(1) Longaberger baskets
(2) hot coffee
(3) animals playing in the snow
Today is my birthday, I've reach the ripe ole age of 65 - yes! That means three significant things to me - (1) I'm eligible for a reduction in my DC property taxes - 50%!
(2) I can get the "senior citizen" rate when booking flights, and the most important thing
(3) I got the Birthday Dollar!
This birthday dollar is very important to me, you can read the full story on this post
and another dig-out of the sidewalks
someone had music playing, you could hear it for a long way... and notice the beer cooling in the snow at the bottom right of this picture! I like that kind of neighborhood comeraderie!
I didn't participate in the shoveling, but I hung out at my neighbor's for awhile and enjoyed a delicious bowl of 18 bean soup. I took over some of my quilts for an impromptu show-n-tell, and saw this super cute quilt that 3-month-old Colin's grandmother made for him...
so cute! She's a self-taught quilter who made her first quilt when she had her first grandchild - three years ago!
Yesterday was a no-sew day for me, just a hang out and watch Netflix kind of day. Sew forth and sew on til later...