Monthly Archives: February 2016

Pancake day

“I can’t believe it’s pancake day already – it’s really creped up on us this year!” Text received from youngest son first thing yesterday morning. We had ours with maple syrup, lemon and sugar, and golden syrup.  Not all at … Continue reading

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What’s on the needles? an update

I am making the most of the winning combination of at last having plenty of time on my hands and many rainy days, and I’m enjoying lots of  crochet and knitting. First off, that new blanket.  I finished the last … Continue reading

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January allotment update

Well I finally did manage to get out there and do a few things in January, in the odd moments between the downpours. I moved most of the fruit bushes up to the Orchard Plot, which I’ve dug over ready … Continue reading

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