Vacation in Pape, Latvia

This week I spent 4 days on the Baltic Sea in Pape, Latvia. This was the first time since my children were small that we were vacationing together: my son’s family from Germany and my daughter’s family from Lithuania. This is a strange thing but we three are citizens of three different countries: I am… Read More →

No Time for Sewing

It’s been a very busy summer. No time for sewing at all.  I truly miss my studio and a new quilt on a design wall that has been waiting for me patiently. For the entire last week I was  traveling  in Lithuania with my friend from New Zealand. I thought I knew my country well… Read More →

Plain air 2016

Group of my friends, myself including, last weekend gathered deeply in a country in Lithuania  for plain air 2016,  the event  that we hold every two years since  2008. This was our 5th plain air. It was held in a village that now has only one house left. It is a log cabin built 100… Read More →

American Flag quilt

June 14th  is American Flag Day. Being US citizen living outside US I still feel like I belong there and I miss everything I left behind when I moved to Lithuania almost three years ago. Watching American Flag flying can bring tears to my eyes. I have my own experience and my own reasons why… Read More →

Cats in Malta

I am a quilter first, but as I mentioned before, I am a cat lover too. Once in while I will post my cat news because I can’t imagine my life without two things: quilts and cats.  Looks like in Malta everybody loves cats and this country is a real cats heaven. Cats in Malta… Read More →