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
No, not the gas man, but Joseph the guy who is going to lay parquet flooring in our dining room and restore the original flooring in the hall. Although here by 7.45 am, he’s just started, had to go and purchase last bits and pieces, bring in all the tools, we had to establish whether… Continue reading ‘Twas on a Monday morning ….
Recently I was struck by how it how the last few weeks have been one of laughter, much socialising and considering different approaches. These happenings have been triggered by blogging, well reading and responding to blogs and to one in particular, Zoe’s http://razorbladeoflife.co.uk , or search for Razor-blade of life, not only is there a fascinating… Continue reading Musing