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Friday, October 28, 2011

A short post about nothing much....

Hello ...
How is the weather in your area?  We have had a very cold day and evening here in the Maritime provinces ... We have had such warm temps that this is a shock! smile..
Snow is in the forecast for Sunday.. I wish it wouldn't snow until Christmas Eve.. grin.. Really, that is not too far away, eh?
With that in mind I thought I would show you one idea that I have been working on.. I made a couple last Winter and enjoyed them..
They really do keep the coffee hot. 
I have several on my gift list who would like these...
I thought I could include a coffee gift card and perhaps some chocolate or such...
What do you think? 
I felted my sweaters today and did one bag.. I did not do a good enough job to show you but I will use it for my crochet bag..
Hopefully, the next ones will turn out better.. grin..
Here is the link for making them..


I also came across this idea in one of my files ...
I wanted to change the wall over the bed in one of the spare rooms..
I loved this..


Two simple shelves with photos..
I think this is from Country Living ...
I am still waiting on my dearest to put the medicine cabinet up in the bathroom.. Patience is a virtue.. Right? ... Smile...

Have a great weekend dear ladies..
What are you all doing this weekend?
Blessings..


11 comments:

  1. Lovely photos. yup being raised in the country is great thats where I was riased in the country on a hobby farm I think we take the country every where we go it's in our blood. Have a wonderful eveing.

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  2. Ahhh...Canadians and their Tim Horton's coffee! :o) What a great gift idea, Faye. I think coffee or tea drinker would love this gift.

    Stay warm this weekend. It's colder here in southern Ontario but no snow...yet.

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  3. Great little warmer! I like the picture frames over the bed, I know yours will turn out well.

    We will be at home, still raining here, foggy, chilly, so we'll be tucked in here together. Hope you have a wonderful weekend.

    I mixed up some granola: rolled oats, a tiny bit of cocoanut, some walnuts, some sunflower seeds, and a jar of home canned sugarless applesauce. Put it on a cookie sheet, 325 degrees, about 30 min., stirring every few minutes. Came out chewy, but good. I'll use it to sprinkle in my yogurt.

    Time for sleep now, blessings!

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  4. What a wonderful gift idea! That is so clever. Have a wonderful weekend, Faye. We are supposed to get up to 15" of snow today. Crazy weather for October!

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  5. O Dear, I looked at your post at a bad time... you see we are all out of water so I couldn't make my morning coffee... excuse me for a minute while I drool... I can't use our tap water in my machine because coffee comes out tasting like a swimming pool. I'll just have to dream about drinking it today- LOL
    I especially like the little button on the side of your cozy- CUTE!

    On another note--- Please Remember to bring that baby bottle tomorrow... Thanks Faye Henry.

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  6. That coffee warmer is so cute! Off to learn how to felt.

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  7. You are always so busy doing something creative. You inspire me.
    Have a beautiful weekend.
    We're off to spend time together as a family .

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  8. Well I'm glad we're not forecast any snow - just more rain! Smile! I know you like those stormy kinds of evenings but I could use a little sunshine.
    I too know a little more about patience and hanging cabinets...
    Keep cozy
    Christine

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  9. I love the cup warmer. So cute. I also checked out the sweater bag, very nice. I have 2 shelves on the wall behind our bed-just like in the picture. I keep family pictures there. Enjoy your day and God bless.

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  10. I love you Faye Henry! Thank you for the coffee... You're sweet! I know it was you (...your picture was on sitting on my messy cupboard when I walked in just now)... I just wish I had been home...

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  11. The coffee cozy would make such a cute gift, and I love the pictures hanging above the bed. It has turned cold here today too. We even saw snow this morning-yikes! Just three days ago it was nice and warm, and we were working outdoors.

    I hope you are enjoying your Saturday.

    Vicki

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