Archive for March, 2008

Nathan – Wait ’til Morning

Posted 30 March 2008 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | No Comments

It’s almost 8am….now you can scroll down and opening your package. Happy Birthday Nathan!!!   And here is your present.  As soon as you have your new address in NYC I will ship this to you.  This is a big quilt…perhaps 80 x 90…big enough to cover the top of a queen size bed, and it [...]

When life was simple….

Posted 22 March 2008 | By | Categories: Clay, Travels | No Comments

Augusta, GA….Easter Sunday 1990.  Virginia, on the left,  has her own 4 year old daughter today…and Daniel in back is 33 this year.

ThreadStrong

Posted 19 March 2008 | By | Categories: Art | 6 Comments

New Parker/Jones Family living room quilt….almost a year in the making.  Hand-pieced and hand-quilted.

Green Chicago River

Posted 15 March 2008 | By | Categories: Scenery | No Comments

Picture courtesy of Weatherplus Chicago webcam… They really do dye the Chicago River green for the St. Patty’s Day Parade. “The festivities began just before 11 a.m. Saturday when the Chicago River was dyed a bright shade of green. Crowds of people lined the river to witness the 40-year-old Chicago ritual. The coloring used is [...]

Pt. Reyes 1987

Posted 11 March 2008 | By | Categories: Clay, Travels | 3 Comments

This was the last time we were at Pt. Reyes…but we only stopped at the visitor center because we were on our way to Menlo Park (from an Arcata Christmas), and I’m sure Clay was too car cranky to drive another 20 miles out to the point:) Check out the cool shoes, the yellow-orange sweats [...]

Can I bore you with some pictures?

Posted 11 March 2008 | By | Categories: Donna, Durry, Travels | No Comments

Drakes Estero on the Pt. Reyes Peninsula. Sir Francis Drake stopped in here to rest and fix his boat. Not bad accommodations. To see more pictures click on: http://www.flickr.com/photos/donnaparker/

Once a Month, Whether I Need It or Not

Posted 05 March 2008 | By | Categories: Genealogy | 4 Comments

I really wanted to do these things more consistently, but looking back, it’s been a month and I haven’t posted anything.  I could make a bunch of excuses but I won’t.  I’ll just promise myself to work a little harder at it. Since we last spoke, Christel wrote back sending pages from her grandmother’s cousin’s [...]

New Work Shoes ;^)

Posted 05 March 2008 | By | Categories: Donna | 3 Comments

A new version of Air Pegasus. A wider toe box (for sore feet!) Pretty in pink, too.