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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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Tag Archives: stitching
Last Saturday was our Squealers Day and there was soooo much yummy foodand would you believe I partook only of the dip and veggies. It’s true! (I’ve had a downfall since though!) Lots of lovely work happening too. Karen is … Continue reading
Where has this week gone?? I’ve been doing lots of domestic stuff; all good, but boring for photos and blogging. But let’s catch up on last weekend. Stitching was at Helen’s on Saturday. The weather that day blasted us all … Continue reading
On Tuesday, seven of us met at The Quilt Shop for a special sewing day. Alison and Sharon welcomed us warmly and spoilt us with a delicious home made cake and their shop was looking fabulous. The sewing space is … Continue reading
On Saturday we met at Kaye’s beautiful home (where there was even a nod to The Queen’s 90th birthday) for a delightful afternoon of friendship and stitching. First we checked out Kaye’s garden Everything is growing beautifully Then it was … Continue reading
Where has this week gone? I think the long weekend has flummoxed me. On the weekend I finished this sweet little bag from Hettie’s Patch and it now houses both sets of appliqué threads It’s the perfect size – thanks … Continue reading
After a long absence, I finally made it to Millrose for our Woolly Bits class (and check out the photo on the link for yours truly and GJ!!) The shop is looking amazing with the Liberty Room all set up … Continue reading