...and I'm so ready for a weekend!
The garden is winding down. The Husband is taking down the protection cages he created to keep the birds away from the tomatoes. We still have a few flowers blooming, but they'll probably be gone soon.
The hydrangea has turned pale pink:
We have a few pink mums blooming in the courtyard:
The feijoa are starting to ripen:
as are the pomegranates:
Up this weekend: I need to sew the top for the next baby quilt. If I can get that done quickly, I want to sandwich it and get it ready for machine quilting. It's doable as long as I don't get too distracted by another project!
The shawl, the mermaid, and spinning are all candidates for distraction. I need to make more progress on the shawl edging. I want to stitch more on the mermaid. I have some pink singles that are crying out to be plied.
Weekends are never long enough...
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