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.

Share Your Halloween Stories with Family

It’s writing Wednesday. I know I’ve been lax about posting daily. One of these days I’m going to do the Ultimate Blog Challenge, and actually post every day. In the meantime I keep working at it, but that’s another post … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Thought

Today’s thought is a Confusius quote:   “It does not matter how fast you go as long as you do not stop.”   Of course, nothing wrong with pausing to catch your breath and enjoy the view.     Do … Continue reading

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In the Beginning We Were Just a Boy and Girl

WRITING  WEDNESDAY It’s Writing Wednesday, and today’s prompt is to write about meeting your husband, significant other. I spent yesterday at the hospital while my son had a procedure. The day conjured up memories of when his dad was ill … Continue reading

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See Oklahoma, One Step at a Time – Travel Tuesday Photos

Virtual Travel As I mentioned in a previous blog, walking has become my exercise of choice. Most days I walk 2.5 miles, on a track. It’s boring. Oh sure, I get to watch the sun rise, beautiful.       … Continue reading

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Moving our Bodies Makes Travel More Accessible

It’s Movement Monday At least that’s the original plan. To blog about moving our bodies, not our belongings. One problem with this Pantzer planning, is she often goes off on tangents.  I joined the Ultimate Blog Challenge this month and … Continue reading

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Sunday Afternoon Tea – When Technology Tries to Bite

Original plan – do a Facebook live and post it here afterwards. Reality – Video looks like television reception from the sixties. No snow, but blurry and every changing picture. If it doesn’t improve it’s coming down. There’s a lesson … Continue reading

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A Weekly Recap and Look at Leisure Activities

Today is rest and relaxation day. A day to blog about leisure activities. According to my first post here, where I gave a list of what I would post each day. Ha! That sort of worked. Before we get to … Continue reading

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