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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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Tag Archives: MSG
The Eliott’s have started meeting again for 2017, but I’ve missed showing you two lots of our days! We met at Amanda’s first with Sushi, fruit and yummy cakesand the sweet little penguin was embroidered by a great-aunt of Amanda’s. … Continue reading
On Tuesday, the AllSorts rocked up to the quilt shop for our Christmas party and sewing day.And would you be surprised if I said there was food? Well, we were there for lunch! We’d worked out who would bring savoury … Continue reading
Another enjoyable day with friends yesterday, again at GJ’s with more soup for lunch Heather finished off this sweet Madeleine outfit for her teacher daughter to wear to the school’s Book Week. and she’s knitting socks too Amanda is … Continue reading
All the fabrics I’d cut are now EPP’d ready to be stitched onto the MSG quilt – just need some headspace to do the trimming of the blocks and sew them together, then add borders. This was my idea the … Continue reading
The 5 Margagons cut and prepped are now stitched, and I started on some squares which I think I’ll sew on point (as they appear here) and overnight (obviously EPP and MSG related things filled my dreams!) I sorted out … Continue reading
Well, haven’t you all done brilliantly! What a great start to our “Challenge”. There are so many interesting projects being tackled. I had a really good day yesterday too. Last week I spent some time cutting out shapes from the … Continue reading
Second one’s done (and after a clean up, I’ve found the background fabric……yippee?!!) Meredithe x