Finally home

Old 04-04-2014, 11:49 AM
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Just got home from florida, went for the winter and sure learned a lot of things while there of what to do the next time. This was our first time going south for the winter. I did not take my sewing machine and I really felt like my right arm was gone without it. There was lots of activites there to do but would rather been sewing.And I should have had a cleaner clean our home before we got home. Can't believe how dirty a place gets with no one there.I told my husband I guess we live and learn. I was really impressed with the place we stayed. They had beginner quilt classes and regular quilt sessions. They even had a small quilt show. It was really nice.
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Old 04-04-2014, 01:22 PM
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I see a Janome Jem in your future or a Featherweight! Easy to transport and use.
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Old 04-04-2014, 01:58 PM
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you should have splurged and got yourself a cheap $100 one at walmart.
do that next year.
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Old 04-04-2014, 02:05 PM
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I agree with Lynnie. I would've run out to Walmart for a cheap machine.
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Old 04-04-2014, 02:55 PM
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That's what I would do, too.
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Old 04-04-2014, 03:20 PM
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As I just said in another post - nothing but a bunch of enablers here! Glad you enjoyed your winter in FL. I'm sure it was a great learning curve on lots of levels. But just think of all you DID learn and know what to do better/different next year!
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Old 04-04-2014, 04:22 PM
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Welcome back! Now you'll know for next year. I'd rather be inside doing my thing too. It drives my DH crazy, but I can go days without coming out of the house. Thanks for the house cleaning tip too. Good to know!
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Old 04-06-2014, 04:13 AM
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I to am a snowbird in fort myer Florida. I would like to have a sewing machine here in Florida, however I find more to do than sewing. Quilt shops are not plentiful. I. Will be heading back to colorado on Sunday. Hopefully will be warm. Have enjoyed my winter inc Florida
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Old 04-06-2014, 04:17 AM
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JoAnns has a small , maybe Janome, for 70.00. it weighs 5 lbs!
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