Well, my beautiful niece made her way into this chaotic world on June 13th. She's called Imogen Daisy (how sweet is that for a name). I gave my sister the patchwork baby ball and quilt that I made (and blogged about recently too) and they both went down very well.
My (other) Niece and Nephew are now hankering after one too!. . . It looks like I need to get back on my sewing machine again! :)
Work is much easier going now since our Year11's left so I'm finding that I've got much more time and energy at present.
As I'm feeling energised (despite being a year older since my last post!), I've started jogging and have started back at Spin class. I want to shift a bit of weight as I'm feeling a little podgy around the middle (Isn't podgy a great word)!
Sewing is a great hobby but not the best for maintaining a great figure.... especially with a packet of Jaffa Cakes within reach!
|I feel your pain Bridget! lol|
I've had a few productive days at the sewing machine and have been busy making things from a book Ian bought for me for my birthday. It's called Pretty Patchwork Gifts, by Helen Philipps and has some gorgeous projects which are really easy to follow. I've made loads of the products already and have many more lined up. Here's a few that I've made: