We got together for a reunion the other day at my house and I wanted to make it really special because it had been some time since our last get together. I cleared the dining room table and brought out the linen.
I did not have time to make mug rugs or pot-holders for party favors...
but I gratefully have lots of tomatoes to share this year so everyone got a baggy to take the first course home and clear their plates.
Our friend Meryl made the cutest dessert, EVER!
Chocolate mice made with a chocolate dipped cherry, Hershies kiss for face and sliced almonds for ears set upon a wedge shaped rice crispies treat for cheese!
With raspberries and cream and yummy cookies brought by our friend Esther it made for a very elegant
We were going to call ourselves the Un-biased Quilters ( an image of open mindedness?!) but the lawyer in the group, (none other than my good friend Randy of barristersblock.blogspot.com) pointed out that everybody has bias soooo we settled on "The Bias Quilters".
That's funny 'cause in fabric the bias is the stretchy part and the non-bias is not so flexible?!
Biased or not we had a wonderful afternoon!
cheers, Claire W.