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Christmas & January....
Well here we are at the end of January already! Where has the month gone?  We close at work for 3 weeks over the Christmas / New Year holidays so a small holiday was on the agenda as I headed off to Sydney to spend Christmas with the family....mum, dad, 2 s...
Christmas & January....
Christmas & January....
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The Last Couple of Months
Now an update - filling in the last couple of months since returning from my English holiday in September.... In October the family gathered together in Sydney to celebrate Dad's 96th birthday.....  An annual visit to the Gerringong Quilt Exhibition in Nove...
The Last Couple of Months
The Last Couple of Months
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England - Final Chapter
Another day, another train trip to London...with weather deteriorating and it wasn't long before the umbrella came out! Piccaddilly Circus & Regent St.......  Liberty Shop & the floor with beautiful fabrics & quilts....... Fascinating Hamleys Toy Store and ...
England - Final Chapter
England - Final Chapter
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More English Travels
After our return from our 3 day road trip we were off again - this time just for the day to Lewes (about 40 mins South-West of Tunbridge Wells)....another lovely town with it's own castle (and why not? - every other place has one it seems) - wonderful views...
More English Travels
More English Travels
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A 3 Day Road Trip
The end of the 2nd week in England and Megan & I set off for a 3 day road trip in her trusty (?) old car.....  ....... after first competing with lots of traffic on the London Ring Road (M25)...... ....we headed off onto more quieter roads and spent some ti...
A 3 Day Road Trip
A 3 Day Road Trip
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More of England
I have been rather distracted of late as I was busy "creating" items for my sister's recent craft stall.... how quickly did that come around and how quickly my fingers stitched to have some items ready!!....But more on that later as I still have my English ...
More of England
More of England
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Holidays - England
I know it's been weeks and weeks since I have been here but I'm back to tell another "yarn"! My last post mentioned that I had somewhere special to be.... well.... that was because I was flying off to spend just over 3 weeks in England catching up with Mega...
Holidays - England
Holidays - England
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Very quickly.....
Just have to pop by and say this quilt has been finished and received by the new owner - who was very pleased to have received it.... a dear friend in Sydney not doing so well, healthwise..... That's all for now....no time to chat as I have to be somewhere....
Very quickly.....
Very quickly.....
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The Weekend Before This one!
Well.... I really am a bit behind......can't let last weekend go unnoticed - particularly as it was what I call my "birthday" weekend - why not celebrate for the whole weekend when one's birthday falls on a Friday!!  Lovely flowers were received from both m...
The Weekend Before This one!
The Weekend Before This one!
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Quilt in the Making
Only 1 more month of Winter!! Days may not get warmer too soon but it is nice to know Spring is around the corner....and with the warmer days comes more motivation - at least for me it does! Meanwhile..... a quick trip to my local patchwork shop last Saturd...
Quilt in the Making
Quilt in the Making
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