KAS Sisters, here we are, living a global nightmare, with almost every country in the world affected. We are all worried, many of us fall into the vulnerable senior group, and it seems the ‘new normal’ is to stay away from people, go out as little as possible, just hunker down and hope we and our loved ones don’t succumb to the virus.

Fortunately, our Forum is one of the safest places we can be.  We can reach out to our friends, chat, share our feelings about this pandemic and how it is temporarily changing our lives.  We can share ideas on how we are protecting ourselves as much as possible, how we are managing to keep from going nuts if quarantined, and maybe, just maybe, we can even find something to giggle about in the midst of this tragic event.  In other words, anything goes.

I hope we can fight this pandemic, armed only with knitting needles, crochet hooks, balls of yarn, our sense of compassion, and even our sense of humour.  I hope we can share our feelings in this safe place where no viruses can go (unless your computer has one).  It’s OK to express frustration or fears, and it’s OK to rejoice if you feel like it.  None of us have ever faced anything like this before – let’s get through it together, ’cause that’s what Kas Sisters do.

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It’s nice to see you back Nicole!

I think anyone driving by would appreciate the effort you put in to crochet the pretty rainbow and and make the sign :))

Nicole, it must be very nice and pleasant for other people to go past such a rainbow board. It ´s very optimistic.

I love your crochet message, Nicole! Now the world can see your message too. Thank you. This made me smile. This would make a fabulous centre for a blanket.

I can see that your are all flowerlovers as me so I´m sending another Mother Nature´s beauties to you.

Thank you for these gorgeous flowers, Karla.  I love them!!!  It is too early here for ours to put in an appearance.  Our trees are just beginning to bud up.  Once they start, though, it doesn't take them long to come into bloom. 

These are gorgeous. (Are they peonies?)  the colours are wonderful. 

Yes Arlene, it´s a kind of peonies. It forms a shrub /cca 1.5 m high/ and we call them "wooden" peonies /Paeonia suffruticosa/.

Thank you Karla, your garden must be a wonderful sight with all the beautiful flowers you have shared with us :))

I´m very glad you like it.

Glorious Nature display. Thanks Karla for these beauties. Love peonies. 

Helen Flagg (Texas) posted this photo of her and her KAS sisters.........

Thank you Helen, this will be a reminder of the strange times we are living in!

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