Super powers

Saturday 31st December 2011

I have the following super-powers (and later I will delight you with a list of powers I wish I had): I can empty the vacuum cleaner.  Yes, I alone have mastered this feat and I therefore...

A Christmas story: Elizabeth

Tuesday 20th December 2011

I have been rambling away here for just over a year.  I now know some of you in real life and that has been marvellous.  I know some of you ‘virtually’ from your comments and more...

Winter pictures

Sunday 18th December 2011

You know how I go on (and on) about how lovely it is to receive a hand-knit/made item as a gift?  You know I do.  Well, recently, a knitter whom I got to know through knitting and who I have now...

Leaf of the day: pine needle (technically, is that a leaf? discuss)

Thursday 15th December 2011

The annual pilgrimage to the garden centre to get the tree has taken place and the tree is up.  I think it is our best tree for ages.  I can only hope that the poor boy who was our tree-host on the...

Tweet, anyone?

Monday 12th December 2011

Do you tweet? I do.  I just started with Twitter so no-one at all is following me and I’m following Nigella Lawson and Stephen Fry, I am sure they’ll soon return the favour.  Oh, and...

Early Christmas gift – to you!

Thursday 1st December 2011

Here is a little free pattern, a 1st December present from me to you.  This is part of the ‘package’ of Christmas knits that we did here in November.  I have decided to do another...