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Pseudo Sewjourn ~ Part 3

Yesterday was grey, wet, cold and miserable – perfectly suitable for staying indoors and stitching! I made chicken and sweet corn soup for lunch (which I would have done at Sewjourn) and while I was waiting for it to bubble … Continue reading

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Pseudo Sewjourn ~ Part 1

What is especially galling about this lockdown is that it is normally our weekend away at Sewjourn; a much anticipated and much loved weekend spent relaxing, laughing and catching up with dear friends. It’s the first we will have missed … Continue reading

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Car picnic

As tempers were starting to fray and with us both feeling a bit of cabin fever, we decided to pack a picnic and head OUT! It looked like being the last sunny day for a while too, so an ideal … Continue reading

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Serenity ~ Part 1

The weekend before last six of us went away for four glorious days at 320create or “Serenity” as Helen calls it. The trip up there should only take about 2 hours, but our journey was more like 7 as we … Continue reading

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Friday stitching

It was a stinker of a day last Friday; so hot (44 degrees C), then windy and muggy and no let up with the heat.  Nevertheless we bravely ventured out……… Helen came to pick me up as she had spied … Continue reading

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Around here

~ I’ve picked the first of the roses, but they didn’t last long in the house as The Golfer has succumbed to hay fever and they were driving him crazy.  Apparently it’s been a bad Spring for hay fever.  Pretty … Continue reading

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Around here

~ These blooms graced the family room a couple of weeks agoI loved the play of afternoon light on the pink petals, and watching the tulips open up.  They were on special at the green grocers and mixed nicely together.  … Continue reading

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Healesville or bust!

I’ve been battling a laryngitis lurgy of late (hence the prolonged radio silence) and when I’m not croaking through a class I’ve been home resting.  But the other day The Golfer decided it was time for a treat and suggested … Continue reading

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A sewjourn

We had our annual trip to Sewjourn in July – our 11th year!  We started out as usual visiting patchwork shops along the way but ended very unusually as Miss Helen tripped over towards the end of the day running … Continue reading

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Easter break

Hello my Lovelies!  How was your Easter break?  Ours was fairly quiet.  The Golfer, naturally, played a bit of golf leaving yours truly with lots of time to stitch, and stitch I did. It was an unnaturally warm Easter time; … Continue reading

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