Something else our mother taught us to appreciate when growing up was jigsaw puzzles. Great way to while away a few hours on a wet weekend or during the school holidays.
On Saturday, when we had our family get together, Barbara had a jigsaw (a boy and a horse) in progress and various members took turns at progressing with it.
By that evening we received a text message to say the puzzle was complete.
When I arrived at Barbara's on Monday there was another one underway of a fruit and vegetable shop so we persevered with that and finished it last night.
They were both 1,000 piece jigsaws and today we have begun another of an English cottage