Thursday, November 29, 2012

Easy Street progress - step 1

I've been busy sewing away in the sewing room and have made a bunch of progress this week. Most importantly, I started the Easy Street mystery over at Quiltville.com. My color choices for this mystery are blue, green, maroon, brown and creams/white. The first step was for oodles of four patches in brown and creams. I have 122 made and need 70 more. I doubt I will get to them this week but at least I have some made before the next step is released on Friday. Oh, I made one of the bindings for the pinwheel too.

I would have made more this afternoon but I scheduled a trip to the doctor. I've had a terrible head cold for 2-3 weeks (yup, I did teach my kids to share - darn it!) and it has morphed into a sinus infection on Sunday/Monday. I've tried the home remedies - the sinus wash- for the last five days and after starting to feel a little better yesterday it is back to painful in the teeth again so it is time to visit the doctor. I did find some kleenex that have a cooling effect this morning. Ohhhh, I LOVE them. I think I will be getting another box or two this afternoon since I'm sure my first one will be gone by then. As I told my kids - at least I am set for the holiday - I'm going to be rudolph for a bit.


4 comments:

  1. Oh my. You have fought this long enough. If you have a sinus infection, you will need some medicine.
    Your 4 patch blocks look nice. I have 99 done, myself.
    Get well soon!

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  2. Maybe it will be good to get all the sickness done and overwith for the holidays? Take good care of yourself!

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  3. Ugh, sinus infections are not nice. Lovely 4-patches, and nice colour combo. Looking forward to seeing how this quilt develops.

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  4. I love seeing what everyone has pulled out for the background and their choice for constant! Thank you for sharing yours, Sharyn

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