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Shoreline, CT, United States
I would love for you to join me (a retired senior)in my zany crafting adventures with quilting (waaaaay too much fabric); scrapbooking (will I ever catch up?); redwork; counted cross stitch; crossword puzzles; reading; and cooking.

Thursday, February 18, 2021

SNOWY UPDATE & A THANK YOU

 
I got this cool surprise gift from 
Dawn ...
such an adorable little pouch
With a RED zipper..
AND
Hubby grabbed this part of the 
two part gift
↓↓↓
You can see he's
putting it to good use
;)))
A cute Boston Red Sox
mug rug...

So we are all decked out for
watching
the 
Spring Training
Red Sox games...

THANK YOU SO MUCH DAWN...;)))
We love these...

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I have begun a new diamond painting
for those of you who inquired:

This lovely girl....

And here is where I am
A lot of "confetti"
in this one
but
Very enjoyable--I love
the colors...

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AND...
I have been plugging along on my
"Wild Garden" 
spiderweb quilt...

[sorry for the dark photo--
it is snowing like
crazy outside
and a dark gray day]
I am planning on keeping going
until most of the strips are used up...
So this may turn into two pieces..
We'll see..๐Ÿ‘€๐Ÿ‘€๐Ÿ‘€

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So far we have had 4"+ of snow
more than was predicted,
actually...
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Tonight I have made a 
Shepherd's Pie 
for our dinner...
I used frozen corn
for the veggie in this one..
and i added a bit of tomato paste
to the meat and onion mix...
I often change this one up.
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Stay safe and warm...
Hugs, Julierose
La Blageuse
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11 comments:

  1. Those gifts from Dawn are so sweet. We are also ready for baseball season. Love the colors in your Wild Garden spiderweb quilt...it's going to be a beauty.

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  2. You are so welcome. Glad you like your spring gifts. I know you are sox fans. Love your string project

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  3. Lucky you to get such fun gifts (only I'd like Blue Jays if it were me...lol). And Shephard's Pie sounds SO yummy!!!! Stay safe and warm!

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  4. So nice to get gift in the mail box. You've got much snow. We've had a cold winter, but now the snow is disappearing, hopefully. We seldom have winter more than a couple of days, but this year we've had a couple of months.

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  5. The pouch and mug rug are perfect for you two! Baseball (and Spring!) is coming! I love the look of your spider web quilt - I'm putting one of those on my list.

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  6. We have about the same amount of snow today. Chicken pot pie is on tonight's menu. Your diamond picture and quilt are really pretty. Met's fans here. Oh the sorrow.....

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  7. We have about 10-12" here and not melting because temps are in the teens to 20s. We are ready to see what our Tigers can do this year- the pitchers have reported to camp!

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  8. Great gifts! Your diamond picture is going to be so pretty. Em got one for Christmas... I'll have to remind her she has it and see how it comes out.

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  9. Enjoy the game and keep warm with your delicious
    Shepherd's Pie. You're making good progress with Wild Garden

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  10. You two are all set for baseball! I love your spider quilt. It's coming along very nicely. Love the new diamond picture. So pretty! It's still snowing up here. Is it ever going to stop??

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  11. What a cute gift. We are big Red Sox fans but have been out of touch in the past couple years. Your sheperd's pie sounds yum.

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