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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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what you want to say,
and not giving a damn." ----
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Attributed to Noel Coward
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Back to Sewn and Quilted for this next post; we had a few away on grandma duty for school holidays, but lots for you still to see. Morning I helped Denise choose the background and border fabrics for her “Carousel” … Continue reading
It was a delight to head up the highway on Sunday to Millrose for Woolly Bits. There’s a new reading nook in the shopand a new menu at the cafeOn the sewing front, Jan K worked on her birds and … Continue reading
It was my turn to host the Stitch Sisters on SaturdayI baked my Pumpkin and Orange cake (this time adding about a cup of shredded coconut too), and had it sitting on the cake stand that Ma Kettle gave me … Continue reading
The Allsorts met at the quilt shop on Tuesday. GJ brought along home made banana bread to shareand she had lots of show and tell too…………MSG bitsanother cute baga little ruler box from The Crafty Squirrel GJ used the big tables … Continue reading
Morning Carole has another “Carousel” block madeLeanne has started her “Carousel” too using her Tilda fabricsand in this pretty boxare the yo-yo’s Leanne is makingSue W and I had great fun choosing these fabrics for a quilt Sue will be … Continue reading
Well!! Not happy, Jan! (That’s an Aussie saying from a very effective advertisement from years ago which has gone into Australian vernacular). Yesterday I merely wished to update my “sock fetish” post on current sock progress ready for publishing today…….and … Continue reading