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Wednesday, 25 April 2012

Catching Up.

Thanks everyone for your lovely comments. And a big Thank you to everyone who is now sending a card for Ellie , looking forward to seeing more of them.

  Last weekend after having a bath , my Daughter cam downstairs and said "Mum ,I want my hair cutting , can you get your scissors and do it please?" After my horrified squawk of "NO" , I persuaded her to give it a week and if she still wanted it doing , I would make her an appointment at the hairdressers. Until then ,she had been adamant that she was growing her hair down to her bottom , so I was not convinced that she would go ahead with it. By Friday , I was fed up hearing "I am sure I want it doing. "  So off we went . From this,
To this

It is taking a bit of getting used to, but she likes it which is the main thing. Though , she keeps saying that she wants it even shorter.
   The weather is pretty rotten at the moment . Wet and murky today , which is an improvement on Monday evening ,when we had a terrific hail storm which lasted for quite a while.

Finally ,some stitchy updates . Here's where I'm at with my boys' Pokemon
And my Daughters' Disney squares

 Ariel now has a full head of hair , but nothing else yet . This will be remedied quite soon. Tomorrow I am planning a serious case of stitch ass. Hubby has a play date , so when he has gone , I'm planting until it's time to fetch the kids from school . Hopefully , then I will have some decent progress on LK ABC Lessons.

 Still getting used to the new blogger layout ,slow but sure (hopefully , lol.)

Until then ,thanks for dropping by ,



♥ Nia said...

I read your post and I went to Ellie's blog too, I will send a postcard :) Thank you for sharing!!

Oh! You DD has such a short hair now and she wants to cut more?? Wow.. she's going for a pixie cut hahahah :D


Julie said...

Now that is definately a chop at the hairdressers.
Aerial is one of my favourite Disney characters, she'll be a lovely stitchy project.

stitcheranon said...

Thank you for sharing Ellies Story. They are a lovely family and she just seems to smile and smile no matter what. I love the stitching and your daughter looks gorgeous. A very sophisticated cut!

Penny said...

Your daughter did have quite a bit taken off. :) That was some hail storm! Lovely stitching! I remember Pokemon and Ariel from when my children were younger. :)

Marlene said...

It's a sign she is growing up, our weather is terrible as well, love your stithing

Bernadett said...

I understand you with your daughter's request...But it is nice,and if she likes her new hairstyle,that is the most important.:)
The weather was awful here,too.Rain and storm every day,but now they say it will be sunny.:)))
The stitchings are cute.:)
The new layout,well I am using it...
All the best.:)

Topcho said...

Short hair looks cute on your daugher, but I can undarstand your hesitation! XD
Your stitchings look great as always, I love Charmander, not my fav starter pokemon but still obe of my favourites!

Mangogirl said...

gorgeous stitching :D

Dani - tkdchick said...

Kids sure are funny!

Your stitching is looking good!