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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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---- "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: fabric
Went to stitching on Friday and Saturday but was a bit slack with the ol’ camera, so I’ll put the two days together. Helen did very well to bake a loaf one handed (from a packet mix) and get the … Continue reading
Had the great pleasure of teaching my very first class at a new quilt shop, very near home (soooo dangerous!), called Nuno Nuno (see them on Instagram or Facebook)It wasn’t long before Trudy’s pristine teaching tables were filled with morning … Continue reading
The next class at the quilt shop showed…….. Lois’s finished “Circle of Sisters” topand in class she was stitching little squares togetherSue has started a scrappy versionand brought in a quilt that she’d made in class with me a few … Continue reading
Morning Marg (who works in the shop) kindly brought in some delicious carrot cake for us allWe welcomed Jo back to class and she’s been a very good students and has made a huge number of stars while she was … Continue reading
Before Squealers I had sewing at mine one Friday, but the only thing I remembered to photograph was the afternoon tea So…..moving right along!!! There was afternoon tea at Squealers too including fresh-from-the-oven scones and home made quince paste from … Continue reading
From last week’s class at Sewn and Quilted….. Morning Sue E had prepped the next set of blocks for “Bessie Creek Road“and she worked on another hexagon block for the same quiltSue M’s quilt was back from the quilter and … Continue reading