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Learning to knit, again

Don’t you just hate it when you learn how to do something, then put off doing it for a few years, only to find out you’ve forgotten how it’s done? 170 more words


If We Were Having Coffee – Nov.23/2014 Guest Post

A Personal Rant and Missing Trees.

Welcome to Willow’s weekly coffee and tea garden. My name is Paul and I’m happy to be here once again inside Willow’s home where it is nice and toasty, tending to your needs for a cuppa, and sweets. 1,147 more words

Hypnotherapy and Dissociation

I see myself, standing in the forest of Princess Mononoke. I’m robed, head down, hands outstretched, holding a wide, shallow basin which holds dark red blood. 665 more words

Mental Health

In need of knitting and sewing therapy - so thankful for this morning

What a shattering week it has been.  A week of disappointments and frustrations.  I am over tired, have been over-wrought and thank goodness the week is almost over itself!   316 more words

New knitting needles - 16th October 2014

One of my 6mm knitting needles was snapped so I had to hunt out a new one. I really love the pony coloured needles that I won in the World Cup knitting challenge so I went in search of some 6mm. 19 more words

365 Challenge

Knitting Adventure!

So a couple weeks ago, I started knitting a blanket. Sadly, I had to start over like a million times because I had regular needles, not the circular ones (very important when knitting blankets). 143 more words


Scarf of the Day: No. 20

Today’s scarf is not a scarf but a cowl.

I made this one a couple of years ago. I found a pattern online to knit it in the round so I decided to use this pretty purple yarn I had. 39 more words