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Granny Squares

I have recently discovered a love for all things crochet and decided to make a granny square blanket as my first project… I know quite optimistic! 24 more words

Crafty Fix

Day One, Bad News - Thursday 17th April 2014

Granny has been poorly for about 10 weeks now.  Granny is my mother in law and she is 81 years old.  We are a family of five, myself, my husband and our three adorable daughters who are aged 11, 8 and 5.   539 more words


Memory Monday-Lock me in

Memory Monday–It’s a thing like Throwback Thursday.

As a kid, I liked to stay up late. What kid doesn’t? The concept of a forced time to go to bed always sends kids into rebellion mode. 112 more words

Rants Ramblings & Other Randomness

Marilyn Made Me Do It

There can be no doubt that Yardley’s English Lavender is a cultural institution.  After supplying monarchs, Anglophiles, and probably your granny (and her granny before her) for the past 244 years, I felt I owed it to my ancestors to  purchase a bottle of their famous… 233 more words

Easter corsage

Two gardenias. Two gardenias with blue ribbon. Two gardenias with blue ribbon were delivered. Two gardenias with blue ribbon were delivered the day before she died. 23 more words

Q is for Quilts

I love quilts. I love strip quilts and wedding band quilts and yo-yo quilts and art quilts and crazy quilts and I have never met a quilt I didn’t like, although I tend to prefer whites and I tend to prefer squares. 493 more words