Monthly Archives: September 2016


Be My Neighbor Block 4

MODA Be My Neighbor Sampler Block #4

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Dear Friends, This is going to be a ‘quick’ post today, our Moose community’s population is growing. We are anxiously awaiting the arrival of our grandson! I was at the hospital early this morning walking the halls with our youngest daughter, hoping to help speed up this delivery process.  My first ‘shift’ of the day ended […]

Be My Neighbor Block 3

MODA Be My Neighbor Sampler Block #3

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Dear Friends, “A birdie with a yellow bill. Hopped upon the window sill. Cocked his shining eye and said: “Ain’t you ‘shamed, you sleepy-head!”   I was reminded of this poem when I saw this week’s house block. I remember spending a week during each summer at my grandparents farm.   Grandpa always woke me up ‘chanting’ the above […]

Be My Neighbor Block 2

MODA Be My Neighbor Sampler Block #2

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Dear Friends, Mr. Moose and I are doing some remodeling in our home this fall.   We started with a change of our back door entrance and the hallway connecting it to my sewing room. And as of this morning, we do not have a laundry room.   Of course, I wanted to Moose It Up too!  I […]

Moda Be My Neighbor Block 1

MODA Be My Neighbor Sampler Block #1

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Dear Moose Friends, Ask any quilter what they love about “being a quilter” and one of the reasons is likely to be, the sense of community. Quilters of all ages,  backgrounds and experience levels love to gather to share the experience of being “makers”.  Nowhere is that more apparent than with our excitement over a […]