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The Hobbit Jigsaw Puzzle

Nothing to do this weekend?  Well, unless you already have this puzzle, you’ll have to order it on ebay—and then do it NEXT weekend.  It’s an old one . . .

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Dear Marta, (p.s)

Hello again, Marta!  I have only about 100 pieces to go on the mermaid puzzle!  Every hour or so I find a piece that fits!

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Dear Marta,

Dear Marta,   I have two wonderful new jigsaw puzzles that I received for Christmas . . .

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Christmas Puzzles . . .

        First we do the old standby– the puzzle that is the shape of a Christmas tree . . .       Now another is finished . . .               … Continue reading

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The Dickens jigsaw puzzle

One thousand pieces in the Charles Dickens and His Novels jigsaw puzzle.  What a delight!  Illustrated by Tony Hunt RI, his whimsical caricatures, in the spirit of original Dickens illustrators, keep you company the whole time–and I do mean the … Continue reading

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Jigsaw Puzzle still going . . .

Every now and then, say once every 30 minutes, I call out to O’Half—-“got a piece!”   This is the puzzle that’s going downstairs . . . the snow day allowed some progress!

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National Jigsaw Puzzle Day! Jan 29

Yes, it’s National Jigsaw Puzzle Day!  I hope you have the day off as I do . . . I have a pretty interesting puzzle going—one from the Dickens Museum House in London.  It shows little scenes from all his … Continue reading

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A January Day

Yes, another snow storm—this one light and fluffy and beautiful . . . and I’m spending the day the way I often do–sewing:

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Winter Skating Jigsaw Puzzle

Remember the Olde Skating Pond puzzle by White Mountain puzzles?  Well, I’m getting there . . . so nice to have during these cold weeks of January.   And doing the best I can.  Full of subtle colors all right.  Might … Continue reading

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Out with the Old, In with the New—-jigsaw puzzle, that is

The Dickens Village 1000 piece Springbok puzzle is done! It was fun—included snowy London streets—and maybe you can detect the Old Curiosity Shop in the foreground, house of Ebenezer Scrooge, lots of taverns and street peddlers.  It’s true that there were … Continue reading

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