Monthly Archives: September 2013

Fall Fruits

I’m not sure what this tree is, but it’s autumn fruits are amazing – the dark red is like a tri-corn hat – and the orange drop in the centre is almost flourescent.

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Busy As A Bee

Although it is the end of September, and a cool, cloudy day, the bees are still out collecting nectar for the long winter ahead.

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Quilting – Quite a Social Activity

Although when you first think of women (and men) huddled in their homes, working away on their sewing machine, you would think that quilting today is quite a solitary activity, you would be wrong.  It can be that, but there … Continue reading

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Mixed Signals?

How is it that after the coldest night so far, I find crocuses blooming in someone’s garden?

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A Little Sewing

With David at work most of the weekend, I took the opportunity to get busy in my sewing room.  I have been working on that mystery quilt, and finally have the flimsy done.  I would have made larger borders if … Continue reading

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Sign Of The Times???

This leaf fell from the tree and landed just like this – with the stem bent back like an easel. Coincidence?

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At Amber Beach

Yesterday, I finally got outside the city limits of Yuzhno. I was invited by a friend on a road trip north of the city to Amber Beach. Until we were in the car, I didn’t even know which way we … Continue reading

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