Friday, 29 August 2014
It Came! It Came!!
My yarn of course all the way from the UK.
I have never ordered yarn on line before or from the UK.
Ok Ok let's back up here!!
It all started while browsing The Creative Being blog.
That's where I saw it......
SCHEEPJESWOL knitting yarn.....
I knew I was hooked. This yarn comes from the Netherlands......
So I placed my order with deramores.
(7.95 for shipping and no TAX)
It's so soft and luxurious!
I ordered 3 balls of Scheepjeswol Batik,
60% cotton, 40% acrylic....
Well I just couldn't wait to get started so here she
is Miss A. modelling her new Slouchy Hat.
Is it not the cutest hat and model......
I love how the colours flow.
Everyone have a fantastic long weekend!!
See you in September.......
Thanks for stopping by!
Love hearing from you!
Tuesday, 26 August 2014
Thursday, 14 August 2014
Tuesday, 12 August 2014
You know you live in the country when.......
You wake up and smell not the roses but the farmers field.......
he's been cleaning out the barn and spreading it
on the fields all around you.
The sounds of the horses whinnying.......
Saturday, 9 August 2014
Friday, 8 August 2014
Queensville Antique Mall
16,000 square ft. of
eye popping, mouth watering
Yes we went to one of my favourite haunts......
But this time we took the
our 49 meteor
We usually take the 49 Ford pick up,
but this time we went for luxury.........lol This car runs so smooth.
Mr WWH restored this car back in 1979.
Our kids road in the back
no seat belts......
It used to put them to sleep.
We use this car for long distance travelling.
I took a few pictures.....sorry I forgot my camera and I'm using my Iphone.
Upon entering you see rows and rows of antique
Well I'm on the hunt today for
Then I came to this booth..........
No Ironstone here but look at
all the iron......
all the garden iron....
Never noticed that blue object in the far
right under that wooden box....
Can you see it.....pottery????
Oh I like that white chair too, and the piece beside it.
Funny eh when you are looking
in a booth there is so much to take in that
you miss seeing most of it!!
Is there anything in this booth
that suits your fancy??
Then down another isle I spied this...
just $24. and just above it a notice
30% off all china in this booth.......
HMMMM!!!!! remember this and carry on
there could be more.....
Well there wasn't any more tureens and
by the time we finished going up and
down the isles I had forgotten
what Isle I found this at.....
YUP!! Left it behind........
But I did find and buy these to add to my
Orange Harvest Wheat
Pyrex bowls with lids.....
Thanks I will call again......
If you are ever in the area and you see that tureen think of me.....
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From my front porch
Tuesday, 5 August 2014
This weekend is our annual family reunion.
We always play games and one of them
is called Steal It.........
We bring a wrapped $10.00 gift for any gender
I want to share with you my gift.
Something everyone can use.
A knitted organic face cloth 8" x 8"