I will use it (remembering that I make quilts and team things and charity...
by Quilter51
Tue Aug 23, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: is it harder to make friends?
Replies: 9
Views: 3992

Re: is it harder to make friends?

As someone who has moved, once at 55 and once at 65 I would say yes. The reason I moved when I did was because people told me this was true, and not to wait. I see myself downsizing again, so it will be interesting. That said, most of my deep friendships are with family and my otherson are more soci...
by Quilter51
Tue Aug 23, 2016 2:48 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: The Sky IS Falling !!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 26
Views: 9338

Re: The Sky IS Falling !!!!!!!!!!!

Actually, in this country try the red cross advocates a gallon per day per person, three days worth for heading out and ten days for sheltering in place. The problem is that in this country try we have such diverse climates that our needs are both the same. And it would be easier to harvest water in...
by Quilter51
Sat Jul 16, 2016 11:52 am
Forum: DIY Projects
Topic: Serger tips?
Replies: 5
Views: 6716

Re: Serger tips?

Yes, my quilts are custom made mostly. I have a Facebook page and rely on word of mouthe as well.