Blogs I Read

Craft & Sewing
The Craftsy Blog
The blog from the web's largest craft education site and store.
Crazy Mom Quilts
Another long-time favorite quilt blog.
Elm Street Quilts
Patty Dudek hosts great modern quilt-alongs and the One Monthly Goal linky
Jennifer Under the Juniper Tree
A blog by a local quilter and friend, Jennifer VanDyke
Lincoln Modern Quilt Guild
One of my local quilt guilds.
The Off-Kilter Quilt
This is a recent find, but I thoroughly enjoy Frances' voice as a quilter. Plus, she writes great books for strong young female readers.
The Modern Quilt Guild Blog
Official Blog of the Modern Quilt Guild
Omaha Modern Quilt Guild
One of my local quilt guilds.
Quilty Habit
Jessica publishes a great newsletter two times each month called the Wonky Press, one of the few e-newsletters I regularly read.
Salty Oat
Quilt Studio and Fabric Shop ... Host of oshiko Jinzenji's Modern Sampler Quiltalong - I will finish it, someday!
Sew Mama Sew
A multi-author sewing-focused blog with tutorials, tips & hints, BOM's, sew-alongs and links to the sewing community - quilting, apparel, decor and craft.
Sew Knot Right
Sew Knot Right is a blog of a brand new quilter with a great sense of humor. I'm looking forward to seeing where she goes with her new hobby and blog.
Sew Sunshine
Blog of friend and fellow Nebraska quilter Kris Jarchow
Steph Jacobson's Blog
A blog by a local quilt guild friend who is one of the most prolific quilters I know.
Tallgrass Prairie Studio
Modern Quilter Jacquie Gering's blog
Faith Interrupted
The blog of the Slate Project - an ELCA/Presbyterian/Episcopalian ministry in Baltimore looking for faith in the gaps.
Latest Sermons from Nadia Bolz-Weber
Nadia Bolz-Weber, founding pastor of A House for All Sinners and Saints in Denver, is an ELCA rock star.
An multi-faith look at the world.
Agri-Cultural with Dr. Lindsay
Part food part animal science, real-life friend Lindsay Chichester's conversation about meat in America.
Feed Yard Foodie
The blog of Cozad, Nebraska feedlot owner Ann Burkholder hosting honest discussion about antibiotics, beef production and other agricultural topics.
Innovating Agriculture and Natural Resources to 2025
IANR Vice Chancellor Ronnie Green's vision for agriculture and natural resources in Nebraska.
Agricultural and horticultural news from Nebraska Extension Educator Jenny Rees.
Cookin Canuck
From north of the border, a great general food blog with things we actually eat at our house.
Cook it Quick!
A Nebraska Extension food blog focused on fast, healthy fixes led by Alice Henneman.
Crazy for Crust
Dorothy Kern's delightful dessert-focused blog.
Discover Foods
The blog of real-life friend Georgia Jones ... a food science-trained, nutrition-educating foodie.
The blog of the King Arthur Flour Company. This is my go-to baking resource. Their #bakealong recipes are amazing and accomplishable.
Spend Smart. Eat Smart
An Iowa State Extension blog focused on economically feeding families.
Lowe's Creative Ideas
This Old House: Latest
Girls of a Feather
A lovely blog written by a fellow Randolph Cardinal now living in Laramie, WY, Teresa Rogers Arens.
Emily Judds Active Wellness
This yoga and wellness blog is written by someone who grew up in my current neighborhood. I don't know her, but I know her mama. :) I especially like her emphasis on taking a break on the weekend for some self-care.
Salutes and Smiles
Explore Europe through the eyes of a US Army wife on deployment who happens to be married to a K-12 classmate.
A Writing, Daydreaming Fool
Food, travel, books and more from real-life friend Sandi Karstens.
Where in the World is Mrs. Fallon? 2013
Crafty Steals Blog
Kosher on a Budget
My favorite budget/flash sale blog.
Scrapbook Steals
A deal-a-day site with a great scrapbooking blog.
Cool Infographics
As a techie designer, infographics are a not so guilty pleasure.
Free Technology for Teachers
Richard Byrne's blog has been one of my favorites for a long time. He provides a real assessment of the multitude of tools out there for classroom technology.
GIS Education Community
All my pals at ESRI Education share lessons, tutorials and updates to ESRI GIS Software.
Next Generation Extension
A collaborative blog by many of my colleagues about modern technology and andragogy in training adults.

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