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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
- Another great class today at #sewnandquiltedsummerschool this time with my so talented and creative friend @glendacust Brilliant day and so happy to have started this hexie box that Glenda designed which I’ve had as a kit for (several!) years. And like yesterday met some fab ladies and caught up with many more.Delightful day yesterday with the fabulous Jo @frankieandray making #thefridayshirt at #sewnandquiltedsummerschool Thanks Jo for such a great day 😘💕It’s raining, it’s quite cool, I need something mindless so......socks it is (as you do in Summer!) Using @winwickmum sock pattern and yarn gifted by @annetaydon 😘#iloveknittingsocks #mindlesstherapy #socklove #summersockknittingThe postie has just been with a delivery from @leoniebatemandesigns Thanks Leonie - luuuuurve!!! 😍😍 #lemonadesundayfabric #essenceofcloth #fabricdelivery #fabulousfabrics #ilovefabric
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---- "Style is knowing who you are,
what you want to say,
and not giving a damn." ----
-----"Be yourself.....everyone else is taken." ------
Attributed to Noel Coward
Tag Archives: crochet
Saturday was our first Squealers gathering for the year with more than enough food to nourish our bodiesand plenty of chat and laughter to nourish our souls! Andrea brought along the christening gown made by her mother and used by … Continue reading
With the advent of February I’m slowly starting to get back into routine; it was hard to remember what day of the week it was without my regular “happenings” in January! Classes start back this week, and I’ve opted to … Continue reading
Last Saturday we enjoyed a small but cheerful last gathering of Squealers for the year (it’s not sounding any better!). This time we started earlier and enjoyed a shared lunchFull and sated we eventually dragged out our sewing…… Karen had … Continue reading
Kaye was our hostess at Stitch Sisters this month providing a delicious afternoon teaKaye is steadily working through her “Peacock” bordersMiss V is crocheting following the “as we go” CAL which looks like so much fun, I think I’ll have … Continue reading
Cheryl from class very kindly gave me some of her “home grown” eggs – and not just 6 chicken eggs but 6 duck eggs too. So in the morning before going to Squealers I baked a gluten free sponge and…….success!Oh, … Continue reading
Once again, Dear Peeps, I’ve failed to attack even one of my listed projects. I do think I’ll write them off for the rest of the year as well! I did, however, get some other things done so I will … Continue reading