I can’t believe that the race I have been training for, for the last six months, has already come and gone. It was definitely an adventure. My parents had run this particular race several times before, but hearing stories and actually seeing it were two very different things. To try to put the race in some […]
Hi, my name is Kris Vierra. I have been sewing or quilting in one form or the other for over 20 years. I have run a successful long arm business for the last nine. I enjoy teaching around the US and sharing my love and passion for all things quilt related. I currently live in Lincoln, NE with my husband of 24 years, Chris, and my two children William (16) and Tony(13).
My youngest son turned 14 last week, and he’s been dealing with your typical teenage angst and anxiety. Fortunately, he’s my running buddy training for the big race, so we have lots of opportunities to talk. We have pretty in-depth conversation while we run, discussing: life, the universe, and everything else. One very common […]
You might think given the title of this blog post and previous posts I’ve written that this post is going to be about running. You would be wrong. This post is actually about temptation. I’ve been training for the Bay to Breakers race now for about 5 months. It has at times been more difficult […]
Winter is over and spring is here. Well, maybe. Depending on where you live it may not feel a lot like spring yet. It was actually warmer in February, here in Nebraska, than it has been lately. Not to mention the dreary gloomy days we have been having lately, and the East coast is still […]