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Listed are the posts for May 2008.

>Wonderful gifts

>Last week I mentioned that I’d taken delivery of a couple of parcels & now it’s time to reveal all. I’d ordered a Goknits sock bag from Socktopus & it’s already proven to be really useful: GoKnits Pouch Inside is my latest project with a few notions. The bag is splash proof (always useful when […]


>In the Pink!

>Finally my Opal Rainforest Flamingo DK socks are finished: Twin Rib socks in Opal Rainforest Flamingo DK Pattern: Twin Rib by Charlene Schurch from Sensational Knitted Socks Time: February 14th 2008 to May 22nd 2008Yarn: Opal Rainforest Flamingo DKNeedles: 2 x 2.75mm Knit Picks 60cm circularsStitches per inch: 8Method & Modifications: – Knitted two at […]


>Where did my puppy go?

>The dogs came home from kennels looking shaggy & smelling rather unpleasant. As they live in the house with us I do like to keep them looking tidy & smelling nice but it’s not as easy as it used to be when I had my dog grooming salon in the garage of our old house. […]


>Back in the land of the living

>Thanks to everyone who left a comment or emailed me after my last post. I’m back at work now & the dogs returned home yesterday after 11 days in kennels. Both have lost a lot of muscle & Oscar looks like a shaggy mutt but I’ll get them back up to scratch soon. I’m gutted […]


>Coming through to the other side……

>I’ve been ill. Very ill. Not sick enough to be admitted to hospital but enough that I’ve lost a week of my life. S&D really hurts when your tummy has been empty for 4 days. I’ve lost 9lbs in weight in 7 days. So now I am really trying to eat to get strong but […]