Monthly Archives: January 2012

Little Photographer

Kaya found our “tiny, tiny camera” in our desk and set off documenting our life from his perspective today. Onehundredandeightysix shots. All the while commenting on his progress. “Im’m just taking a picture of… wait, don’t shut the fridge, I … Continue reading

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This weekend was Kaya at work shifting leaves in the garden in his trucks. When he came inside Saturday evening he said, “Oh dear, I have a hiccup. Too much hard work!” Finishing touches and frozen toes for the Shop … Continue reading

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Shop Update & A Giveaway

Slowly, slowly some new things are making their way into the shop – and if not there yet, into my head and little notebooks. Mama (my Mama, that is) is knitting up funky socks – I am told, there are … Continue reading

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This Moment

A Friday ritual inspired by¬†SouleMama. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment to pause, savour and remember. This week somehow felt long, but suddenly it’s Friday again. … Continue reading

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Inside and out

outside: reclaiming our neglected garden, braving the elements. Chalk works equally well on wet stones, we find. Briefly abandoned when the hail started falling this afternoon. inside: boosting our health with vitamin C. (That translate into more oranges than I … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

After reading and eating last week, back to reading and knitting with small things! I am still reading The Tiger’s Wife; but reading has slowed down somewhat now that I’ve got my knitting mojo back. Yay! After a little therapeutic … Continue reading

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  To Kaya, all “making” is either knitting or sewing. He knows, knitting is when you poke needles into a ball of wool, and sewing is when you sit at the machine that goes ‘zazazazaza’. And in the end you’ve … Continue reading

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