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Keep Your Own Block

Started by Janice Aitkens. Last reply by Janice Aitkens yesterday. 7 Replies

Needle Choices and Descriptions

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Comment by Janice Aitkens 2 hours ago

Good Morning

I hope you are well i am

up early again but am okay

i have the 1st load of washing

on so i guess getting up early

has it good points lol

Greg has put some MDF on

my ironing board sleeve it

what i always used for my quilting

the small projects but it not big enough

well he came in the room the other

day when i was sewing & looked at

the ironing board the rubbers to make

it sit even had moved & he mention about

being uneven so said the rubbers had moved

anyway talking & he said about getting so it fixed

what am i here for had to laugh so that how he

comes to do me a new bigger ironing board

i had asked him but the off cut at the size it

was he said it be too heavy so he cut down &

fixed it to the table top ironing board so it now

bigger i knew i kept him for something lol

He been doing the tidying up & putting

things back he also wants to do a few other

jobs around the place he will be needing

the holiday by the time he finishes all

the things he wants to do i think as we have

had such a lot of rain it has stopped him doing

things so now while we have some dry weather

he trying to get it all done plus having the paths

done he wants to do a few bits to finish off things

also clean where they worked made things look dirty

I hope i don't bore you with my rambling each day

do say if i do well wishing you a wonderful

Blessed Day take care

Hugs Janice

Comment by Janice Aitkens 2 hours ago

Ruthann my to do list or what i would like to do is long the done or doing is very short i have things on my to do list which has been on it for more than a year i guess i call my to do list is more a wish list lol

Hugs Janice

Comment by Ruthann 14 hours ago

done with fabric pens... on to new projects now, tired of potholders already, thinking of maybe a wallhanging or two, maybe be done before Christmas, my list is super short this year.

Comment by Janice Aitkens 15 hours ago

All very nice Ruthann is the words done with pen or is it embroidery or what

Hugs Janice

Comment by Ruthann 16 hours ago

got something done over the weekend, first new projects with new sew machaine, had doctor apt yesterday and got some groceries

super warm here today, weatherman said till the 12th, then suppose will be fall weather again

so was busy canning(potholders that is) ha ha and then got hungry and got some take out frys anp peanuts (more potholders that is)

Comment by Kathy Koehler Holm 17 hours ago
Hi Ladies!..I think my naps in the afternoon mess with my sleep patterns...Nancy, you asked about the Castle...if you go to my pictures on Quiltwithus, you will see a picture of the Castle ( my DD's house)., it looks like a castle complete with a tower.i spend my weekends there sewing and R&R away from my DH, who has Alzheimer's,..it has been a life saver!!..his doctors told me it is a must for my health....because you are constantly watching and waiting on him, because of the dementia..
Comment by NC from PA 19 hours ago

Good morning everyone. Hope you got to sleep Kathy. I hate when that happens. And what is the Castle?      Janice, here in PA leaves haven't changed much yet. We took a ride yesterday (and went out for lunch) and trees are mostly green. But in a few weeks things will be beautiful with all the fall colors! I really like the new block--Road to California. Well, hope everyone is having a good day. Smiles!

Comment by Janice Aitkens yesterday

Hi Kathy

I hope you can get some sleep, we don't change decore for the seasons as such here it still very cool with rain it was raining but i think it may have stopped.

The leaves are falling but they still green as we had so much rain

How do you decorate you place for the seasons i want to do some items that i can use/put up for the seasons but don't seem to get time to do things like that for me lol

Well you have a good day

Hugs Janice

Comment by Kathy Koehler Holm yesterday
Good Morning Janice!..I am still up..can't sleep!..Fall already!..I wish it felt like Fall here with the air conditioner going 24/7... I packed away my Fall decorations too well!!..one of the grands re packed the garage..so I can't find anything...si I will be starting all over again in my collection..that should be kind of fun!...nothing has changed colors yet..to early yet!...I love the Fall leaves in your greeting card!..
....I brought home my sewing machine from the Castle...I am behind sewing on Kids Quilts..this might work alright, if Big John doesn't sleep too long in the bedroom where I sew....I had better head for bed (12:06am)... Talk to you later!
Comment by Janice Aitkens yesterday

Good Morning

Hello September can you

believe we in September already

it feeling cold in the mornings

in the sitting room i guess getting

up early don't help

I have started on the sleeve got the

rib & 1 set done so far so good lol

I got the blocks done & i cooked

so was a productive day for me

Today am not sure what it holds

yet i am hoping i can go & get

my hair cut it needs it

Well have a Blessed Day

& a Great September

Hugs Janice

 

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