Tag Archives: National Trust

A refreshing family day out

A day trip to Dyrham Park and Bristol to meet family and escape pre-Christmas busyness Continue reading

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A walk around the rooftops of The Vyne

Walking above a historic roof, watching restoration and renovation Continue reading

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Storing inspiration – in praise of Pinterest!

Half-term holiday week is drawing to a close here in the UK. Although the school holidays no longer make a huge impact on my weekly schedules there is still a different feel about these breaks and I tend to be … Continue reading

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The gifts of friendship: sharing experience and knowledge

I’ve enjoyed a particularly sociable week!  Patchwork has been wrapped around and even threaded through some of these social occasions. Wednesday morning was the first in this terms fortnightly meetings of Focus – a women’s Bible study group at Church. … Continue reading

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A day of rest and a quilting finish

A day apart from Christmas preparations and the final homemake made. Continue reading

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