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Back from Blighty and Giveaway News!!

Sunday, July 31st, 2011

Whew… I’m just back from a wonderful week in England. Even the weather managed to be perfect – which was just as well as Swiss husband had threatened me that if it rained all the time he wouldn’t be going back to England….ever!! We visited Wiltshire, which is a part of the country that was […]

Back soon

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

Back soon with something exciting! Helen

Swiss Olympic Check Out

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

This week I went here: or at least to the medical centre. I’d been given a voucher by a friend, which entitled me to quite a big discount on a Leistungsanalyse – that’s a performance evaluation, between you and me. As I’ve been doing marathon training for over a month now I thought I’d give […]

Nature’s Notebook – all done and dusted!

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Here is Nature’s Notebook – quilted, bound, washed and tumble dried – a delightfully snuggly quilt. This is the first purely blue and yellow quilt I’ve ever made – which is pretty surprising as this is one of my very favourite colour combinations. It must be the influence of my Swedish ancestors!! I think this […]

Sunday delight

Sunday, July 17th, 2011

Today is a lovely day. Don’t get me wrong, it’s tipping it down outside, and it’s me that’s having the lovely time. It started out with a 15km slow run in the woods, up and down the hills, with friends. It  rained steadily most of the way, but wasn’t cold and every so often it […]