A word (or three) for 2019

For the last few years I have been doing what most people seem to be doing, pick a word supposed...

New Embroidery Sampler!

There is a new Embroidery Sampler in the Hoop Club. It is colorful. It has 6 stitches for you to...

Month by month – August 2018

I am still trying to make sense of the fact that where we live in the US, August is the month the...

French Mango, the latest… May 2018

I have spent the last few weeks in a cave. Well, not really in a cave, bats scare the hell out of...

Embroidery and me

Sometime life throws a curve ball at you and often when you least expect it. And if you leave the door ajar for it to happen it materializes even quicker. A year ago exactly, I was in a place where I felt a little bit lost. Nothing seemed to make me happy. Nothing was...

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Anxious, excited, happy

I am a real stress ball today! So much is going on at the moment I can hardly breathe without this tightness in my chest. First, V is due an ophthalmologist appointment and I have come to dread them. I always feel so anxious and worried they might find something...

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Hello, I am Peggy!

Embroidery Artist, Blogger, Mum of two boys, French, in love with a Brit and living in Chicagoland.

Welcome to French Mango!

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