Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Back from Vacation~~

Hello everyone, I’m back from our family gathering in Michigan. We had a wonderful time picking cherries and blueberries, tasting wines, and climbing dunes~

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We also visited the famous Mackinac Island. It’s really fun to experience a place that is totally without any motorized vehicles. All the horse carriages and buildings make this place so much more interesting, and sometimes I felt like I was back in the 18th century when walking in the Grand Hotel!!! Not to mention the beautiful nature and lake views at the upper peninsula~ Totally breath taking!!

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I did do some stitching on my trip, but just as I thought I was cruising along I found out that I miscounted – TWICE!!! Bugger!!! I did rip it out and re-stitch it, then on our flight home I ran out of threads so it’s not quite done yet. Who knew such a little piece can cause me so much trouble!!! Anyway, here is where I’m at so far…

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Before I go, I would like to share with you a photo of my sister’s doggie – Nash!!! He is so adorable~ Even my mom who is not so fond of dogs got along with Nash very well!! (To find out more about adapting a Greyhound Click Here.) He is such a joy to have around~

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Also, it seemed that people were having trouble seeing or leaving comments on my blog. I don’t know if this is a blogger problem or maybe is my setting… If you are having these kind of trouble please don’t hesitate to tell me. I wouldn’t want anyone to be blocked!!! Have a great day!!

14 comments:

  1. Theresa...sounds like a fanastic vacation! Love the photos...how did you do the collages? I am so low-tech.

    Blasted frogs...they seem to be getting around! Cute progress on your LHN though. Can't wait to see it finished.

    Nash is a cutie!

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  2. 看起來真的好像是18世紀一樣, 寧靜, 平和, 看來妳的假期真是豐富, 還不忘了繡花.

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  3. Welcome back, Theresa! Sounds and looks like a lovely time away. Pitty that frog had to come with you - your wip's looking good now though.

    No problems looking at your blog this time. It may have rectified itself. :)

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  4. Mackinac Island...not a finer, more scenic, wonderful place to visit in the world! IMHO.
    LOVELY pictures...makes me want to pack my bags and go RIGHT NOW! I've been twice in my life...Love it!

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  5. Oh wow, what fabulous photos! I've never been to Mackinac Island but would love to go sometime. Thanks for sharing the photos. Love the pic of Nash--he's an adorable pup! Love the WIP!

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  6. Awesome photos!

    I think Microsoft & Blogger have finally settled their differences...I haven't had any problems lately!

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  7. Love your pictures...so pretty as a collage! Great job on the stitching.

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  8. Hi Theresa,

    Wonderful photos and I love how you did the collage! Even though the frogs bit you twice the stitching is still looking lovely!

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  9. Great photos, Theresa :) I love seeing them! Your dog is so cute :)

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  10. Oh girl!! Wish I'd been there with you guys!! Beautiful pics!! and beautiful doggy!!
    Pretty wip and almost a finish!! Good job even with the frogs visiting!

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  11. Hi Theresa, your photos are fabulous. Looks like a wonderful place to visit. Love the picture of the Greyhound. They are such great dogs.

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  12. Great photos!
    No wonder you seem too quiet these days; I will have a vacation soon!Please have a look : http://blog.xuite.net/dollypu/888/19606644
    This sampler is cute, but I wish I have used a better linen.
    BTW, yours looks great, I can't wait to see how you finish it~

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  13. Thank you for visitin me! Your blog is very nice, I will follow you too...
    Edit from Hungary

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Theresa

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