Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Happy Canada Day

To all my fellow bloggers. Enjoy your day with family and friends.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

What have I been doing....

Wow I can't believe how time flys by.
Well I have not been in the mood to sew/quilt, the weather has been amazing. Worked in the gardens. Planted vegs. amoungst my flowers.
Next year I plan on having a veg garden on its own.

I have done a little x-stitching in the evenings. Maybe half way there with my pattern.

We have been out on the weekends antiquing with our friends and their antique vehicles. Here our 49 ford p/u truck and our friends mustang, as well a our 49 meteor.

Here are some of my finds.
A weathervane that I know will look great on the top of our new shed,
dishes for our hutch. I found this blue Meakin jug that is the same as the pink one I already have. Now to find the brown one that matches. I Need to focus on the red and white transferware and A beautiful old pudding bowl.
Here it all is displayed on my new hutch.

Need to be on the hunt for more furniture to paint.......

Last weekend we spent with friends and family at our sons to celebrate our grandson and grandaughters (cousins) grade 8 graduation.

The weather was on our side. Everyone had a great time. Monday was the actual grad and our grandson won athelete of the year. He is a strapping young lad at 5 ft 10 in . He loves sports and is a pitcher on a all star ball team. Look out Blue Jays, upcoming pitcher here. And our grandaughter won three awards(pins)in honour of achievement in Arts, Academic, Reading. She was part of a group of students that went to a camp for art /theatre for nine days. Very talented young artist. Runs in the

I hope you enjoyed your weekend.
See you soon........

Monday, June 14, 2010

We have a winner

Congratulations ! Lori, from Frugal Farmhouse Design. You have won the $50.00 CSN gift certificate.
A big thankyou goes out to all of you that entered.
I will email you Lori with the details.
Everyone Have a Great Day!

Wednesday, June 2, 2010


Very Happy to announce that I will be doing my first GIVEAWAY with CSN Stores

You can win a
$50.00 gift certificate!

Featuring products from over 200 stores, CSN Stores has over 200 online stores where you can find everything from cookware to cribs or even your most specific needs like LED lighting or laptop cases! I guarantee you'll find something you like. I was able to find several items I would love to have and could have easily spent hours browsing through their many products. So go check out the site, see what you would like...and enter to win the $50.00 one time use gift certificate
! CSN Stores Link

Here's how the entries work:

Post a comment= 1 entry,
New follower= 2 entries

Post on your blog that I am having a giveaway = 3 entries

The giveaway is open till Sunday June 13th. @ midnight.
One lucky person will win.
I will draw the winner Monday June 14th.
Good luck