Monday, January 12, 2009

A Happy Dance

My DD2 is back from Mali, Africa, safe and sound, happy and full of impressions!

Her daddy and I got this cute little wooden elephant, 2,5" tall.
The background is one of her fancy African pants.
Cool fabric, don't you think ?
She has promised I can have it when it is worn out, if it ever gets worn out....
Then I can cut out the good pieces and make her something nice :-)

Another reason for a happy dance - I am feeling so much better, after being under the weather for weeks.
1 allergy pill and I am on the mend already.
I wonder why I have not thought about it before ??


  1. Glad to hear that you are feeling better......

    And that your daughter has returned to you safe and sound.

  2. Fint at du er bedre :o)
    Herlig kar du har på døra.

  3. Så flott, håper hun har hatt en fantastisk tur hun husker for resten av livet!!

  4. Pleased to hear you are feeling better,
    Happy Stitching, Cathy

  5. Du er ikke allergisk mot juletre, julestjerner, svibler eller noe lignende vel?
    Godt å høre at jenta er kommet vel hjem, det har mi også.

  6. I love the little elephant. The fabric on the pants is great. I hope you will be able to use it soon.... LOL! My hubby had gone to Africa several years ago and brought me back some wonderful fabric. Since then I have been collecting authentic African fabric to put a quilt together for him.

  7. cute elephant and fabric. Bet you are glad for your daughter to be back. I saw your Nearly Insane quilt from last year? and it is beautiful - I will make one maybe next year.

  8. Godt å ha henne hjemme igjen, men jeg regner med at Mali har satt spor. Vi var i Kenya for et par år siden og ble helt betatt hele familien. Vi mimrer stadig vekk! Ellers har jeg meldt meg på håndquiltekurset på Quiltegården,så da ses vi der etterhvert. mvh

  9. How great to have her back safe and sound, and how wonderful she had a great time! The elephant is gorgeous, and lucky you getting the fabric of those trousers once they are worn out ;o)

    Glad to hear you are feeling better! An allergy pill? ...sometimes the answer is simpler than you think...

    I sooo look forward to the weekend! It will be great to see you again, and I think we'll have heaps of fun :o)


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