Yesterday was my birthday and what a wonderful day. The day started with lots of cards and presents in bed. Then Chris joined me at Church to see the children take over the service. This was followed by watching my eldest granddaughter perform in a gymnastic competition. The evening was spent at Richard's [son] where he had cooked a really nice meal.
Monday, 14 November 2011
My latest machine embroidery project is the newest design from Anita Goodesign "Prayer Garden". This consists of 94 quilt blocks all made in the hoop. So far I have 14 made, so a long way to go, but I cannot wait to start putting some of the blocks together.
|Prayer Garden by Anita Goodesign|
Sunday, 13 November 2011
Chris and I went to a performance at the Lighthouse Theatre Kettering to see our eldest granddaughter, Abigail age 8 years, perform. She is an absolute star and performed in four different roles, including a solo spot.
|Little Angel of Mine|
|Giddy up Cowgirls!|
|12th November 2011|
Saturday, 12 November 2011
|Driving onto the Eurotunnel train|
|Driving inside the train on the upper deck|
|Chris outside our Gite for a week|
|Front of Gite|
|Rear of Moulin Classe Gite|
|Me on the bridge in the garden|
|The stream running through the garden|
|Chris in the lounge|
|The kitchen YES I'm sewing!|
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