Category Archives: memories

Reasons to be cheerful

Remember that storm in October 1987? Well I was living in Jersey in the Channel Islands when that storm happened at it was scary but the devastation it caused to that small island was immense!! My Mum had come over … Continue reading

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Christmas Stocking Swap

I took part in a patchwork Christmas Stocking swap and was given a lovely partner from Norway We exchanged emails and then sent each other a package…they seemed to have arrived around the same time After I had sent mine, … Continue reading

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Welcome aboard the Pixie Express via St Pancreas

Yesterday I had the best day, I went to London to meet up with my friend Carle. Carle and I did a swap a few year’s ago, all the way to South Africa! Such a long way for Carle to … Continue reading

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Sew busy

I am tired….really weary…there’s been so much going on here lately and it’s taken it’s toll on me. I am going for a blood test on Tuesday to see if my thyroxine levels are low, but somehow, I just think … Continue reading

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Flinders park

This Spitfire flew over the Fete yesterday, part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations….I couldn’t see much through my camera lens as the sun was so bright, so I was pleasantly surprised to have caught some action 🙂 This is Holbeach … Continue reading

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Cranberry Mincemeat

I cannot believe that I have at last completed my last special order for 2011. I was feeling under great pressure as I had been taking longer than usual to get my orders sewn up.  It’s my own fault, I … Continue reading

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A Good Day

Yesterday was a sad day, but good day….Linda’s funeral was as lovely as a funeral could be. The Vicar spoke some deserving words, and the one word which stood out for me was ‘kind’. I found myself nodding my head … Continue reading

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Jez’s Mum

I knew Linda for just over 10 years…. In that time she made an impression on me I’m not sure if I met Linda much before Ali and Jez’s wedding in 2000.  I remember that Linda and Chris came to … Continue reading

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