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Goodbye 2016!

I don’t know if a lot of people feel the same way, but 2016 was cursed. My family was hit pretty hard, there’s been death, terminal illness and long term ill health. I won’t go into detail on those. One

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A few more finished Christmas gifts

I think I’ve knit the last Christmas gift, I hope I have anyway as I’ve moved on to other projects. Present 1: This is for my nephew and uses the free pattern A PokéHat by Mrs Luedeke. Quick and easy knit

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Duck a la mushroom?

Here’s the duck: And here’s the mushrooms: Both for Felix of course! The duck is a free pattern by Mimi Codd, ‘Rubber Duckie Face Cloth‘ and the mushrooms are another free pattern, this time by Leslie Glenn and is aptly called

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Last of the blankets! (For now…)

Engels incredibly bright, not too warm-not too cold blanket, as per his request. Snuggles decided to photo bomb the photo shoot as the sea of green was just destroying my retinas… And yes, this wool is just that bight. Its

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Meow meow!

Yesterday was my birthday. Its generally an occasion I celebrate at home, generally pretty small, and usually with very little fuss. My circle of friends however has grown quite a lot, and not the kind of friends you hang around

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Christmas catch up…

…coming to you from under a blanket… First things first, photos of all the holiday knitting I’ve been keeping secret. This is for my niece, a miniature version of her very own pet chicken! And this is for a good

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Happy (belated) St Andrews!

Did everyone go out Haggis Hunting in preparation for their traditional St Andrews feast on Saturday? I did! Here’s the evidence: Had friends round and a good time was had by all. Except for the haggis. I think being skinned

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Little Felix

A week ago today, after 30 hours of labour and an emergency c-section, little Felix was born. She came earlier than expected, and is rather small (only 2.29kg at birth, that’s about 5lb for the imperialists out there.) Just letting

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Schrodinger’s Workman

On the way to the house this morning Engel and I realised something. You are expecting a workman at between 10am and 2pm.  If you turn up at the house  late then you will have missed the workman.  If you

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Random post

A few moments ago I received a phone call from my eldest sister, to summarise: “I just passed by a cattery and thought of you – ever thought of opening one as your own business?” Now, I do foster kitties,

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