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Holiday Wares

When we were on holiday in Withorn I took a liking to the town’s antique shop. A friendly proprietor and good quality stock made a place that I couldn’t help but keep going back to. 113 more words

Married Life


Lately, I’ve been…

Knitting :: A tiny baby cardigan for H’s brother’s baby (nicknamed the blueberry). The pattern is Linnie (thanks for all of your input about patterns last week!) and the yarn is Viking Baby Ull in colourways 368 and 369. 215 more words


Dreams of the Good Life. The Life of Flora Thompson and the Creation of Lark Rise to Candleford, by Richard Mabey

I was brought up on Lark Rise to Candleford. Juniper Hill, the real-life hamlet on which Lark Rise is based, is about 15 miles from where I grew up, and in the same unassuming, un-picturesque intensely agricultural part of the Midlands. 1,093 more words

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