Tuesday, March 23, 2010

This and That

It has been a bit noisy on the block for the past few days as we had lost power after a storm. So had the generator running to supply enough power to run the fridge,tele, a light and luckily my computer.
As we supply our own water by means of electric pumps it can be quiet challenging. Especially the flushing of the loo. LOL. After 37hours we were pleased to have the power back on. But alas it was not to last. While doing the tea dishes tonight the lights went out again so back down to the shed (as DH had put everything away grrrrrrrrrr) To set up the generator again.

Okay on a better note I can now post Abby's PIF gift as she has received it. A finish for my Stringy Challenge as well as for the OPAM.
Have finally quilted my car quilt.Enjoyed doing lots of squiggley little cars, flowers and hearts.
Can also post the PJ
 bags I have made for my two youngest GC for Easter.
and a  little stitchery just made for whatever.Yah!! Five finishes to add to the OPAM for March.


  1. What a beautiful bag, as is the quilt. Those bunny bags are so cute. Hope the storms are subsiding.

  2. Your projects are all so cute. I love the little bags and the wonderful Mother's quilt. So true!!! I am sure the PIF bag will be put to good use. Very cute!

    Hope that you can keep your power for awhile. I heard about your storms.

  3. Pretty bag. I especially love the rick rack.

  4. What a pain with the electricity..good that you have a have been one busy all your projects the PJ bags are just so cute...Maria well done...Peg OPAM 2010

  5. Hi Maria--sorry about your power being off--but we love the pictures of your finishes--the little Easter bags are cute too!!! the quilting on your car quilt is very well done--good job!!!!
    From--little sister
    and Hugs, Di

  6. Good to read your Ok, we had no damage, but boy it was scary..
    Lovely finishes have been busy.
    Julia ♥

  7. You've been busy! What a pain being without power for so long. Good thing you have a generator.

  8. All of your work is so pretty! Going to be some lucky recipients!

    I agree the bag is beautiful.

    But you made me hungry with your cooking! :)

    O, and so sorry about your electricity! I Always HATE when that happens.

  9. Thanks again Maria. I love the bag and all of the extra goodies.
    You're a gem,
    Ab xx
    I hope the power situation gets sorted soon.

  10. I do like the Mother's button stitchery. Happy sewing.


  11. What a great collection of projects, you're so clever.
    I'm glad Blue has kept up the power supply for you too.

  12. everything is just so pretty! I love the quilt and the bag and well, all of it! You stay busy dont you?


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