Tag Archives: History

Still Waiting….

… But Fall is in the air, Football is back on TV and all is right in the World.  The baby will come when babies come.  Sunday, Sept 13 was the due date – but a first baby is seldom on time.  LOL! … Continue reading

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Big Trees – Meares Island Walk

Last week Tom and I spent a couple of days on the West Coast of the Island.  We stayed in Ucluelet at the Terrace Beach Resort in the “Morning Mist” Cabin – overlooking the Beach! This cabin was our base of operations. … Continue reading

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Moody Morden Memories

We went for a walk at the Morden Colliery Mine Park this morning.  We had visited once before, about six ago.  There have been changes since then. There have been changes since the write-up in the link as well.  The … Continue reading

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In Remembrance

My grandfather, Cecil James Le Tissier served in both the First and Second World Wars. My father, Maurice Cecil Le Tissier was in the Navy for ten years, and started his service with the Korean War. Service was a significant part … Continue reading

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A Weekend with Nancy Bush

Last weekend Nancy Bush came to town.  Nancy had been here before, a little over 5 years ago.  At that time she came to teach us about Estonian colour work, braids and other such fancies.  With her came all of … Continue reading

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An Unprecedented Opportunity!

This last week we at Mad About Ewe had a visit from one of our avid knitters.  This is not unusual, what was unusual is what Carrie brought to share!  Five stunning, Estonian Lace Shawls. Carrie, like the rest of us is an … Continue reading

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I’m a Collector – Really!

That’s why I have boxes and bags and rooms full of yarn. I have always been a collector.  When I was a child it was toys – dolls mostly.  As I got older I started to read and collect books – I still … Continue reading

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