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Sweet Geez-Suizas! Enchiladas Suizas

As I am still in Texas, I thought it completely appropriate to re-blog a favourite dish of mine. I wrote about it way back in May and wanted to share it again as it is one of the more popular blogs! … Continue reading

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Gypsy Rose

I must admit I am an addict! Of quilting that is! Once my sewing teacher, Edwina, showed me the ropes, I cannot help but find fabulous quilting designs from all corners of the internet and I wanted to share them … Continue reading

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An Apple A Day…

So, I am winding down this week from all of the major cancer treatments I have undergone for the past eight months. By week’s end I will have completed 8 rounds of chemotherapy, undergone 4 1/2 weeks of radiotherapy, survived … Continue reading

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He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not

(click on images and links for further information – PLEASE PASS TO FRIENDS AND FAMILY – we need to get our crafting categories going!!!!) Did you know that He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not is (originally Effeuiller La Marguerite in … Continue reading

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Who Is Your Real Friend?

My Mother sent me this a few days ago when I was having a really down day. This is a great pick-me-up!

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Ooooh That Delay Fish: B & W

(click on highlighted words and photos to view links) Best: A few days ago, I received the last sample of scarved hats for The Pom Pom Project we have specifically designed for The Haven in London. It’s absolutely gorgeous and I … Continue reading

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Life Is Not A Music Video

My second stage of Breast Cancer treatment is Radiotherapy which started three weeks ago. It is scheduled every day in April which is nice because school has let out for this month so there aren’t any major distractions during treatment – … Continue reading

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Mummy, How Would You Like Your Hair Done?

Shepherd is now into drawing portraits of everyone she knows and meets. We talked about the technique and how to draw real-life subjects and she’s getting really good at it! It’s fascinating to watch what actually trickles down through your … Continue reading

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