I don’t go on trains that often, if I need to go anywhere I usually tend to drive, but I found myself on a 4 hour train journey yesterday. I had shared a lift down to Exeter from Lincoln to speak at a conference and needed to come back a day before everyone else due… Continue reading Train journeys
What makes you happy? I don’t mean money or success, friends or family, I mean what do you do, just for you, that makes you smile from the inside out? I have always made things, whether that’s baking or cooking, making cards, jewellery, knitting or crocheting I flit between them all but I have found… Continue reading It’s the little things
What a difference a week makes, last Sunday it was in the high 20’s, the sun was out and everyone was bar-b-queing, today, it is raining and much much cooler, that doesn’t stop me working though. I am determined not to put the heating on though, I have just wrapped up and when I start… Continue reading Happy Easter
I hope you all have some nice plans this bank holiday weekend, I’m at work as usual Friday and Saturday night but I am out for lunch on Easter Sunday, with Easter Egg for pudding of course! and I have a day off on Monday, although I have so much work to do that I… Continue reading Bank holiday weekend
I have been a little quieter on here than I would have like to have been but I haven’t been lazing around, it has been full on recently with work, uni and Mabel & Rose. All of the skeins I have been dyeing recently have been caked and added to my shop I am loving… Continue reading Yarn cakes
The downside of warm weather and sunshine when you work nights is that everyone gets out into their garden and starts cutting their lawn early! I was woken from my sleep after just 4 hours with my neighbours cutting their lawn, although I would have much preferred to have had more sleep, I have not… Continue reading Sunshine + yarn + dye = Happiness!
It has been a gorgeous day again here, lots of sun and the tulips are starting to show themselves in my garden. The colours are beautiful, I love having tulips in the house but I never cut my own because I like seeing then in the garden too much! I have a play around with… Continue reading Happy Wednesday