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Archive for October, 2012

Dinner ladies

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Today was my day to help with school lunches at my son’s school in the Zürich old town. I go in a few times a year and as the little helper I’m responsible for buying and prepping the salads, making the salad dressing, then serving and helping with clearing up. You’d think I would hate […]

Travelling Pic Stitch Blog Hop

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Today is my day. It’s all been a bit of a stretch. We had my son’s confirmation today with all the ensuing hullabaloo and last night when I should have been sewing my EPP I was actually on the garage floor wrestling with the wheels on my car and putting the winter snow wheels on […]

Middle-aged nude plain ladies?

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Well I bet that caught your attention! It certainly caught mine! Yesterday I happened to look at the list of search terms that people had used to find my blog. Middle-aged nude plain ladies? Sorry? Have I missed something? Have I EVER written a post about middle-aged plain ladies? I mean, in my sleep? Did […]

I’m most definitely not psychic…or just a little too much all at once.

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

This is probably the week when it all falls apart. It’s my busiest week of the year workwise (although that’s always a bit of a moving feast and difficult to predict). Critical deadlines for two of my biggest clients have come together. Everyone is running late…except as the editor/proofreader I don’t get to do late…I […]

Secrets and fighting with a dragon

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

I guess a lot of you probably already know that I’m in the Stitch Tease Bee….which it has to be said is a very secretive bee….the end products of all our sneaky stitching can only be revealed next year when each lucky bee member will receive a finished quilt top made by the others. I’m […]