Monthly Archives: December 2014

Seasons Greetings

There’s been a lot of stitching and baking, decorating and singing around here. We managed to get a last-minute tree but we’ll still have to see whether it fits into our living room (there wasn’t much choice left!). I finished the … 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 warm and peaceful 4th Advent weekend, all.

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Weekending

I hope you all had a good third Advent weekend! Can you believe it’s already more than halfway – I always feel the second half of Advent goes so much quicker than the first. We had wintery walks, putting up … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

After finishing the lovely Merino Bobble Hat, I immediately cast on the first of the boys’ chunky vests. I better knit slowly, they are the last thing on the Christmas list! Instead of reading (for lack of progress) I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Test Knitting

  I was recently contacted by a lady from Australia, asking if I would test the Australian Superfine Merino yarn by Cleckheaton. Why yes, I don’t mind if I do! The yarn arrived super quickly, packed up in a little … Continue reading

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Weekending

This weekend, we lit the second candle. A happy 2nd Advent weekend to you! St Nicholas came on Saturday and filled the boys’ boots with nuts and clementines, a little chocolate and a new woolly hat. A lady in town asked, … 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 second Advent weekend, all.

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