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Jo's Country Junction · 6m ago

On the Frame: Charity Quilts

Over the weekend I had a little time so I dug out a stack of charity quilts and started on the mission of finding backings. I found backings for six.  It’s not a terribly hard job if I was a little better at making decisions.  I get a little too pick...
Jo's Country Junction · 1d ago

UFO Challenge

My UFO has progress to report…Yahoo. I got a chance to work on it before I realized that my fireman benefit quilt needs to be finished in a couple weeks. My blocks all have their string corners on them.  That didn’t happen as easy as it looks…(does i...
Jo's Country Junction · 1d ago

What I’m Reading: Damaged

I just finished up listening to the audio book Damaged: A Novel (A Rosato & DiNunzio Novel) by Lisa Scottoline.  I have read other books by this author and have very much enjoyed them so this was an easy book to pick…but was it an easy listen? All of...
Jo's Country Junction · 2d ago

It’s all in the Bread

Saturday I was at the grocery store.  I passed by the cinnamon raisin bread.  It looked so...
Jo's Country Junction · 2d ago

My Aunt Agnes

My Aunt Agnes is a gem…but let me start the story a little earlier. In the early 1800′s my...
Jo's Country Junction · 3d ago

What I’m Working On…

Oh my…what I get myself into. Every year I make a quilt for the Firemen’s Benefit that’s held the first Sunday in March.  Time has flown by and last week I found myself in a slight panic because not only did I realize that the benefit was just around...
Jo's Country Junction · 3d ago

Stash Report

I started working on a project.  I planned on telling you about it tomorrow.  Usually on M...
Jo's Country Junction · 4d ago

Cross Stitch

I’ve squeezed in a little cross stitch time here and there.  Not a lot but enough to keep ...
Jo's Country Junction · 5d ago

It’s a Top

So, my baby quilt is a top. I went with scrap overload.  I added a scrappy white inner border and did a piano key around the outside.  The top is now pretty big. It’s more of quilt for a toddler than a baby and I’m happy with that.  For the most part...
Jo's Country Junction · 5d ago

On the Farm

Every night while it’s cold, Hubby needs to make sure the tractor that he uses at the farm...