Translate this blog
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: “In the Presence of the Enemy” by Elizabeth George
Listening to: music on my headphones while walking
Watching: “Berlin Station” (SBS)
Going to: shuffle through the Autumn leaves
- So enjoying “taking liberties”. More than halfway through the first row #ilovehandstitching #stitchingtakinglibertiesStarted the day in short sleeves and summer shoes - heading out and it’s scarf, jacket and boots!! Oh Spring, how fickle you are! #bringbackspringJust opened my copy of “Quiltmania” and there’s @glendacust !!! Congratulations dear friend - lovely article 👏💐😘#quiltmaniamagazineRoast the other night - shepherds pie tonight #usingleftovers
6 and 6 in 2018
You can purchase my templates here::
::Addicted to Fabric
::Heather's Quilting Emporium
::Sewn and Quilted. **
** happy to post overseas.
(For links to these stores, please go to the end of the Templates Page on the bar above)
---- "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: lunch
There’s nothin’ like a road trip with quilty friends, is there?! Karen, Helen and I decided that last Friday would be good for a road trip (mostly because I’d seen that Treehouse Textiles were having a sale that day!). The … Continue reading
That time again; heading up the highway to Millrose for a woolly bits day. Except there wasn’t much happening in the way of woolly bits, and we were a few down in number (get well everyone!). Kerry was creatively stitching, … Continue reading
On Friday some of us decided it was time to have a visit to the quilt shop in Eltham so on Saturday four of us made our way to the shop, which was looking very tempting as per usual! We … Continue reading
Sue was our hostess on a fabulously sunny Autumn day. We enjoyed delicious soup and bread for lunchand yummy slice for dessert.Sue was working on her whole cloth quiltKaren is putting her hexies togetherHelen made more “Jinxed!” blocksand I started … Continue reading
Karen and I went to Helen’s last Friday. Delicious lunch was followed by lots of chat, laughter and stitching. I was cutting up for one of “those” projects Karen was stitchingand Helen was embroideringand she’s started quilting her big applique … Continue reading
Just three of us on Friday and we met at Helen’s, with yummy nibbles for lunch and the weirdest looking grapes we’ve ever seen! While solving the problems of the world, I showed the girls my latest, a kit that … Continue reading