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Back on track

Friday, October 30th, 2015

Gosh I’ve been away from here for ages – two months – I hadn’t realised it had been so long. Life has been busy – when isn’t it? Nothing drastic or particularly new, same old same old, teenagers, elderly mother, work, trying and failing to get fitter, do more sport, achieve elusive balance in my […]

August – anything but boring

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

Hey there… I’m still here… or I’m back again at least… Bet you thought I’d emigrated to the moon. It’s been a crazy month …or two. Too crazy. Time to make radical changes crazy. I’ve come to the conclusion that I can’t do everything and I’m not 21 anymore. My goals of cutting down, simplifying […]

Comfort knitting

Sunday, July 20th, 2014

  I know it’s completely bonkers – it’s over 30 degrees outside – but when I’m feeling stressed, I knit. Socks, usually socks..this time my regular plain vanilla (which I could knit in my sleep), using Opel Hundertwasser sock wool, which is really fun and self stripes and patterns. I’m really pleased with how these […]

And the winner is….

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Sorry for the delay in getting back to you peeps (more about that later!), but I’m very happy to announce that the winner of the book was selected according to a highly scientific method (little scraps of paper in my son’s hand…and I closed my eyes to draw one out)… and the winner is….. drumroll…. […]

My Summer Petals

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Leaf by tiny leaf I am getting there – 121 squares to date. Pattern by Brioni Greenberg in her wonderful book: 25 Ways to Sew Jelly Rolls, Layer Cakes and Charm Packs. I had really thought that the scraps basket would be looking much emptier by now, but I think the fairies must be filling […]