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This quarter….

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

I can’t believe that this quarter is already over. I don’t feel like I’ve been super-productive , but when I put this mosaic together I saw that I’d probably achieved more than I thought….and I haven’t included all the ballet costumes and I think there’s one bee block missing because I couldn’t track down the […]

Please don’t keep this just for best….

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Yes, I’m still making bear paws….and will be for a while. 21 done and 11 to go, so I guess I’m two-thirds of the way there, which doesn’t seem too bad. The process is rather calming as there aren’t an awful lot of points that have to match and I have a nice little production […]

Triangles, triangles and more triangles….

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

We had a huge storm here overnight – the thunder was so loud overhead that I woke up thinking the house had been hit by lightning – scary stuff in the middle of the night, but the prize this morning was a day as clear as a bell, with the first changing colours just starting […]

A big black bin bag day

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Today I did something that I don’t think I’ve ever done. I decided to really declutter part of my sewing room. Somehow my sewing stuff has always been sacrosanct when it comes to chucking things out and over the last twenty five or so years it’s just accumulated and accumulated….. ….until today. I’ve really reached […]

Normal service has been resumed!

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

Phew! I can’t tell you how wonderful it was to wake up this morning with all traces of the headache from hell gone. It almost felt like that wonderful moment after giving birth when the pain finally stops. Apologies if I’ve just put you off your lunch, but after 36 hours of feeling like someone […]