This blog is a bit of a ramble through my life. There's a lot about quilting and textile arts, a sprinkle of my family life and some of my thoughts and ponderings. We currently live aboard an old wooden 1945 Navy boat, called MV Cerego, so you'll find me writing about that too. Welcome aboard!

Wednesday, December 1, 2010


The holes are dug, the hole diggers gone.  It seemed like an easy mornings work for them.  The holes are so deep I've had to cover them all up with boards to save the kids (or me) from breaking our legs.  Hole inspection tomorrow and then the concrete footings can be poured.  It's really and truly happening.


  1. Woohoo! Progress! Always think of that great Aussie movie "The Castle" when I hear about digging holes.....are you familiar with it?

    "Dad, I dug another's filling with water....." (Dale Kerrigan)

  2. Yay! - one small step taken, many more to look forward to.

  3. It is so nice to see some real progress that is actually visible rather than lots of real progress that only happens in walls or ceiling spaces (electrics and plumbing - looks like we've done nothing unless you inspect the switches).

    viv in dunedin


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