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Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

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gershwin64
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Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

Post by gershwin64 » Sat Sep 28, 2019 6:09 am

I made this for Frankie's aunt, her kids put her in an assisted living facility and it's been really hard on her adjusting to being in there. She's 92 and was born in the house that she was still living in. We try to go visit her at least once a week, I'd go more often if I were driving....hopefully I'll be driving again soon.
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Tina
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Marilynsgrammy
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Re: Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

Post by Marilynsgrammy » Sat Sep 28, 2019 7:55 am

great quilt Tina. It will keep her hands busy. lots of fun things to fiddle with

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Re: Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

Post by auntjana » Sat Sep 28, 2019 9:02 am

So many textures to keep one's fingers busy. Such a wonderful gift for a dear Aunt.

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Re: Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

Post by kenderosa » Sat Sep 28, 2019 9:22 am

Thoughtful gift~ very nice.

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Re: Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

Post by fabricgirl » Sun Sep 29, 2019 5:38 am

Very nice Tina she will be busy for hours.

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Re: Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

Post by WeeOne » Sun Sep 29, 2019 7:54 am

Very nice Tina! That should give her hands something to do. I made my Mom an activity mat, about the size of a placemat, a few years ago. She seemed to enjoy it. Sadly now her hands are clinched tight and usually holding the front of her shirt .
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Re: Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

Post by Becca » Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:42 pm

Tina What a sweet thing for you to do.Im Sure your visits mean so much to her.The quilt is really neat with so many things to do. Becca

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Re: Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

Post by TeresaK » Sat Nov 09, 2019 9:47 pm

How wonderful you are to visit her with LOVELY Fidget Quilts. I am always fidgeting so I can imagine she loves them. I hope she has made a couple of friends by now. 92 is a scary age. I am happy to hear she is not alone.

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Re: Aunt Jody's Fidget Quilt

Post by WeSignificant » Sun Nov 10, 2019 7:13 am

Oh very nice and feminine. I have always wanted to try one of these. They are so helpful with some Dementia patients. More nursing homes should use these I think.
Have a great day! Valerie

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