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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
- Last stitch going in “Mid Century Modern Flowers” for hand quilting. Just the binding and rod pocket to go. @patchwork_inspirations #qalflowers2019There’s something really satisfying about emptying a spool of thread and starting another 🧵 #anotheronebitesthedust #emptyspoolsatisfaction #sundaynightstitchingMade for a sewing day afternoon tea. Thanks @limeandorange42 it’s worked again!! #happysewingwithfriends #spongeforaftetnoontea #absolutelynocalories #stitchingblissA bit of Saturday night quilting with a great line up on the ABC (Bletchley, Midwives, Unforgotten, Prime Suspect 1973) Set for the evening! @aurifilthread @aurifil_thread_australia #sewingwithsaturdaynighttv #ilovehandquilting
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what you want to say,
and not giving a damn." ----
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Tag Archives: leaves
It’s been a while since I wrote about what I see on my early morning suburban walks, and as it’s now Autumn there’s a definite change in the scenery. A few weeks ago I spotted these balloons sailing serenely over … Continue reading
Hmm, bit behind with the class show and tell, so there’s lots to see! From the first week’s class at the quilt shop Jennifer has finished her first ever hand pieced quilt top! (“Bright Star” by Yarra Design) and as … Continue reading
I was so pleased to see Sarah’s “Here and Now” post appear in my inbox the other day. I’ve missed reading her and the other participants “doings” for the month and writing about my own too. So here we go … Continue reading
I think the last of our temperate Autumn days are at an end. It was freezing on Friday and we were deluged with much needed rain. Since then there’s been cold winds and its been quite cool, despite some sunshine. … Continue reading
Autumn is gradually coming in; I’ve had my first soft-leaf-shuffle while out on a morning walk. I do like a good leaf shuffle; they need to be at least ankle deep leaves and, after carefully checking there’s no-one else about, … Continue reading
Not to be repetitive or boring – I realise I have been going on about Autumn a bit(!) – but I do enjoy this time of year. It’s lovely to have cool nights for sleeping to feel life slowing down … Continue reading