Saturday, December 27, 2014

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

                                         we had green Christmas  now 0n 27 December  2014 the snow white
                                        come back  again              

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Portuguese Christmas bread or Bolo Rei .

Christmas   Portuguese bolo rei

                     Every year on Christmas  we have to have  bolo Rei  Kings cake .
                     Traditions  ,traditions .     

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Christmas light fruit cake

                             2014 Christmas light fruit cake  recipe from Laura Secord
                               Canadian Home Economics Association

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Paul &Lori

                                              HAPPY ANNIVERSARY  HAVE A GREAT DAY 

Friday, October 31, 2014

Row Chestnuts

                From Tonys    . Great Garden trees 

Dia de todos os Santos em Portugal

                           , Chestnuts time.  customs ,Things never forgot from my growing  up
                           Smells stay with you for ever . memories .

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

75 th birthday

                               Monique bake the cake Katrina made the decor

Saturday, October 11, 2014

winter socks

                         made super washed wool . knit machine . this is the pattern
Men size socks
To start on knit machine put 70 stitches on working position. to work on ribber transfer 35 stitches to ribber bed 35 on Maine top bed to make the ribbing cuff
For the sock. Work 30 rows . Tension 5
Transfer on lefty all 35 stitches to the ribber bed . On right 35 stitches on main bed
Work the right stitches with wast yarn . Take the weights from the knit ribber and the comb .
Low down the ribber .drop the right stitches from main bed fold the right 35 stitches , and place them on main bed on parallel with the stitches of ribber bed . Put back the weights Prepare your machine for circular knit , working 100 rows in circular . Tension 8
Now drop the lower ribber bed again just a bit, and work on heel with short rows on main bed until 14 stitches on centre , short row again until all stitches on working position .,prepare again the knit machine for circular knitting and knit another 100 rows. Drop the ribber bed and knit the toe the some way of the heel . Back the machine on circular knit again and knit with wast yarn 10 rows after this drop from the knit machine and sew on Kitchener. Stitch to close the toe
The sock is done , after sew the ribbing of the cuff , steam press . 
Norete . 

Friday, September 19, 2014

sewing today

                              Starting to sew  today made the tea cozy  for to sale on  our church bazaar.

Friday, September 5, 2014

Shamrock inside plant

                                       For many years this plant been growing all ways just trimming again and again  and growing like crazy ,flower too  love the purple colour I try the green  kind but not grow like this .

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Happy Birthday Nicola

                                                 Nicola have a great day

sunday dessert

                      French pastry cream slices   . portuguese we call mil folhas

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Monday, July 28, 2014

Constance Flowers

                                      Constance art arrangement of flowers at our church .

Thursday, July 17, 2014

red water colour

                               very hot out there and smoky from the fires around here time to stay inside
                              doing water colours .

Friday, July 11, 2014

other view from Okanagan lake

                            Sewing club  get together for lunch and a swimming  .

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Yoga pot luck

                        The day of the yoga pot luck supper  beautiful view . 

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Weaving Place Matts

                                Weaving I still not master on it ,self taught i keep trying to learn
                                more and more every time .  this are an set off place matts .
                                this the site i used this pattern but on end i change some the colour threads
                                because i used from my stash  the cotton yard  i had.


Sunday, June 8, 2014

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

great sunny day end up with cool shower .

                                        Storm on end the day ,cool off  good for the garden
                                                  The rainbow show of too .Pretty

Thursday, May 15, 2014

                                Sunny Day ,Spring time and time to smell the flowers .

Saturday, May 10, 2014

           Mothers Day One day before  thanks to all my family for spoil mom. love  you all very much
           because you are  one the best things  on my  life .   

Thursday, May 8, 2014

                              The mail just come look what i got ,great card from Lori .thanks

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Great at tea

                            sweeties , tea. friendship. was great . Great fashion show   .

2014 Fashion show

                       The tables are waiting for tea time all prepare for the show/

Tuesday, April 22, 2014


                                  Late spring here time for the pink magnolia blooming . 

Monday, April 14, 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

Artificial turf on football field

   Spring is here we have time to go and watch our grand daughters  play soccer  nice to be out on fresh air 

Green wool runner .winter 2013

               Just finished this took all winter  to work  on this runner .

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Monday, March 17, 2014

Big White

                               Good day at skiing hill spring break 

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Friday, February 21, 2014

Monday, February 10, 2014

Saturday, February 8, 2014

Happy Valentines Day

                               NEW SUIT FOR VALENTINES DAY ,
                               PRETTY  RED PINK COLOUR ,  HOME DESIGN

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Happy Birthday Nancy,Sosi.Monique.Julien ,Maria Manuela

                                            Happy Birthday to you
                                            Best wishes 2014 love from us.  T,Norete

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Sosi quilt

                                SOSI QUILT  pattern from this site

Saturday, January 4, 2014

so quilt

                              Another  quilt for my granddaughter  the pattern from this site


Wednesday, January 1, 2014

First day of Spring 20 March 2020

                                Snow went out all is dried soon be spring greenery