Tuesday, 20 October, 2020

Month: June 2018


A Drop Too Far from the Bridge

John has recently painted up a load of PSC 15mm British paras and wanted to get them on the table. As I own the ‘Market Garden’ scenario book for Command Decision, I managed to find something suitable fairly easily, the Read more…


Patchwork n Play: Anna's Visit- Part II

In the evening Anna spoke for over 90 minutes  about her creative journey and the quilts that were part of it! A colour study quilt, one of her early ones! It was great to see the Feather quilt! She remade it Read more…


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The Games We Play: BF Brummbar

For some unaccountable reason I decided I needed a 15mm Brummbar (Grizzly Bear), so I picked up a Battlefront one some time ago. This is an old resin model rather than one of the newer plastic ones. It went together Read more…


Giving it one last try!

Before I make my move to WordPress final, I am giving Blogger one last try! (Helen’s Dresden is all basted and being hand quilted. The straight lines are the machine basted stitches) I have tried numerous ‘fixes’ to the comments/email  problem…. Read more…


Patchwork n Play: No grand illusions!

No, I have no grand illusions about my machine  quilting abilities… So it was straight line all the way with my latest  finish. I made it a little bit special with simple hand quilting. I’m calling this “Lions and Bears”! Read more…


The Games We Play: The Battle of Valls

John has recently acquired a new wargames book with a load of Peninsular scenarios covering battles I’d never even heard of, mainly as they featured the Spanish army (very unlike my copy of Pagets ‘Wellington in the Peninsular!’). John duly Read more…


I woke up this morning thinking about honesty and integrity with ourselves and with others. My hope with the Time to Play Foundation is to provide people with awareness to help them make better choices to positively impact their lives Read more…


Doreen Guma

Our Need for Purpose and Belonging I have been reading “Man’s Search for Meaning” by Dr. Viktor Frankl. Though I am only half way through, I believe this book is truly a must read for every human on this planet. Read more…