These photos were taken this afternoon to show how the garden has changed since the previous photos were taken in early July when the judging for Richmond Borough in Bloom competition was taking place. Earlier photos were in my blog of July 3rd, titled ” ‘Twas on a Monday morning”. So great celebrations after Ian… Continue reading Gold.
Whilst I am most happy to stay indoors and read, knit, crochet or bake it is not fun when you are two years old, staying at the grandparents who have completely forgotten how to entertain you and your five year old sister. Desperate weather meant desperate solutions while the grown ups ate lunch, it does… Continue reading Rain, rain go away.
A while back I started practising granny squares eventually these morphed into a blanket/throw and was used when grandson Edward came to our home. He’s using it way back in February last year. i had a square over so started another blanket, rather than individual squares I made one giant square, using random double knitting… Continue reading Crochet blankets
It is pleasant after all the humidity to enjoy a slightly cooler day, even had a little rain, after Ian had been gardening, he just has to stow the mower and tools away after enhancing Pixieparents’ garden and sure it will rain. Too dark now to photograph the newly cut grass with its diagonal stripes,… Continue reading Summer Sunday
It may have been mentioned before, Ian and I are decluttering so this morning I put into order some 76 editions of Knit Now magazine, supplements and the some of the free gifts that accompany the magazine. These are all going to the Knitting & Crochet Guild archive in Holmfirth, we’re trying to work out… Continue reading More decluttering
Since last Friday we, along with much of our local postcode have had problems with our Internet supplier, it means that photos taken with my phone don’t want to appear on my iPad, just going from one page to another on Ravelry say will see the Wifi symbol vanishes, at other times the buffering symbol… Continue reading Update
It was about 6.15 that the flooring was finished although Ian wasn’t allowed to walk on it till then, apparently he used the time to water the garden. He has sent photographs so enjoy, I’m so looking forward to seeing it all when I go home. So what have I being doing in Dorset?… Continue reading Friday reflections