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Thank you, Marta

The puzzle is finished!  But even when there were only four pieces left . . .

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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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Sudoku

The kids came over to play last weekend.  The conversations in the car are usually spirited with lots of interruptions.  The two in the back seat always have a lot of school news to tell me, and then deeper topics … 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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Charles Dickens Novels (and puzzle)

The puzzle continues, is almost finished.  I noticed that you can find it yourself at Citadel Puzzles in UK if you are tempted.  There has been a *fine* addition to the puzzle table in the last day . . .

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Puzzles are Contagious!

This one sent to me by faithful reader—finished while watching the Olympics tonight! (Click to enlarge)  

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The New Yorker Jigsaw Puzzle

Ah, I loved this puzzle!  And I was challenged by this puzzle. Here’s the box with the photo:

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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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