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Lockdown……again!

It’s been a pretty stressful week with Melbourne and one adjoining Shire going into lockdown again as COVID-19 numbers keep rising. I totally understand why it’s been done, it’s just frustrating…..for all! Thankfully the sun has been shining for the … Continue reading

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Gardening

For a little while now I’ve had the urge to do a bit of gardening – a very rare feeling so best taken advantage of! The Golfer had been to the garden centre for me coming back with required items, … Continue reading

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Around here

~ Another binding finished. This is Tula Pink’s “100 Modern Quilt Blocks” and I used this fabulous fabric for the backing – picked up on a super sale at Millrose a couple of years ago. ~ I spotted these carnations … Continue reading

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On my walks

When I walk with My Walking Friend (she of the long legs – we look like the greyhound and the dachshund) I don’t get time to stop for pics, but on the rare days I walk on my own I … Continue reading

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Around here

~ Picked a bunch of allsorts from the garden. I’m no florist, but I was pleased with how they look ~ Looking through one of my block books, I discovered this partially completed applique block and finished it It’s for … Continue reading

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Around here

~ that spider from a while ago has made its way to the rear number plate of our little car……eeek! He’s very pretty though ~ with all this tropical weather everything is so green!! Usually by the end of February … Continue reading

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Around here

~ after the cool change arrived last Sunday I had the urge to bake, and after watching Paul and Mary doing a Great British Bake Off Masterclass, felt the need to make a carrot cake (gluten free so I could … Continue reading

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In the garden

Early Summer is such a lovely time of year in the garden, lots of new growth and everything looking so fresh still before the real heat hits us. The Blueberry Ash was in full bloom a little while ago looking … Continue reading

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Friday sewing

Maree and I traveled to Helen’s for stitching.  Afternoon tea (or lunch for those who were running a little late!) was deliciousAnd the reason for me missing lunch?  My little binding keeper is bare as I was machining on the … 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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