Monthly Archives: September 2013

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. We’ve come down with a virus, me and the boys. … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

After finishing the epic sweater, it was time for some quick knits that don’t take forever and a day to finish. And yes, I’ve been thinking about presents – so I got started. I have a nice mix of fine … Continue reading

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Handmade Gift Ideas

So, the other day I saw the first Christmas chocolates in the shops.. Sorry to mention the C-word! I have my rules about decorations and music (we start on the first Advent Sunday, or December 1st, whichever is first), and … Continue reading

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His sweater

The saga has finally come to an end. I cast on for this jumper a mere 17 months ago, when it looked like we might move into a tiny ancient cottage and worried about freezing winters. In the end we … Continue reading

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Weekending

This weekend began Friday, with the two biggest boys packing a lunch bag and off they went on a mens’ outing. I took the baby to make some new baby friends and he was in absolute awe when he witnessed … 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. A happy weekend to all of you..

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Hello, autumn

The leaves aren’t changing colours yet, but it feels like autumn really has arrived. We’ve had to switch on the lights for breakfast and dinner, we turned the heating on twice. So on a rainy day Kaya and I went … Continue reading

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