Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Two Tuesday and Start #27

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Two Things I'm Grateful For:

1. My water hyacinth is still alive. I bought this two weeks ago at Aldi's. It was just a bulb with short stubby leaves in a bowl of water. My family took bets on how fast I would kill it (I have a reputation for killing plants). But it's thriving!
2. I finally unpacked my Cherished Teddies; they've been in storage since we got here. They make me smile.

Start #27:

Cherished Teddies Around the World Italy
This is a kit I got for free at a yard sale; the people had put everything left over from the sale into boxes on the curb. One box had a bunch of brand new cross stitch kits in it. 
I think there's a booklet that has all the Cherished Teddies bears from different countries; I need to get a copy one day.
Thanks for reading and looking.
Blessings :-)

13 comments:

  1. Your hyacinth looks like it is thriving under your care. :-) I admire your cross stitching with all those tiny x's! I'm sure that takes a lot of patience. Have a blessed day, Heather

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  2. You got a PURPLE hyacinth! I'm totally jealous! Aren't they pretty and fragrant and fun? I loved having mine. It's on it's way out now though. Maybe I'll find another somewhere. I'm keeping my eyes peeled!

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  3. The hyacinth is beautiful. I'm so ready for spring and summer! All your teddies look cute.

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  4. love the hyacinth and the teddies are so cute! :)

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  5. Love your diplay of teddies.
    Rosezeeta.

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  6. I love your Cherished Teddy collection and new start Kate.

    Linda

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  7. Lovely start!! Your teddy collection is cute:)

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  8. Your teddies made me smile too :)
    Lovely stitching there....and I take my hat off to you...I would definitely have killed that hyacinth in the first week!

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  9. Ever notice that people who have yard sales don't realize the treasures that they really have?

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  10. Cute start - DH is Italian, that bear reminds me of his Nona.

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  11. Nice collection you got there! And the Italian teddy looks cute too!

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  12. Love your flower! very nice collection of teddy's!
    What a great find! Cute start

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