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Cast and Crew
The Golfer:: My loving husband of some 20 years (yes, I was a child bride!), who likes nothing better than flogging a little white ball around the green fairways (and hopefully not getting into the rough) of his local golf course.
Ma & Pa Kettles:: My parents who live in the country, fondly known as The Kettles. Sadly my gorgeous Dad died in 2015, so it’s just Mum now.
MyDearFIL & MIL:: The Golfer’s Dad & Mum who have now both passed away.
LittleBigBrother:: My brother who is younger than me, but at 6 foot, definitely bigger than me!!
DocSisterInLaw:: LittleBigBrother’s wife (who has a Doctorate!)
Poppet:: My beautiful niece, and daughter of LittleBigBrother and DocSisterInLaw
(blis) n. 1. perfect happiness; serene joy
Obviously the collective noun for a group of stitchers!!
Reading: “Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine” by Gail Honeyman
Listening to: Astrid Gilberto
Watching: “Berlin Station” (SBS)
Going to: start back at classes this week
- Possibly / probably don’t need to do this but @janljos and I have talked each other into it. Long wanted to make one so here goes! #freewheelingsinglegirlsal19Enjoying a hot choc and muffin @canteena18 on way to Bendigo. We’ve finally sold Mum’s unit and today I have the sad task of supervising the removal of the last of her furniture before settlement on the unit - she can’t have it all in her one room in residential care! Lots of memories leaving with some of the furniture. It’s too early for @patchnquilt to be open but I might have to console myself on the way home with a stop to see gorgeous Mary #beingbrave #endofaneraBig “boo” and black mark to Coles and Woolworths who have both permanently deleted GF custard powder from their shelves. A big tick and thanks to IGA for stocking it! Can make my GF sponge for Mum now #gfsponge #ilikeiga #gfcustardpowderIt’s going to be a gorgeous Melbourne Spring day kids! #springinmelbourne #blossom
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and not giving a damn." ----
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Tag Archives: basket
Helen hosted Friday stitching last weekI worked with this fabricKaren was stitching down circles ready for more embroideryKaye was appliqueingHelen’s been playing with hexagonsand bought this basketwhich perfectly contains the yarns for “Dune“and she just might have bought one for … Continue reading
Had another great day at Millrose on Sunday for our Woolly Bits Gathering. Joy put the finishing touches to her “Sweet Sunday” and she has some really sweet doileys in it which belonged to her mother Lizzie is stitching this … Continue reading
Miss Kaye has been over to Adelaide for Quilt Encounter and had a great time. On the journey she scored this unusually shaped sewing basket with a very pretty inside Under Caroline Sharkey’s tuition, Kaye made this fabulous quilt from … Continue reading
Can you believe it’s February already? Everything seems to be back in full swing, doesn’t it? More traffic, seems like everyone is back from Summer holidays, children back at school….. And back in full swing means classes have started again. … Continue reading
Before stitching on Saturday, a few of us made a detour to the nearby Op Shop…..and came back with spoils! This basket caught my eye… …which I thought would be just the thing for my knitting… …Knitting? I hear you … Continue reading