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From the archives: Sackboy

Hi all, Long story short: Recieved a letter from Felix’s nursery class Thursday evening saying they were having a ‘royal banquet’ and encouraged the children to dress as princesses, princes or knights that following Thursday. I looked at Felix, she

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Baby blankets

I realised when looking through the archives that I never posted Felix’s baby blanket that I made whilst I was pregnant: It’s knit using the pattern ‘Embroidered baby blanket’ from Kitty Knits: Projects for Cats and their People (a Christmas

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It’s Frankenstein!

As an aside to all the Christmas knitting I’ve been doing, I took part in a Halloween MKAL – which turned out to be a cuddly Frankenstein. My only issue? He doesn’t have trousers on, and, well, I knit it

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Hi all, Apologies for not posting last week – been having a number of security issues. Some of you may remember that I had to take down my site a few years ago, strip it and start again because some

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Where did all the time go?

Seriously, I blinked and its February… Been a busy few weeks – Rabbie Burns day, Australia Day, Chinese New year, and that’s only the official days! There’s been learning baby massage (I was sceptical at first, but I’m converted now)

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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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Home sweet home

As mentioned in my last post, Engel and myself have a house! We moved in more or less about three weeks ago and currently still up to our ears in boxes, but the unpacking is getting there! And the sorting!

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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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