Fabric Paper Thread

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Country:Canada

Creativity in living. Looking at my world from different perspectives. Sewing, gardening, cooking, crafting.



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October Cozy

on Oct 19, 2017 in: reading

A pale, lack-lustre sun is peeking through the clouds today, most welcome after some heavy rain. The morning is still rather dark and dreary, making candles seem like just the thing. Here's the view from my chair - with my slippers visible in the for...

It was far too nice a day to spend indoors. After church I put on my hiking boots, we grabbed a water bottle and few snacks and off we went. As we walked we discussed the meaning of the word "bight." He was right; I was wrong. A bight is a...

October Moments

on Oct 13, 2017 in: garden

This week has been short, with Monday the Thanksgiving holiday, but busy with covering classes for another teacher. Rain fell this week, and temperatures are dropping. Late in the afternoon, however, golden light suffuses the garden as the sun s...

Eleven of us sat down to a turkey dinner with all the trimmings yesterday. Although the holiday is technically Monday (the second Monday in October), we, like many families, have our big dinner on Sunday, followed by a relaxed Monday. I look at...

Sometimes, weeks don't turn out as planned. Each year, on the two school days before Canadian Thanksgiving, our school gives the students time off while the teachers go to a conference. It's a great time of learning (for the teachers) and having fun...

October is Here!

on Oct 1, 2017 in: baking

Welcome, October, my favourite month of the year. September hovers between summer and autumn. October sees true autumn: shortened cool days; brisk, even frosty nights; alternating sunshine and rain.The dahlias still bloom prolifically. Every few days...

The Last Summer Day

on Sep 28, 2017 in: garden

Here we are, almost to the end of September, and summer lingers. Shimmering days of warmth that cool to "pull up a blanket" nights create some of the most perfect weather imaginable.I've picked raspberries twice this week, probably a pint each time,...