Monday, February 22, 2016


So far I am right on schedule for my
Sunday stitching in counted cross stitch--
this is about half done now--
this block reminds me of New York and here!!
I love ducks--

and remember last Sunday I finished the first block-
I forgot to tell you why I love this block-
You see I grew up on a farm out in the country--and Dad owned over 200 acres--
when I was a teenager, me and my cousin, Petey and my boyfriend, Jim used to ride  around in the fields in an old car and hunt for red fox--the hunter would ride on the hood of the car and we would take turns driving--we had alot of fun running around in those fields--and I promise you that NO red foxes or any creature was ever killed or shot at during these times--just fun memories--
things we did to entertain ourselves when we rarely even had TV let alone any video games back then!!!

love and laughter, di


  1. I don't think I would ever succeed at cross stitch but I admire the work of those who can. You ducks and fox look great!

    When we hear or read the work "hunt" the word or image of a gun usually comes to mind with it. It sounds like no guns were involved in your hunting. I can imagine the fun of riding on the hood of a car. Lucky you to have grown up on a farm!
    --Nancy. (ndmessier @,

  2. Well, you've obviously got your mojo back for all types of stitching! Well done, my friend.

  3. Your stitcheries are great! Love the lab tester, too.

  4. Your January and February are looking wonderful. I still have to stitch March also.
    Great story about hunting the red fox.


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