I have been lagging behind in my cross stitching, but am finally approaching a finish with my "Kindred Spirits" piece. I have indeed loved working with this. All the colors are perfect and it has been an easy stitch. I've just found myself not putting in the time that I normally do. Want to change that for sure.
I have other WIP pieces to pick up and finish once this in completed, and I have broken the promise to myself to not buy anymore charts until I've done up all that I have. Oh dear. I know ya'll understand though. When the stitch bug hits, you gotta' go with it! LOL. I received all in the mail the other day. First from Little House Needleworks, ABC Sampler series, one and two charts. I am
So yes.....I did break my promise, but I couldn't help myself. These little pieces will be easy to put into a plastic bag and carry to appointments and all for a little stitching time in the waiting rooms.
I did finish up painting my small hutch in the kitchen. When I found it, it was dark old wood. Very drab, and I knew I could do something with it. So now it sits in my kitchen. I like working
Though we haven't gotten out to work in our yard much this season because of the heat, the Queen Anne's Lace has done well. I realize that this is a wild flower, but I love it in my gardens. I took this picture below. A different angle of it, and thought it was so pretty. God's blessings are so good.
Then one misty morning, I saw that some wild Morning-glories were climbing up towards a birdhouse we had put up. Though the picture is cloudy, I do love it.
Well my dear friends and followers. I thank you for sticking around while I've been lazing around and for stopping in with words of encouragement and all. All of you are so dear to me. I pray that you're all doing well. Love you all, and remember, until next time, remember to "feel the colors".