Sunday 18 March 2012

Mothers Day

Happy Mothers Day to all those hard working mums out there.  I decided early on that I would do no studying today and crack on with my stained quilt

I started early (8ish) and have finally got all my blocks sewn together.  It was absolutely gorgeous here this morning, so I sat at the kitchen table with the conservatory doors open - lovely (p.s it's now raining!!)

I have even managed to get the first two rows sewn together!  I am loving this quilt and hope to get it all finished off next weekend.

This was my mothers day gift from the girls.  The picture is rubbish (ie my photo, not the painting!!)  It is a very large painting that is now on my bedroom room, reminding that summer should be here shortly.  It goes very well with the other beach prints that I have in my bedroom.  I also received some lovely flowers and had pancakes with nutella made for my breakfast :-)
I am now off to cook Mothers Day roast chicken: my mum is coming for tea, just as soon as Jenny has finished work about 6ish


  1. Oooh pancakes with Nutella, yum.
    Enjoy the rest of the day.x

  2. Happy mums day C! Your stained quilt will go perfectly with your gorgeous new beach picture! Jxo

  3. the picture is such a lovelly one to step into and dream...... oh! and the quilt is looking great xlol x

  4. Wow! Your blocks look amazing when all together - the colours go so well together!

  5. Ooh lovely breakkie! Your stained QAL is comin along great too :-)

  6. The quilt is going to be fabulous Catherine and nutella pancakes are a favourite with the smallest member of this family too.

  7. Love pancakes with Nutella, yum.
    Your new picture and the stained quilt match perfectly. It's coming along really well, and looking great.

  8. Your Stained QAL is fab. As is your new picture. Hope the chicken was good too!


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