Monday, April 20, 2009

Rebecca's Bouncing Betty

This is such a cute little block!  But do you know where the name comes from?


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The term Bouncing Betty originally gained widespread use as the Allied soldier's nickname for the S-mine, an especially lethal, German, World War 2, Bounding mine."


Living on the Spit said...

Very Lively block to add to the patriotic series!! Great information as well.

hetty said...

Nice block! Thanks for the name info! I love finding out where names originate.

Vicki said...

I like the blue fabric that looks like it has Queen Anne Lace on it in the blue triangles.