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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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---- "Style is knowing who you are,
what you want to say,
and not giving a damn." ----
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Attributed to Noel Coward
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The Squealers had their first get together for 2017 on Saturday and yes, there was lots of squealing as we greeted each other! We shared lunch/afternoon teain between our sewing. Kaye has resurrected her Boston Common blocks as part of her … Continue reading
The creativity over the weekend was amazing. I only knew 2 of the 7 other ladies, so it was great to see what they were doing, as well as making new friends! Would you like to see? Thought you might! … Continue reading
The Christmas breakups have started, and last Saturday the Squealers had theirs. We met at Karen’s home where her beautiful Christmas Village is all set up ready to delight all, big or small. But looking at the photos, I think … Continue reading
Morning Denise has two more of her blocks finishedand in class she ironed on the shapes for the next blockand then cut, cut , cut, cutAs Denise was packing up at the end of class I noticed this cute little fella … Continue reading
Thank you all so much for your enthusiastic response to our “1 hour a day” project! Just to clarify a few things :: you can use your time for any crafting project; knitting, sewing, quilting, whatever you want :: the … Continue reading
Morning Leanne has finished her first block in her BOM Sue 1 cut and prepped final borders for her quilt and started cutting wedges for a new quilt a new Sue joined us (henceforth known as Sue 2!), and she … Continue reading