Sunday, May 11, 2014

Happy Mother's Day!

I hope all of my fellow mother bloggers are enjoying their Mother's Day. I will be sharing mine with my own mother, my daughter and my mother-in-law, along with a few other family members. Hopefully my son will Skype with us.

I finished the binding on my "Fly Away Blues" quilt. Now I have to sew up a sleeve, make a label and attach both. I was quite pleased with how quickly the hand sewing of the binding went. I must have been in the right mood!

I have made quite a bit of progress on the Large Cross-stitch #1. This is how it looked last week.

And this is the latest picture. I have actually finished a bit more since this picture was taken.
The azaleas that hubby and I planted this spring are blooming beautifully. I should amend that statement, I picked them out at the store and hubby did the planting and mulching. 
We needed to replace two older azaleas that didn't survive the winter snows.

Thanks for stopping by!



3 comments:

  1. Hope you have a wonderful day with all your family. Mothers Day here in England was in March. The cross stitch is coming along nicely.

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  2. Happy belated Mother's Day wishes to you Cathie, and I trust everything went according to plan and your day was wonderful!
    You are making good progress with your cross-stitch, and how nice to see your baby azaleas doing so well! I really like your header motto - that is so true .. .. .. now have a great week, Joy xo

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