I was getting such peace from the sight of the hand-stitching that I had to take a moment just to reflect and enjoy....and I had to take
I really do get such a peaceful feeling when I am quilting. I know I've said it before, but I'll say it again.....hand-quilting is good for my soul...I like my applique time, but hand-quilting takes it to another level. It really is my daily meditation time.
As opposed to this.....
I'm also binding a quilt. I know that people enjoy it, but to me it's just something that has to be done to have a completed quilt :)
There wasn't much time for stitching this morning as we had to leave quite early for Woodstock, Ontario for the Dairy Run!
I'm sure I read that this would be a fast-paced race....meaning nice and flat. But, no, there were many, many darned hills!
It was a tougher race than usual for me but still lots of fun!
It was a tough race, but a special one, as it was the first time crossing the finish line with a friend!
Saturday evening I looked up and saw the pups posing for a perfect picture....and luckily I had my phone with me!...
(It would have been a much better picture if I'd gotten the rest of the mulch on to cover the landscape fabric!)
I think they were having a wee rest before the beginning of a week of "getting it on"....yes, by the beginning of August we should be having a litter of puppies.
I am going to relax for a bit and see who else is linking up with Kathy's Quilts for Slow Sunday Stitching.