Another branch of New Leaf Stitches

BERNINA Ambassador: My Story

Over 35 years ago I feel in love with BERNINA. I was in college, doing my student teaching, and the Home-Ec room was filled with beautiful, top-of-the-line machines. There was no turning back for me, I was hooked on the   Read More »

Happy Dancing!

  It’s been a fun couple of weeks!  Twinkle toes I’m not, but I sure have done a few happy dances! First of all, I am so happy and excited to announce that I am now part of the BERNINA   Read More »

Getting “Inked”

Sometimes things just happen in spurts.  Lately, New Leaf Stitches, and especially my book, Just around the Corner, have been getting some nice recognition in the media.  I hope it doesn’t sound conceited, but it sure is fun to see   Read More »

Zoom, Zoom, Zoom

 Zoom, zoom, zoom goes my sewing machine.  My January manuscript deadline has been slowly creeping up on me…but when I think about throwing in all the Christmas activities my stress level goes thru the roof.  Yikes, there’s so much to   Read More »

Iowa Basics….NOT!

                    When I was in grade school each year we had to take the Iowa Basics test.  Anyone else remember those?  Well, I have been to Iowa several times in the last couple weeks and there was nothing basic about   Read More »

What a June!

                            I have to tell you, I’m looking forward to saying good-bye to this month and starting fresh in July!   Let’s take care of some business first.  “Connie from Nebraska”, will you please send me your mailing address…You   Read More »

Welcome to my blog

Welcome to my blog! After lots of encouragement I am taking the leap into the blogging world.  Truthfully, I am rather a quiet person and have thought I wouldn’t have enough to say… I guess time will tell. New Leaf   Read More »