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The Napping House: A Review

The Napping House, Audrey Wood & Don Wood, 1984

My views on napping are well documented, however for a house where “everyone is sleeping” there sure seems to be a lot of activity. 149 more words

Children's Books

Who has the songs to sing to me when I am blue?

Who has the tenderness of a mother?
Who has the wisdom of a schoolteacher?
Who has the tricks of the magician?
Who has the ability to see the world through a child’s eye? 465 more words


AI Is no Chook Raffle.

Story by Sandshoe.

AI is no chook raffle.

“Won’t get off the ground.”

Sandy and Gordon were gettin’ another earful. Gordon got cocky. Instead of keepin’ 395 more words


Persian Tiles 2


It is fun to make the Persian Tiles in the way I do. Each Tile is different from the other tiles. And each has it own emanation. 165 more words


Spirit of Life Cal 3 update

Finished the little square patches of Part 3 of the Spirit of Life Cal. The middle circle is the trickiest part and cost some time to make, the rest is very easy straightforward crochet. 222 more words



This is Gran, or Granny, but most knew her as Mary, I think she’s the reason I love old things so much. Isn’t she the most beautiful woman in the world? 399 more words


Unfettered Shrug

This post is about crochet and stars. The stars or hexagon grannies are put together to form the unfettered shrug. (I still don’t know exactly what the meaning of the pattern title is in dutch). 262 more words