Monday, May 02, 2011

IT'S MONDAY.... NEW SCHOOL TERM STARTS

So... I really have NOTHING to yak about right now!
NOTHING!

Well.. the kids are back at school in two hours or so...  that's a good thing.
They are in their new winter uniforms... maybe I'll take a photo of them and show ya?

Yeah and I'll do some sewing ... join those striped blocks together somehow and show ya that too...
 but until then:

ABOVE:  lookit this cute baby!   So bloody cute! (YES OB, it is a baby hedgehog)

ONWARD...
ABOVE:  Dude in his winter uniform.. typical guy.. hands in pockets...

 ABOVE:  the two of them.  Brylee SHOULD be in the same clothes as Griffin...

ABOVE:  but she's got a temperature and a sore throat... so she is stayin' at home.  *sigh*... at least she will be in bed eh?  lol
When Joshua arrived last week he had a sore throat.... so no doubt that's where she got it from.  Hope is skips everyone else!

Off to drop Griffin at school... 'tis raining...

ABOVE:  The first doilie is finished...

ABOVE:  I suppose in hindsight I should have made them more blue seeing as there's a ship sitting on it eh?  Too late now.

Time to take a break for lunch..

ABOVE: I can't believe it has taken me ALL DAY to make 6 freakin' doilies!  But they are done now and I'm happy with them.  I suppose it would have been quicker if I hadn't put fancy stitching around the edges of each one... but they look nicer that way.

It's dinner time... think it's a 'hit and miss' type of dinner tonight. Steve had left over Nachos for a LATE lunch and Brylee isn't eating, so I really only have to feed Stew and Griffin.  I can have something light like some crackers and cheese.

End of Day:  *sigh*  Brylee now has an ear ache as well as a sore throat.  Might have to take her to the Dr's tomorrow. 
DIET:  pffffft.
nite nite.

18 comments:

  1. Is that a hedgehog...?

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  2. Love the little hedgehog!!! Hope Brylee is better soon!

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  3. O those little hedgehogs are so cute! I had several once upon a time.

    Sorry that Brylee is not "up to snuff". Hope she makes a quick recovery.

    The "Dude" looks very handsome in his winter uniform.

    Can't wait to see the work on your quilt.

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  4. The Dude is looking very "spiffy"....and boy isn't Brylee turning into a very pretty young lady ?

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  5. Oh my goodness that wee hedgehog is just the cutest wee thing ever!

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  6. hope everyone else avoids the sore throat!!!

    enjoy your day
    :-)

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  7. Where did the hedgehog come from? I don't think we get them in Australia but I remember them from England when I was a sprout.

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  8. Anonymous5:52 PM

    Did you ever finish those placemats/runner? Baby animals are so gorgeous, more cuter than human babies! WOMBAT

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  9. I love the doilies, I think it is worth the extra time and fancy stitching if you are having them on display in your home.

    I hope poor Brylee feels better tomorrow.

    The only downside of the kids being back at school is they are knackered & grumpy by the end of the week until they gat back into it (mind you mine were grumpy yesterday & today after a week of All stars.

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  10. Hey Cris
    I like the doilies but not the colours your beautiful ornaments get lost in the sea of colours.
    Hope Brylee is feeling a little better tonight.

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  11. Chris, you comment made me laff! Definitely a crystal on both eyes... otherwise it would have looked like I had a sty!!!

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  12. Hedgehogs in the UK, well the south anyway are sadly very rare. Ten years ago there were so many but now its very rare to see any. We had 2 in our garden last year but havent seen any since. We used to have gardens full of sparrows too(small birds) but they vanished about 10yrs ago, they are coming back now. I bet none of you Antipodeans know that we do have a huge ammount of green parakeets in our gardens.....aint nature weird!!!

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  13. By uniform, do you mean they have to be in blue everyday, or are they an "actual uniform": same thing every day? The baby Hedgehog is just darling. Your doilies are beautiful!! Hope Brylee is feeling better...debbie.

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  14. Poor kiddo! Sucks to miss the first day.

    My kid went back from spring break today and we were all dragging! Too much fun yesterday and got home late.

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  15. Cute little hedge hog!

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  16. Cute little hedge hog!

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  17. From cute kids to cute hedgehogs now that is cute!!! Hope Brylee feelsa better soon Griffin is getting so tall...

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  18. Wow, that hedgehog looks like a cute toy.

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