Monthly Archives: April 2015

Yarn Along

The (for my standards ) wild colour combinations in this shawl are actually starting to grow on me. Who knows. This is the Blooms’n Things knit along shawl, which is currently waiting for the last clue to be released. In the meantime, … Continue reading

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Weekending

This weekend the Mr was away so I had some solo time with the little ones. We did the shopping, made chocolate brownies and did the big boy’s homework, which was to go on a bug hunt (his kind of … 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. The last of the day’s sun, coming in through the … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

While I am waiting for the last clue of the Spring 2015 mystery knit-along clue to come out next week, I am knitting Blooms’n Things. I am not sure about the colours, but that may be because I don’t really do pink/purple/blue … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

This is the second of my Spring 2015 mystery knit-along shawls that I am currently working on. I am using leftovers from last year’s Follow Your Arrow shawls no. one and no. two, and from one of this year’s, as well … Continue reading

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In the Kitchen

Experiments in Wild Garlic Pesto: Whizz up equal quantities of wild garlic, nuts (I mostly used hazelnuts and walnuts, whatever I had in the cupboard) and parmesan with a few glugs of olive oil, et voila. There’s been bread baking, … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

I have so many projects going, stashed in various bags, I am running out of space to hide them (for some reason the Mr is not a fan of having yarn around in every corner of the house!?). And I’m even … Continue reading

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