Tag Archives: Family

Part 2

So in my recap of 2015 up to October, here are a few more photos! here is what our backyard looked like last Spring: and my garden: the boys enjoyed a croquet game over at Grandpa’s house on Father’s Day: … Continue reading

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A finish

Elizabeth Raysor is finished! I enjoyed stitching this Pennsylvania Dutch sampler… The colors she chose, very simple, just dark pink and black. Was she limited to what she had in her workbox, in 1834 when this was stitched? what a … Continue reading

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And More….about saying goodbye to summer

The boys had their annual canoe trip!  They had a perfect weekend for it, even though here at home it was cold and rainy.  Here are a few photos: (I call that one above, “Partners in Crime”.  !!!)  And the … Continue reading

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Finally A Post…. Fall is here!

Summer has ended and Fall is here!  We had some end-of-summer activities…. and I did a little stitching.  My Scarlett Letter sampler, Elizabeth Raysor, is close to being done…one more motif to go!  I have more photos to publish but … Continue reading

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    “Barbie had made up her mind not to speak to Commander Buckland if she could possibly avoid it, so when Mrs. Scott produced a large work-bag full of different coloured wool, and a piece of canvas which she … Continue reading

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Old and New Things

We are re-doing our bathroom. This house is very old! It is amazing the things you find. One thing they found was old doors blocked in behind a wall  🙂 Two of my kids definitely look like brother and sister. … Continue reading

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Coffee Break

I need a coffee break. So, I am taking one.  And meanwhile updating my blog. I am exhausted. I have been trying to baste (using quilt spray) and re-position this quilt: This is my “Bright Hopes” quilt that I copied … Continue reading

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