Monthly Archives: April 2014

Not just for April Weather

As you may know, I love seasonal corners, nature tables, all of it! That’s where my gnomes originated, although I am sure they now live in all sorts of places, other people’s mantles and shelves… I just finished a big … Continue reading

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Starting the week

This Monday began way too early, if you ask me. I just don’t feel that sociable at half five. But alas, one of the little people did, and so we were up. Incidentally, I love being up early, I just … Continue reading

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This weekend was much needed after the week before. Saturday was spent out with friends, which was great. Except, the baby fell off a wobbly path into a garden bed, and came out looking a little worse for wear (he … Continue reading

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Retail Therapy

The Mr (my fashion advisor) took me shoe shopping today. In the hope that spring might arrive one day I was after something other than boots, which appeared¬†to be all I own. My faith was rewarded by lovely sunshine today, … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

I’ll admit it, I got these out so I didn’t have to photograph an empty window sill! Well, the yarn. Of course there happens to be a lot of yarn around, some of it on needles, but not much action. … Continue reading

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Follow the leader

After the baby’s midday nap he woke up less than well rested and happy. I had been feeling restless too, so because we could, we packed up our things and headed out. I know that fresh air is the only … Continue reading

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Our weekend went through to today, and finally ended with some sunshine. The Easter bunny very kindly hid his eggs inside yesterday; outside would have been too wet. I am quite sure that we have always done our egg hunt … Continue reading

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