Author Archives: Nita

About Nita

Quilter, writer, speaker, mom and grandmom. I enjoy making quilts for my grandkids, and other children. I especially love hearing and sharing quilt stories with others, that's how the book came about and this blog will continue to share quilt stories and how God works with quilts to comfort and teach us.

The Joy Jar, A Reminder of Happy Times

Some events and happening we remember, no problem, others require a little prompting, and there are those that need full-on reminders. I’m quite happy not remembering every bad thing that has happened, every sad event, forgetting some of those are … Continue reading

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A Toast to Last Year

Let’s all lift up our beverage, tea, coffee, soda, water, alcohol, whatever is your drink of choice, and toast 2018, it was a good year. I know it’s the middle of January and New Year’s toasts and posts are in … Continue reading

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Ditching the Television, SoCS

  Several months ago I ran across a blog participating in Stream of Consciousness Saturday, possibly this one, Linda G. Hill. The idea is to write and not edit, except for typos, using the prompt given. Now, I don’t normally … Continue reading

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A New Food to Add to a Healthy Diet

It’s Fitness Friday and part of fitness is eating healthy. Last week I bought Jicama again when I bought it before, it went bad before I got around to trying it. This time I wanted to be sure and eat … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Words

Some people do Wordless Wednesday since I seem to prefer to go against the traffic I do Wednesday’s words. Here are today’s seven phrases, thoughts, ideas, to inspire, motivate, or simply entertain you. Some are mine, some are not. Enjoy … Continue reading

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To Move or Not to Move, That is the Question

I always heard, and many “experts” still advise widows not to make any drastic decisions or changes the first twelve months after their husband’s death. What about after? Is it better to move or stay in the familiar home? There … Continue reading

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Raising the Full-of-Life Widow

    Life is for the living, which means if we are here above the dirt, awake each day we need to live life. Enjoy life. Embrace life. It’s hard. Here are a few things I try to remember, they … Continue reading

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