Janet's thread

A weblog, mostly about knitting but other topics appear

What I Accomplished Last Week October 22, 2017

Filed under: Jigsaw Puzzles,Steam Trains — Janet @ 8:02 pm

IMG_4560  750 piece jigsaw puzzle – finished     the cat repeatedly sprawled out on the pieces as I tried to work on this puzzle so there was a fair bit of scattering and picking up from the floor – it’s a wonder that only one piece was missing in the end.


Calico Cat Appreciation Society

Filed under: Calico Cats,Cats,Katerina — Janet @ 7:36 pm

IMG_4562  Katerina has found a new box – it’s too small for her but she likes things cozy

IMG_4563  Bliss for a cat



Saint Augustine’s Church Cambridgeshire England


The following is an inscription found in the graveyard of this church

“Say, knyght, dawter to Lawrence Cheyne, esqwyr, of Cambridge shyre.  A woman of nobyl blode, and most nobyl in grace and mannors.  She dyed xxv Septemb.  M.ccc.lxxiii, and was enterryed in this parysh church, abyding the body of her said husband; whos sowls God bring to everlastyng lyff.”

For Elizabeth Cheney Say, 1424-1473   my 15th Great Grandmother