May 24, 2018

Masterpiece

By Kristen Banks You know I’ve never thought of myself as a quitter. In fact, I have a little twinge of anger rise up inside of […]
May 11, 2018

Pickin’ and Grinin’

By Kristen Banks I’ve been writing a lot lately about those unexpected hard or difficult things in life that we all face from time to time. […]
May 3, 2018

Adults have coffee breath

By Kristen Banks I was lying in bed one morning feeling not quite up to par. I really wished that I didn’t have to get up […]
April 19, 2018

Old Faithful

By Kristen Banks When we first started our quilt shop almost two years ago, I had a list of fabrics that I knew I definitely wanted […]
April 5, 2018

Put a butterfly on it

By Kristen Banks Have you ever had something happen to one of your quilts that was so shocking and terrible that you couldn’t even imagine it? […]
March 29, 2018

Because He Lives

By Kristen Banks There is some debate among quilters as to whether or not seasonal quilts are worth the time, expense, and effort to make. When […]
March 22, 2018

Stranded at the drive-thru, branded a fool

By Kristen Banks This week has been a really busy week. It’s been tough to get everything done that needed to get done. And I’ve had […]
March 19, 2018

Column: Reforms can finance teacher pay increases

By Josh Breechen We’re now just over a month into regular session and the budget for FY ’19 looks promising.  Our state economy is recovering and state […]
March 15, 2018

50 Shades of Cornflower Blue

By Kristen Banks “I’ll tell you a story, correct me if it’s not true, but the most noble of all the colors is the lowly Cornflower […]