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Thursday, 2 June 2016

On a roll!



Wow - I don't know what's happened to me but I feel like one of those Duracell bunnies - I have got so much done today!  It did help that I woke up early - but by 9am the second batch of sponges for tonight's WI meeting were in the  oven.  I made some gluten free ones but also some ordinary ones in my new loaf tin.  There was minimal leakage and I am delighted with the result - I don't know why the poor reviews were as they were.





Whilst they were cooking, I loaded the washing machine (I've actually done 2 loads today), loaded the dishwasher, finished the ironing and prepared a parcel to post.  Once the cakes came out, it was time to nip to the post office.  Once home, I made a start on preparing the pieces for some Tuesday night blocks - they are in bags ready to sew on Sunday. 







I was interrupted by the plumbers coming round to register the boiler (well it was an excuse for a cuppa) before setting to and making the chequer board binding for my Anni Downs quilt.  By now it was noon - get the picture? 








Even Millie and Daisy just gave up and went to sleep!









The afternoon followed a similar pattern - make up the cakes,








arrange three posies for the WI meeting tonight,








and arrange something for the top table - it's my turn to be flower hostess tonight - and








make the hanging sleeve for the quilt.  Do you think that I could sit down now?  Please?







By the way - the competition for tonight's WI meeting is "an item of superstition".  I thought that I had a brilliant idea - until I came across at least 3 other people who had the same idea - ah well!







2 comments:

  1. Don't you just love days like that!! Cakes look cute, could just eat one!

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  2. And Breath.!!!!!! The cakes look good, well done. Enjoy tonight, its not the winning that matters, its taking part!!!!! Xxxxx

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