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Quilting With Kids

  • | Laurel Sons

    Quilts for Kids

    Quilts for Kids is a terrific organization.  I have talked about them in other posts and I'm sure I'll mention them again!!  I believe in what they do and help as much as I can each year.  They are the group that will send you a kit to make a small quilt.  You make the quilt, (you are welcome an... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    This Year's Class Quilt --- We Have a Winner!

    An awesome little girl named Samantha won the quilt today!!!  She kept hugging it while carrying it to her car!  She plans on snuggling under it while watching a movie and sleeping with it tonight. This is the thirteenth year I have done this raffle quilt project and every once in a while I wond... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    They Come In Threes

    We're working hard on getting through the last few days of the school year.  The children really want summer break to be here already and are very, shall we say, energetic!!!  It is becoming more challenging to keep them focused as the weather gets nicer.   Boy did I have  "one of those days"!!!... View Post
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    Grandson's Fabric Shopping

    When my grandson was in town  for my son's wedding, we were running errands and stopped at Joann Fabrics to pick up some stabilizer and a few spools of thread.  While we were walking through the aisles of fabric, he spotted a bolt with orange and red flames that he really liked, then he saw the ... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    High Hopes

    I have very high hopes of getting alot of things accomplished this weekend.  This has been a week of long days and late nights.  I feel like I have been running around in circles doing a little here and a little there but not completing enough to make me happy.  I have several things in the work... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    My Kit Arrived!

    My quilt kit for the "Quilt For Kids Challenge" already arrived! ( www.quiltsforkids.org ) I ordered it and thought it wouldn't come until after I was finished at school.  It will have to wait until next week to be assembled but I'm glad it got here already. I was suprised to see that some of th... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    This Year's Class Quilt --- We Have a Winner!

    This time of the year is soooo crazy.  It is the last week of school.  My classroom is being moved so I have to pack everything up for the move.  This is alot of work but I am happy about going back upstairs in our building. Files need to be updated, grades finished, report cards done, book orde... View Post
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    The Underground Railroad

    I'm going to share a couple of books with you that I use to introduce  the Underground Railroad to my children at school.  My second graders are fasinated by these stories and they always beg for more. The first is "The Secret to Freedom", by Marcia Vaughan.  This book tells the story of an aunt... View Post

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