Monday, 4 July 2016

A lucky win

I follow Bonnie Hunters blog and one day she had links to lots of sites for a blog hop.. So I started clicking and reading. There was a competition going on to win the latest QUILTMAKERS 100 Blocks magazine. I entered a few times on different sites. There were a lot of entries too.
I was a lucky winner here.
http://quiltingismorefunthanhousework.blogspot.com.au/2016/05/posies-all-around-quiltmaker-100-blocks.html
This is the magazine... I'm sure I'll do lots out of it. They are 12" blocks finished. Some great designers too... There are also a few quilt layout suggestions...
QUILTMAKERS MAGAZINE
I am happy. THANKYOU  CYNTHIA
Cynthia's block

Bonnie Hunter's block


AAAANNNNNDDDDD......
I have had some lovely friends visit and help me out while I have been recovering...

  • Kris... Thanks for the cinnamon bun. We ate it for supper and then toasted it for breakfast. So yummy....
  • Nikki... Thanks for washing my hair and making me feel decent again and the other running around you are doing for me...
  • Sue... Thanks for the beautiful, home made corn and asparagus soup and those amazing vanilla slices from Romsey Bakery. They were the best job...
  • Christine & Michael... Thanks for your lovely visit that you squeezed in amongst all your goings on and before your trip. The scones were delicious..
  • Sue...  Thanks for the lunch and afternoon tea supplies and most of all, your company. It's always a pleasure having you stay.. 
  • Kristy.... Thanks Of course to my lovely daughter for the every day help with the horrible cleaning jobs, supermarket runs, bill paying and anything else I need. Getting dinner prepared and cooking the roast...  Really do appreciate it.
  • Tony.... And I can't forget my wonderful husband. Running around with his doctors visits, my hospital/Drs visits, cooking & cleaning, shopping, picking up after me. Lastly, putting up with me at the same time as his recovery. He is doing a great job...
  • Love you all......


10 comments:

  1. Lovely win and it is sew nice you are being sew well cared for by your friends daughter and hubby...you are lucky to have them all around to care...XXX

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  2. Hi Jo ,congrats on your lovely win ,you have a lovely family ,hope you are recovering well ....

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  3. Congratulations on your win - you will enjoy making some of those blocks in the future. Lovely to read about all your helpful kind friends and, of course, your husband. Keep up the good work.

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  4. Congrats Jo on your win.....family and friends are precious in the time of need...regards, Lyn

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  5. Great win,Jo and 12 " blocks are a lot more civilised than 5" ones! Glad you have lots of helpers around.

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  6. Wow Jo you will get lots of use out of that lovely book. Lovely to have lovely friends and family to help out

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  7. Congrats on your win, Jo! And what loving, caring friends and family.
    xxx

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  8. Congratulations on your win Jo, looks like a wonderful book.So good to hear friends and family are helping you.

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  9. Congrats on such a great win, the book sounds perfect for you and I´m sure you will make lots of new things with so many block ideas.

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  10. And how many more things to finish while you are forced to stay still? You are amazing!! I am loving your show'n'tell - it's fantastic.

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