We have new milk bags for you!

Hi Everyone, Good news, 9 skids of milk bags have been delivered to the Canadian Food for Children warehouse. I guess you could call it Black Friday sales, but everything is free. If you want to go even as early as tomorrow, go and get what you need. There is a sign on them that […]

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November is here!

Hi Everyone, Hope you are all well as we are now getting into the cooler fall weather. Also hope you are busy and happy as you participate in weaving milk bag mats. Our number of mats for the year so far has jumped up to 5393 and this is wonderful. Remember in my October newsletter […]

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The Busy season has started!

Hi Everyone, Welcome to fall, my favourite season with fresh air and a fresh start to another mat making year. My garage has been like a swinging door with friends from the past and new ones for me to meet as they come and go with their precious treasures of milk bags and mats. Mats […]

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Summer is almost over

Hi Everyone, Hope you are all well, it has been a hot summer with lots of humidity and I’m looking forward to cooler nights as September comes upon us. The milk bag project never stopped during the summer, and I’m excited to tell you we have sent 4511 mats since January of this year. I […]

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Update Summer 2018

Hi Everyone, I hope your summer is going well and you are enjoying time with family and friends. All is going well with the milk bag project and it never seems to stop for the summer, but different people and groups start all the time and the weaving continues. Our total mats made so far […]

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Clean, unused milk bags are coming!

Hi Everyone,  The milk bags are being delivered to the Canadian Food For Children warehouse at 1258 Lakeshore Rd. E. in Mississauga on Tuesday, July 17th. Ten skids equals 350 boxes. I will be at the warehouse on Tuesday and Wednesday to get boxes of bags. My van only holds 20 boxes, so even with a […]

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Need bags to make mats?

  Hi Everyone, I hope you are all well and have had a good spring. Things are going well with the milk bag project, but I haven’t written due to not having bags to give you for your future mat weaving. I am receiving a few boxes of bags next week and will share if […]

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April news from Angela

Hi Everyone, Hope you are all well and are looking forward to warmer days in April.  I wanted to send you a note to let you know how things are going with regards to the milk bag project. Since January, we have sent over 1400 mats to Canadian Food for Children. I am so amazed at […]

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A most inspiring story

I have just recently received this message from Beh Van Aast , I just have to share it with everyone: ” We call ourselves The Bag Ladies and we are located in Owen Sound , Ontario. We mostly crochet the mats but we do have  a few that prefer to weave them.  We also have one […]

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