Monday, 13 June 2011

Making me Smile

S and her travelling companion.



The stunning stained glass window in the church we went to on Saturday as they were holding their summer fete.





A poppy growing by the side of a busy main road into town.





A free muffin!





Mum bought this cross stitch kit over a year ago. I started it almost immediately and then stopped. An hours work on Saturday evening and it was complete. Why did I leave it so long?





A freshly used paint tray.


Yep the painting has started.


I began at 9.30 and painted until 2.30. My shoulders ache but it's work the effort so far.





Hope there's lots making you smile today too.

12 comments:

  1. How cute is that first photo! My daughter used to have a rag doll called Pinky (because it was pink) and she left it at a motorway service station .... utter devastation! They posted it back to us, but she never felt the same about it again!
    xxx

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  2. Your cross-stitching is beautifully done.

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  3. Awww, I used to have a rag doll just like S's, I wonder what happened to her. A free muffin? That would make me smile. I love your cross stitch, so pretty.

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  4. Awww your little girl looks so cute!

    Free muffins always a cause for smiling.

    Yayy the painting has started, its a good feeling when you know you are getting on with a project isn't it?

    Hope it all looks fab!


    MBB x

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  5. She is a real cutie pie. Get you with your needlework! xxx

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  6. I still have the cute cross stitch you sent me 2 years ago for Christmas!
    xxx

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  7. What beautiful cross stitch!

    Victoria xx

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  8. I love the top picture - it is just so sweet!

    Pomona x

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  9. Love the photo of your daughter and doll!
    Congrats on the painting! How satisfying to have got going!!!
    Well done for finishing the needlework - its lovely.
    Thanks for your comments!
    Gill xx
    Ps my WV is hydrama - has it been hi drama there this week??!!!

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  10. I love the photo of S and her doll. S is adorable.

    Good luck with the painting. Looking forward to seeing the finished result. xx

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  11. Oh that reminds me of the song ... here we go looby loo here we go looby ly ...

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  12. Seeing the picture of S has made me smile, she looks adorable!

    Lou xxx

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