News, weekly blog posting from Della's Rug Hooking.

Is There Such a Thing as TOO MUCH FUN?

It sure has been busy here in the studio as well as outside the studio.  The above my son gave me, he's so cute and welcomes all visitors to my studio.

On Friday I had a few visitors, forgot to take Rennie and Michael's photos.  Catherine and Valerie have been traveling from Maine around Nova Scotia, hitting up all of the Rug Hooking Supply stores.  They were a delight and Catherine had brought along her emotional support chicken.

Ron and Caroline visited...


Sunny Days, Fathers Day


The above photo was taken the other day showing a reflection of the sky in the top of my glass top table.  I thought it was such a pretty photo.

Has it ever not been nice on Father’s Day?  I know I am so fortunate to still have my dad. He is always so helpful and ready to lend a helping hand if he can. Celebrate your dad whether he is here or not.

I have finished punching my mini punch pattern by Sew Cherished. Now to think of what...


Leaping Lizards, Did You See That?

In my neck of the woods, Northern Nova Scotia, I had never heard of or seen a flying squirrel.  Apparently they exist.  The above I am not sure if he was 'actually' flying, but he sure could leap in the air!  I went to take a photo of him peaking around my red post of my deck and little did I know at the time, I caught him in mid flight.  I couldn't have planned this if I tried!  Squirrels can cause a lot of destruction so he's GOT TO GO! ...


Balancing Life’s Curve Balls



How do you handle ‘curve balls’ that come your way? I believe life is ‘full’ of changes, things are not meant to stay the same. I have said, ‘we all have shit, just different shit’. How we handle the ‘stuff’ is the key. My partner Charlie, last fall had bought a property near the Buctouche River. We love it there and are looking forward to spending lots of ‘summer time’ there, we call it the cottage. Charlie bought a ride on mower to deal with the grass at...


Is It Still SPRING?


We have been spoiled with the beautiful weather and warm temperatures. We hope it continues. The above photo is of a plant here at the cottage that the previous owners left us. It has been continually flowering the past few months, it is gorgeous. Any ideas what it is called?
I haven’t hooked on anything in the last week. So much outside work...