Tag Archives : Its a Rubber Duckie World


quilt shop cuckoo clock

Diary of a Cuckoo Clock Designer 12

Now that’s a claim to fame! In high school, when the guidance counselor asked me what I wanted to study at college, Cuckoo Clock Designer certainly wasn’t on the list of choices. Nor Rubber Duckie Designer, nor Quilting TV Show Host for that matter. Had I stuck with  electrical engineering people […]


Hatched in the USA Again

[fblike] Guess who is paddling ahead in bringing manufacturing back to American shores? None other than that icon of bubbly good clean fun, the rubber duckie! After creating dozens of celebrity rubber duck likenesses and having them made overseas, Craig Wolfe of Celebriducks got the hare-brained idea of moving production […]

Rubber Duckies Hatched in the USA Again

What Are Rubber Duckies Made Of?

Diary of a Rubber Duckie Designer 5

This page is dedicated to the realization of my dream to design, have manufactured, and distribute a rubber duckie: To become a rubber duckie designer. Follow along on the journey through my Diary of a Rubber Duckie Designer. Diary of a Rubber Duckie Designer: The Dream Having collected ubber duckies for […]


The Wisdom of Fear: Lessons From My Horses 7

It wasn’t and isn’t mine, I didn’t create it, I simply inherited it. Which made it mine. What am I talking about? Fear. I had ridden horses into my twenties, when I finally accepted the fact that I absolutely did not enjoy the reality of riding. You see, I was […]

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Me and Quilting Rubber Duckie

Why Rubber Duckies? 2

It all started with a new house, an empty bathroom, and a boyfriend who questioned the relevancy and reality of the world in which I chose to live (“You live in a Boo-like world” he said distainfully.), with a rescue kitty (Boo) who only saw goodness… and rubber duckies. I […]