A Pieceful Life

A Pieceful Life


I'm so glad that you stopped by, and hope that you enjoy your visit. Here you will find pieces of my life - quilting, cross-stitch, family, travel, friends.
My name is Peg - I am a 60ish wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, cousin, friend - and if we're not already related or friends, hope to become your friend too.
We live in the eastern end of the beautiful Fraser Valley, about 1.5 hours east of Vancouver, BC. Empty nesters, we have one son living just a few minutes away, our other son and daughter live in Alberta.
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Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Mail Call

I finally stopped at the mailbox on the way home yesterday, to find a parcel notice there.  This wasn’t unexpected, but still exciting, because I wasn’t completely sure what I was getting.
A few weeks ago, I entered a giveaway draw hosted by Jill.  She started with celebrating her 1000th post, with giveaways for US and International followers, and followed with a series of mini giveaways celebrating all kinds of events and milestones for several days.  I entered a few of them – not sure for which one my name was drawn, but my winnings arrived yesterday:
This bag and book were in the package – as you can see Tobin likes fabric almost as much as I do!
The bag opens up completely – fun fabrics!
And the ends can be closed with drawstring ties.  This will come in handy for sure, if I can get it away from Tobin.
Here’s a close-up of the book – A Single Thread by Marie Bostwick.  This was actually one of my favorite library reads this past year, so happy to own my own copy, so I can share with friends.
Thanks, Jill, for the chance to share in your celebrations!
Blessings, Peg


  1. It's exciting to get a prize in the mail. Yours looks very nice. I don't know if you're going to get to use that bag!

  2. I'm so glad that you got it!! Did your kitty smell the pups on it? The pups love to get boxes from others because there are usually animal smells on everything! lol

  3. Congrats on your win! These give-aways sound fun.