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Quilter and writer, living in Iowa

Diaries published: 109 (825 days since last diary on Sun Feb 24, 2013 at 10:34 AM PST)

Comments posted: 14239 (824 days since last comment on Mon Feb 25, 2013 at 07:42 AM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 3982

Total Comment Ratings: 0

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People Following Melanie in IA: 81

Melanie in IA's Most Recent Diaries:

Did quilts help guide escaped slaves to safety? Did different quilt blocks have specific meanings to slaves, perhaps based on their African past? Was the pattern of stitches and knots informative ...
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 58 comments on Sun Feb 24, 2013 at 10:34 AM PST with 88 Recommends
Be prepared... for what? For sewing and quilting, for mishaps and disasters, for the disposition of your stash and equipment when you can't use it anymore. There are ways to prepare for all of these ...
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 42 comments on Sun Feb 17, 2013 at 03:00 PM PST with 18 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you. Insects, weather, meteorites, climate, birds and/...
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 77 comments on Thu Feb 07, 2013 at 08:10 AM PST with 24 Recommends
Some love the snow; some love quilting. Simon Beck has found a way to combine designs sometimes found in quilting with his love of snowshoeing.
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Feb 05, 2013 at 07:45 AM PST with 38 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note of any observations you have made of the world around you. Insects, weather, meteorites, climate, or ...
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 80 comments on Mon Feb 04, 2013 at 08:05 AM PST with 35 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a place where we post and exchange our observations about the natural happenings we see. Birds, blooms, bugs and more - each note is a record that we can refer to in the future ...
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 66 comments on Thu Jan 24, 2013 at 08:10 AM PST with 30 Recommends

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