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#38 2016 SAL 

Ok, own up… Who put this in my shopping bag?? Frosted Pumpkin 2016 SAL

That makes two SALs (stitch alongs)I’m completing in 2016… I just couldn’t help myself. 37 more words

Cross Stitch

Palmeira at night

Dogs everywhere. One of the first impression that strikes you getting ashore at Palmeira is the large number of dogs. Literally every street corner has a couple of dogs. 367 more words

Sailing Notes

Running on Sal, Cape Verde

Did a “Tripadvisor” review of the hotel where we stayed and the island recently which had a bit on running from the hotel. Thought it might be worth cutting and pasting the ‘running’ section into my WordPress blog and tagging names in case anyone else is looking for advice before leaving on a holiday there. 824 more words


Finished Hogwarts cross stitch SAL

I’ve finished my project! All in all it took me about four and a half months, it’s only my second ever cross stitch project and I’m rather proud of it! 190 more words


SAL update Sunday 15th November..........

I’ve been working on lots of projects the last few weeks, all nearing completion soon hopefully, I have managed to do a little more on my SAL seasons project, currently working on “Summer Breeze” I have finished the sea and completed to boat in the sea and now I am onto the cloud and will starting the lettering soon, Summer should be finished by Christmas! 102 more words


Southwest Beauties - 4

Cactus # 4, with a few alterations in the backstitching in places where it wasn’t crucial.

You’ll find the links to the other SAL participants in the left sidebar. 30 more words



I am writing again about the TV series Homeland because I continue to be intrigued by it.  The Homeland plot is so advanced, I’m happy to say, I am not always sure what will happen next. 356 more words