Archive for September, 2011


September 30th, 2011 | Other | 5 Comments

Joe is 10 today. TEN. Happy birthday you gorgeous boy! Which means I’ve been a mother for a decade. How did that happen so quickly?          


September 26th, 2011 | Crochet and Knitting | 7 Comments

:: Friday night Browsed Ravelry and found a free pattern for these ‘Duffers’ felted slippers. I thought they might be the perfect slipper for me. Decide a grey pair would be nice. :: Saturday morning in the yarn shop buying the felting wool, ignore all grey and choose bright green and variegated. :: Saturday afternoon knit, knit and […]


September 22nd, 2011 | Family | 5 Comments

Betty is 5 months old now and as I heard Henry telling her just last night she is the ‘most beautifulest dog ever borned’ and quite possibly the naughtiest…                  

Book signing

September 19th, 2011 | 'Freya and Fred' book | 4 Comments

How exciting is this! I’ve been asked to do a book signing at ‘Creative Quilting’, Hampton Court Village on the 6th October from 11 am. I’ll bring the quilts and projects from the book with me and will hopefully be kept busy signing books! So, you could pop to the shop, get your signed copy of […]

Well laid plans…

September 15th, 2011 | Home, Other | 3 Comments

I start every day by making a list of things I hope to achieve that day (often a wildly over- optimistic one) but my plans are often overtaken by other events like the day last week when I took Betty for a walk and came back to find the car under a tree… amazingly the car was fine and no-one […]