I'd like to share with you about a person who is an inspiration and role-model for me ...
For a few years now I have been receiving daily (usually) blog postings via email from a dear sweet friend, Jennifer Reynolds of Jenny of Elefantz. Jenny's daily thoughts and musings have been a source of comfort and happiness to me - something that I often sorely need. And her friendship over the years, even though we have not seen each other since the first time she and her beautiful family spent time with us over Christmas about 7 years ago, has been a precious 'presence' in my consciousness.
Despite initially having a truly very hard life, Jenny has never surrendered her integrity or
gentleness of spirit. Life is good for Jenny now, and she richly
is also a gifted and outstanding sewer, specialising in quilting and
embroidery - she has been published many, many times over the years in the Australian
crafting magazine, Patchwork and Stitching (as well as other magazines):
And she has a successful business selling her beautiful stitcheries, too: