Life has been fairly quite quiet at Pixie Towers after the excitement of Ian being awarded Gold for the front garden, the presentation is next month, he was interviewed by phone by the local paper, our emailed photos weren’t used, also the paper misspelt the road name. The online edition quoted him, just a name… Continue reading August.


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.

Crochet blankets

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