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On Writing A Book

When I sat down to write the first words of my new book, I went blank.

As blank as blank can get.

The page looked at me with monstrous intentions. 137 more words


Come To The Fair

Hi everyone, sorry I haven’t posted for a while….

If you happen to be in Tavistock, Devon on Sunday, you are in for a crafty treat! 77 more words


Pink, Rose, Persimmon and White Baby Blanket

I just love how this one turned out! I reminds me so much of sherbet ice cream! I made it using four shades of Simply Soft yarn and a 4.5mm hook. 32 more words


Chevron Granny Stripe Baby Blanket

I made this blanket using a pattern I found in Rainbow Granny by Leonie Morgan. Using a 5mm hook and worsted weight acrylic yarn. I gave it as a gift to a future foster mother and without planning it matched the theme of the party to a tee. 19 more words


My Week of Hits and Misses

Without getting too philosophical, this week was all about hits and misses in my life.  There were a lot of ups and downs, and for some reason I’ve been more of a basket case than usual.   496 more words


Crochet is Weird!

Crochet is weird.

There I said it.

It really is weird though. Think about it. We stack little knots on top of each other to make something out of string. 78 more words


blankets and bikes

Turns out that waiting for plaster walls to dry out thoroughly is terribly boring. Can’t make progress in bathroom or bedroom until they’re good and ready, so I’ve been painting some wooden furniture in the meantime and am about to embark on the wooden window frames. 91 more words