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Linda White
Interests: Patchwork & Sewing, Gardening and Cooking.
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I have been trying to write this blog post for over a week now. I start and get interrupted......I start and lose wifi connection.....I start and get distracted......I start and lose interest. But tonight is the night.......a catch up blog... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Due to popular demand I have decided to order more of the lovely 'Among the Flowers' fabric. I have also decided to make up more kits for my 'Garden Delights' Block of the Month Quilt. I am currently taking names... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Time flies when you are having fun......and it certainly was true last week. It seems incredible that AQC is all over for another year in what seemed like the blink of an eye.......although my feet and legs would tell me... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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This time next week we will be in Melbourne. All set up and ready for AQC. With 51 weeks of preparation time for the event you would think that I would be all organised, packed and ready for the four... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Last week our 'little' brother turned 50. Growing up being the only boy with three older sisters mustn't have been easy for him. But we did have some fun times together.......and those fun times continued last night. Family and friends... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Followers on Facebook and Instagram will already know that 3 weeks ago Russell had someone run in to the back end of our new VW Golf TSI. It was on the Monash Freeway.......the traffic ahead stopped suddenly......Russell stopped suddenly.....the guy... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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I had been waiting for what feels like forever for this fabric range to arrive.....and it finally arrived a couple of weeks ago. I have been so busy that I haven't had a chance to blog about it so here... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Yesterday we had our Farmers Wife Stitch Along group in the Shop. I am really enjoying these days as it is the only day of the month that I stitch my blocks. I love doing these blocks but with so... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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I was meant to write this blog post yesterday but with a meeting in the morning, called in to see Mum, a hair appointment in the afternoon, a visit to the Laundromat, a doctor's appointment (for my Typhoid needle....and my... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Our 'Stitching by the Sea' Retreat is on again for the third year this weekend. Forty-six excited ladies will be converging on the Port Campbell Surf Life Saving Club for 2 days of stitching, fun, friendship, food and some retail... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
Monday is usually my quiet day........the start of my faux weekend after working since Thursday (well actually I have been working 7 days a week lately). But today has been somewhat different..........what a busy Monday morning I have had. Registrations... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
Gum Valley Patchwork presents ‘Stitch in Spring’ with Natalie Bird & Leanne Knell Saturday 17th September 2016, 10am – 4pm and Sunday 18th September 2016, 10am - 4pm at the Santos Room, Surf Lifesaving Club Cairns Street, Port Campbell Cost... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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For months now I have been growing some Watermelon plants. They started off slowly, took off when the weather heated up, had little 'babies' which grew really quickly, and all the way I blogged about the progress. Last Tuesday I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Three years ago we were celebrating the wedding of Emma & Ryan. It is really hard to believe that it was in 2013, and now we have a little person to love in our family. Happy Anniversary Emma & Ryan.......may... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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The Heytesbury Show is over again for another year which means that I finally have time again to blog. It is always a hectic time of the year for everyone on the committee as we ready ourselves for our one... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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That's right my first ever Leap Year Sale is on tomorrow. I will be opening an hour earlier at 10am.....to give you an extra hour of Leap Year Sale Shopping time. So what's on Sale? For one day only, I... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Yesterday was the regular monthly get together of our Farmers Wife Stitch Along Group. We were a few members short due to one thing or another.....me included as I had to take my Mum to a specialist appointment in Warrnambool.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Time for our fortnightly measure........ Unfortunately it's too hard to weigh at this stage....... See how much he has grown in a fortnight......wonder how much longer I will have to wait? Linda :) Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Last year this beautiful range of fabrics arrived in the shop......I love the 3 Sisters Christmas fabrics as quite a few of them are versatile and slot very well onto the shelves of the shop after Christmas has passed.....greens, reds,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Yes this year is a Leap Year......that special year we get every 4 years, where we score an extra day......yay! It is also when all of the single ladies out there can ask the guys to marry them. According to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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Last week Russell told me that I had an email.......one of about 20 that come through every day......my first reaction was what's wrong! Then he said "You'd better read it for yourself". Dread turned in to delight, when I read... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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If you have been thinking about doing this Block of the Month, then time just might be running out for you to sign up for it. I only have 3 places left, and once they are gone that's it. There... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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With the last posting for Year 2 of the Cottage Garden Threads Collectors Club going to the Post Office on Monday, it is almost time to start Year 3. This next 12 month program will see each mailing contain 4... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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is the best description of my lounge room at the moment.......and the classroom......and my bedroom.........I think that you get the picture! It usually happens at this time of the year as the Heytesbury Show approaches and my plans for being... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork
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While the old saying that "all good things must come to an end" certainly applies to some of our vegetables in the garden, new ones are finally coming to the peak of their production. Last night I picked, podded and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2016 at Gum Valley Patchwork