So, here we are at spring! The blossom is in full flow, and the blue skies are an encouraging promise of better days to come. That's ignoring the Brexit issue, but leaping straight into the mess that is the Brexit Blanket And what a mess, too! What began as a straightforward process has become a… Continue reading Spring!
It's a joy to look out of the window and see the lightest of rain fall! Mid May was the last time it fell here, and the gardens are parched. We had a heavyish fall overnight, so there is no watering can duty today. Today should have been the last cricket match of the season… Continue reading Too hot? Yes! Still too hot!
Are you revelling in temperatures in the late 20 to early 30s degrees C? (That's 85+ to those of you that still use Fahrenheit, by the way.) I'll be honest. It's too hot for me and I'm suffering. A word of warning .. there is crochet below but also some medical stuff, so go away… Continue reading Too HOT to crochet!
Well, it's moved along a little, but I won't be wearing it this weekend! I began it during the 'flu, and didn't pick it up again until Sunday evening. Wow! Now that I'm further on I can tell you that I love this yarn! Northern Lights by James C Brett has a small proportion of… Continue reading Slow progress
Don't come close. I have a lurgy and it's horrible. I went shopping last Saturday and was fine, had a lovely walk on Sunday, still fine. Felt a bit 'off' on Monday but nothing specific, as it were. Then Tuesday happened, and with it all the symptoms of a sinus infection. These have been part… Continue reading Stay away!
Have you missed me? I've been here, but.... .... my phone was full and I couldn't move any of the photos to the computer! I managed a few photos on Instagram, but none of the other apps would work! So frustrating, but let's face it, hardly a real calamity! It's suprising how much I rely… Continue reading Oh! Calamity!
My first blanket of the Stashbuster series is almost finished. I just have a little more tidying up to do and that will be that. I'm going to call it the Betsy Blanket because it reminds me of someone! Here are a few glimpses, but another post will come soon with further details. I'm really… Continue reading Almost there …