Category: life

The temperature is dropping and I just feel that the snow is on its way and maybe the worst winter ever that was prophesied will not mean heavy snow but the awful floods and incredible rain we have already had.The animals seem to know something is coming.

  He’ll sit in the barn, And keep himself warm, And hide his head under his wing, Poor thing! The North Wind doth blow, And we shall have snow, And what will the dormouse do then? Poor thing! Rolled up like a ball, In his nest snug and small, He’ll sleep till warm weather comes […]

Maybe it is a time in your life when you seem to be saying that long Goodbye so many times. Today another Goodbye as I learnt another old friend who lived a wonderful life had left us. I did feel sad but also glad I had known him for over a quarter of a century.Kendrick […]

I have been a bit quiet on the blogging world these last  few weeks as my mind has been full of Babies.My own 1st grandadughter and knitting for Babies. Well Abigail is here now 7lbs plus of beautiful baby and the last 2 items for my new book are done. The book Knitted Modern Classics […]

The mist has rolled in today and does nothing to lift my spirits at all.I am so longing for Spring and sunshine.To pass the time and brighten my mood I have been knitting up all the mini samples for the Fairisle and Gansey classes.Knitting a whole garment in miniature is something I have taught for […]

Emma and Kev arrived home for the holidays with the news her friend Kelly had given birth to Miss Molly,so as we all spent 3 days cocooned inside with foul weather what better excuse to play with my knitting needles and yarn and make some super cosy boots for the new babe and a wee […]