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About Me
Work full time also mum of three grown up children who still live at home .
Desperate to learn quilting to destress!!!!!!!!!
Hobbies and Interests
embroidery, gardening
My pets are awesome!
Sadly lost my two pets last year

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Good to Be Here

Posted on April 30, 2010 at 3:48pm 7 Comments

Hi Everyone

Hope you are all fine .I am about to take a liberty and use my blog for a bit of reflection.I joined this group around a year ago and at that time I had no idea what was in store.

On the 29th of May I was informed I had a cerebral aneurysm.

Anyway this has now been coiled and I am about to celebrate another birthday !!!!!!!!!!!!!!.

\This has been a year of years and I must shout out loud IT IS GOOD TO BE ALIVE AND LEARNING…

Hurray a Long Weekend

Posted on May 21, 2009 at 1:25pm 2 Comments

Hi to all

At last it is Thursday night and I am about to have four days off!!!!!!!!!!!.This is made all the more special as I have just finished a spell of duty which meant 7.30 am to 7pm per day since Tuesday.

A friend (a friend Prairie Quilter told me that there is a quilt show on at Loch Lomond and I hope to go. The wall is finished but the clearing up and gardening looms .It has been a funny wee week with saddness as my friend buried her dad and a certain calmness as I count my… Continue

The wall is complete

Posted on May 15, 2009 at 9:30am 1 Comment

Hi all

the wall was finished (almost) last night and I am exhausted even though I wasn`t doing any physical labour.Trying to make sure he was fed and watered by the teenagers and could get access was very stressfull.For three days the sun shone and now it is raining with bitter cold winds so glad he worked on last night to complete the task.

My youngest daughter was 20 this week where did my baby go!! I must be getting old but still feel the same age in my head.I still think I have… Continue

Another Day

Posted on May 10, 2009 at 8:17am 2 Comments

Hello to everyone thank you for your replies to my rant.It has been another day of sunshine and showers but the founds are done .DH is fine if he does not have to bend and a good load of building material has made it`s way through my home and is now in the garden.As I write this the sun is shining and it is a beautiful evening.I ache in parts I forgot I had ,its a long time since I had to do any manual labour.The drugs did help me to sleep but the dreams were horrific so no wine for me tonight… Continue


Posted on May 9, 2009 at 2:11pm 8 Comments


I dont know how this works so here goes nothing .What a day took delivery of 20000 bricks to rebuild garden wall Help pouring with rain soaked through skidding on the wet front garden but it must be done DH moves one coping stone and is in spasm with his back !!!!!!!!

So on I treough moving one at a time .He is looking for valium to release his back.All the willing hands (daughters) leave for the day.The founds are dug and are filling quickly with the torential downpour .On I go… Continue

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At 8:44pm on October 2, 2011, ^A^ngel said…

Thanks for adding me as a friend Doreen..... have a wonderful week!!
Take care and God Bless,
^A^ngelLove Emoticons
At 6:06pm on September 29, 2011, ^A^ngel said…


Doreen I will gladly give you directions ...it's very easy and turns out really pretty...

Let me put something together for you ....




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At 12:11pm on September 29, 2011, ^A^ngel said…

flower flowers

Hi Doreen...


Thanks for taking the time to to visit and take a look at my pictures...  

Please tell which is the bag that you like and I'll be more than welcome to help you...




^A^ngelLove Emoticons

At 7:20pm on September 13, 2010, Ally Bryant said…
Hi Doreen glad to see you on the transplanted brit group come on over and chat. I'm sorry if I haven't followed up on the group too closely but we are small but mighty.LOL But welcome.
At 8:52pm on July 4, 2010, Mary johnson said…
Dear Friends

The challenge is out, lets see how many of us can join the wonderful new campaign called Stitching for Pink !!! Starts today until 30 October. Its gonna be so much fun with 10 projects to complete. Come on Embroiderers lets unite and join the fight against Breast Cancer !!!

Go sign up now and let the fun begin.


Hope we see you there


At 11:12am on May 2, 2010, Prairie Quilter Jan/NE said…
I think I missed your birthday yesterday, so I'm sending belated, but sincere, birthday greetings. Hope you had a good day!
At 8:59am on May 1, 2010, ruth ragland said…
Happy Birthday!
At 5:32am on May 1, 2010, Judith Cogswell said…
Have a very happy birthday today!!! Judy from Montana

Sorry to hear that you lost your pets last year. We lost ours also. But we are rescuing another real soon.
At 4:40am on May 1, 2010, Linda Richards/N. Ontario said…
Doreen, sorry to hear you lost two pets in the year. This is very hard and my heart goes out to you. Despite that, hope you have a happy birthday and can enjoy your day!
At 3:52am on May 1, 2010, Margo in Maine said…
Greetings from MAINE, USA.....have a wonderful birthday celebration doing those things you enjoy....Blessings

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