Monthly Archives: March 2013

It’s Easter!

And so, the dreaded end of term Easter bonnet competition is over. I do not have a gift for bonnet making. Mostly now I have given up, and my poor children have to manage by themselves. Mr 5, bless his … Continue reading

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Hip Hip Hooray!

For the second time, Finished! And this time, it fits. I did discover another UFO lurking in the cupboard. It wasn’t on my list at the start of the year as I had completely forgotten about it. It was finished … Continue reading

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Expanding Culinary Horizons

I cooked something new today. I’m sure you’ll never be able to guess what it was. It was … … are you listening? A … …Fried Egg! Unbelievably, I got this far in my life without ever making a fried … Continue reading

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A Shameless Plug for my Mother in Law

My mother in law has a new hobby. She has always done various crafts, but has recently discovered the joys of felting. Together with my sister in law, she has been creating a range of gorgeous felted hearts. Now she … Continue reading

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Peregrine Jumper

I made another jumper. This is the one which was on my UFO list even though I hadn’t started it because it is for a growing child. It was Peregrine, which was a pattern published in a booklet Rowan gave … Continue reading

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Slow Days

We have all had colds this week. Coughs and snuffles and shivers. Not enough to cause any real problems, but enough to feel like we just want to curl up on the sofa and sleep. The weather being cold and … Continue reading

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Some Randomness

Mr 5 has finally spent his Christmas money: on a Playmobil Castle. He loves it. He wrote me a lovely note, which reads: “Too muee tnk yoo fr mkng mI crsl” I am catching up with cooking new things. In the … Continue reading

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