Category: Little one

Feed the Shark!

It was Felix’s fourth birthday on Thursday, and subsequently we had a party for her, her friends and school friends. At her request, we had an Octonauts themed party – pin the eyepatch on Kwazii, Octonaut skittles, paper plate whales,

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Pusheen the cat scarf and pattern!

Just back from a week long family holiday in Wales, there were steam engines, beaches, swimming, fishing, arts and crafts, shows, feeding (and attempted catching) of ducks interspersed with eating and sleeping.  However a distinct lack of cats… I could

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Bats and black cats

How very Halloween sounding is that blog post title? Anyhow… Last post I said I wanted to knit something that wasn’t food or caterpillar related, perhaps a ‘cute Halloween knit, Christmas presents, a little something for me, or a little

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It’s finished!!!!

It’s the end of an era! Ok, not quite, but I have been working on the Hungry Caterpillar project since the end of June, that’s two and a half months! For someone used to not really spending more than a

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Butterflies

So, let’s show off the only thing I have to show this week: Butterflies! For these guys, I used the free pattern: Metamorphosis part II – the Butterfly by ChemKnits. You’ll notice that each of these, unlike the other Hungry Caterpillar set

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Muffins, watermelon, leaves and eggs?

Hi all! Been enjoying my bank holiday weekend by doing more birthday stuff! Meeting up with some friends and gaming with other friends as well, even managed to sneak in a trip to my LYS and found a ball of

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The Owl and the Pussy Caterpillar?!

Heh, I’ve been reading way too many nursery rhymes… Let me explain the reason for this particular blog post. I don’t know when it started exactly, but somewhere between me finishing primary school and Felix starting (ok, she’s at nursery

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Hungry Caterpillars and Hungry Tribbles

I bought Felix ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ as a ‘congratulations on being a big sister’ present when Inkling was born, after she had watched the short film adaption on Netflix. I was surprised that we didn’t already have a  a

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Tentacle Terror!

Let’s start with a story. Every time we go into Manchester, Engel likes to check out the gaming shop (so do I for Call of Cthulhu RPG expansions) and if Felix is good, she gets a dice for her dice

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Fish, fish, fishy fish!

I can’t believe it’s been three weeks already, since my last post, since Inkling arrived, and that it’s taken so long to finish my current knitting project! That said, this project rapidly grew in number…let me start from the beginning.

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