Listed are the posts for April 2011.

>And another one

>My youngest niece had her 11th birthday a couple of weeks ago. Her Mum had told me that E had been caught ‘borrowing’ make up in an attempt to look more grown up so I thought that she would appreciate a grown up make-up bag of her own: Fish make up bag for E The […]

>Another year older

>It was my birthday on Saturday and DH ensured that I was spoilt. It was a ‘significant’ birthday and we’d always planned to go abroad for it but due to a number of reasons including the fact that it was Easter Weekend we decided to stay at home. My main present was an upgrade to […]

>A rare sight

> Oscar relaxed after his morning walk. He’s the highest energised dog I’ve ever known, chasing the ball tires him out but not for long.

>Nearly finished for another year

> It’s still gloriously warm here and my tulips are nearly over. It’s more like mid summer than spring and we could really do with some rain to fill up the water butts. Published with Blogger-droid v1.6.8

>Looking handsome

>Frankie pretending to be black & white

More repeated projects

It seems that I’m unable to make something just once. After I’d finished the make-up bag for my friend DD came sidling up & asked if I’d make her one as “hand knitted socks have never been my thing”…. Red skulls make-up bagShe loves it and I’ve now got another skull project lined up for […]


> DH made some blueberry muffins…. Published with Blogger-droid v1.6.8

>It’s cold tonight

> so we’ve lit the fire possibly for the last time before the autumn. Oscar approves. Published with Blogger-droid v1.6.8

>A few days later…..

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>Spring at last

> We’ve got a mini heatwave going on which is lovely after such a harsh winter. Lots has been going on in our garden including a new greenhouse so I’m hoping for a good crop of tomatoes and want to make vast batches of pasata to bottle up for the winter. . Both knitting and […]