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October the Beginning

In a fuel shortage we have probably clocked up more miles these past few weeks than ever! There has been a long list of hospital appointments for both of us. My physio is coming along great and I'm actually feeling the improvements. John has been doing well until the breathlessness started to become a problem.… Continue reading October the Beginning

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A Week to Not Repeat

Not even a week really though it feels like it's all gone in slow motion. Remember my little Scarecrow for our Village Gathering last time? Well that morphed into this at 07.30 Wednesday 1st September. John came back from the dog walk not feeling too well. Thankfully we have good friends and a defibrillator in… Continue reading A Week to Not Repeat

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April the Last Bit

Another month nearly done! Yesterday I started the prep for the solar dyeing and today put some of the colours into the 1.5 litre kilner jars. On the left is Chlorophyll and Logwood, in the middle is Rhubarb root and madder. both of these came in the kits. The jar on the right has gorse… Continue reading April the Last Bit

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Early April

I hope you had a good Easter this year. Compared to how scary everything seemed this time last year hope lies on the horizon now. At least the sun shines, between the snow showers and howling northerly winds! I finished the Stitchwheel which was designed and demonstrated by Cathy Reavy at Threads. I didn't want… Continue reading Early April