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Jo's Country Junction · 1h ago

HELP…I need more fabric!

Help readers… Remember I pulled my Santa Fe String Star quilt to work on for a UFO?  Well…I pulled Star Struck too. I’ve been cutting sashing pieces and have just not discovered that I don’t have enough of on of the sashing fabrics….  This one. It’s ...
Jo's Country Junction · 16h ago

Charity Quilt Finish

We have another finish from Cheryl today.  WOW…She’s on a roll. Look at what the volunteer quilters have completed recently.  This quilt top was made by Kristy Wilkinson.  She sent it to me in July 2016.  I forwarded the top to Cheryl in Dallas who d...
Jo's Country Junction · 23h ago

Family Time

I have great family.  I can’t tell you how much I appreciate them.  My brothers and my sister have been great to my kids and for me, that means so much.  Growing up I didn’t know my aunts and uncles all the well outside of my Aunt Agnes that I’ve tol...
Jo's Country Junction · 1d ago

UFO Progress

I made progress in the UFO department.  On Sunday I hadn’t sewn a bit…not a single bit on ...
Jo's Country Junction · 1d ago

Cleaning up the Neighborhood

You might remember back in early December that our neighbors to the back tore down an old sagging shed they had on their property.  Read about it here if you missed it. It ended up in a pile.  One blog reader commented saying that they hoped the neig...
Jo's Country Junction · 2d ago

Find Us in McCalls: Double Dutch

Have you seen the new issue of McCalls Quilting Magazine?  This issue..the May/June 2017?  It should be hitting the news stands soon.  I can’t help but chuckle on the way magazines work publ...
Jo's Country Junction · 2d ago

Ask Jo: Childcare Registration and My Shoulder

I had some questions come up after I wrote that I was no longer going to do be a registered childcare provider and instead provide unregistered childcare.  The main question was liability.  Will the insurance company still insure me?  The answer is y...
Jo's Country Junction · 3d ago

What I’m Working On…

Not a lot of sewing happened this week.  We had things going on the the evening…My childca...
Jo's Country Junction · 4d ago

Stash Report

I haven’t said much about it yet but I’ve been going to physical therapy for my shoulder. ...
Jo's Country Junction · 5d ago

Shopping for Batiks

Monday I told you that I was cutting a quilt from scrap batiks fabrics that had been gifted to me.  Well I got as far as I could and then I needed more fabric.  Saturday was the day for me t...