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Archive for October, 2010


Saturday, October 30th, 2010

Not always running off to check the internet is a bit like being on a diet – and it’s just as difficult to be self-disciplined! I can’t say that I’ve totally managed to keep to my goal of only checking emails four times a day, but I haven’t been far off. And it seems to […]

I want an hour or two more in my day.

Friday, October 29th, 2010

I don’t know how you feel, but I really could do with an extra couple of hours every day. This goes hand in hand with the proviso that they should be ‘nice quality creative hours’, not ‘cleaning the bathroom’ or ‘dealing with fractious teenagers hours’. I could achieve so much if I just had two […]

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

There is an inverse correlation around here between sock progress and house cleaning. You know what that means – delightful,  cosy,  new sock and a house where I really need to keep my eyes closed at the moment. I will get there, I really will, but there are so many things that are so much […]

Home body

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

Don’t get me wrong. I had a great vacation. I loved spending time with people who are dear to me. I loved all the new sights and all the fresh ideas I brought home with me. But I love being at home. As I get older I think it hits me more. I just love […]

A little bit of wild and crazy

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

Isn’t this just the most gorgeous sight? This is Lake Louise in the Banff National Park, Canada on a bad day. We were dodging snow flurries and the sun was not to be seen. Obviously this isn’t the lake in its full glory, but I love the way I by some miracle managed to catch […]