It wasn’t summer when we went away about a month ago, we chose the week in May when the weather was cool and wet to go to the South West of England. Reasons were there were parts of West Dorset and East Devon we hadn’t seen, plus we wanted to meet with friends in Falmouth,… Continue reading Summertime


    In the latest issue of Slipknot, the very informative journal of the Knitting & Crochet Guild there was a call for very old knitting patterns for the Guild’s collection. At the Guild’s meeting last Thursday I handed over patterns that met the strict criteria, at home still had plenty that were slightly outside… Continue reading Patterns

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  I’ve told you about my DD’s Mothering Sunday gift, also had a gift from DS, a photo of newborn Alice but I haven’t told you about the rest of that weekend. There was a combination of Ian’s birthday on Saturday, the next day, Mothering Sunday, was Alice’s baptism.  Instead of buying Ian stuff, his… Continue reading Back story