Category Archives: Life

Hello, September

I know, we are already halfway through (really?!), but today felt like autumn. The week started grey and blustery, with puddles and the first fallen leaves on the ground. I’m actually wearing long trousers and socks and wellie boots. And … Continue reading

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Thinking about knitting

I was going to use this picture, for this week’s Yarn Along, but now it’s already Friday! I’ve been doing quite a bit of thinking about knitting. I am all set up for joining this Mystery Knit-Along that started last … Continue reading

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We had a busy weekend, with an old friend staying over, two birthday celebrations to attend and lots of talking and catching up. Trying to get Monday off to a good start, there were bills to pay, phone calls to … Continue reading

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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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I’m back

  The weekend before last we went away for a little two day escape. It was lovely and freezing, and just what we needed – and it seems I extended the break, at least in terms of online presence, to the … Continue reading

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    This weekend was quiet, with a poorly littlest one, sunshine and a Sunday date with my big boy. Still, Sunday evening came around so quickly. I started to bind off my shawl and ran out of yarn twice, … Continue reading

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State of Affairs

I’ve been away on family matters, spending days in Germany. I’ve also been away on my own matters, beginning the year with good intentions and the need for some changes. The laptop remains switched off during the day, and in … Continue reading

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