Today is a low-#spoons, little-brain day 🤕. Luckily, my cotton for a baby blanket for my eagerly awaited, shiny new … Continue Reading Niblings! Niblings!
This loom is the reason for yesterday and today’s lack of #spoons but it was definitely worth it. After taking … Continue Reading A New Loom!
Embark on an ENORMOUS, years-long project that requires proficiency only in skills I already have? Pfft! Where’s the fun in … Continue Reading Biting off more than I can chew!
Delightful end to a Saturday celebrating 20 years of friendship and Spring Equinox celebrations with my chosen-sister, Liana ❤️❤️- a … Continue Reading 20 Springs of friendship!
Oggie and I are slowly working through the waxing of the silver beech that will become a tapestry loom from … Continue Reading Woodwork in the workshop!
We are very lucky to have a little creek at the bottom of our garden so we are visited by … Continue Reading The joys of country life!
Getting deeper into the #slowlife, next stop #homemade skincare. I’ve never been able to find anything that works for my … Continue Reading Next stop homemade skincare.
We’ve had 30 minutes of rain that turmed to delicate, fluttering, snow! We were told we could have snow in … Continue Reading SNOW!!!!
FINISHED!!! My knee may be fractured and I may be in a fog of painkillers but I can always knit! … Continue Reading Big Old Coat finished!
Lest I be one of those people who only shares the pretty stuff lol. This is 4 days after falling … Continue Reading #nofilter 😂
Ingredients delivery services aren’t just for those who can’t cook… they’re for those who can’t think, too!
We have used one ingredients delivery service or another for around a year, now, and I love it for so … Continue Reading Ingredients delivery services aren’t just for those who can’t cook… they’re for those who can’t think, too!
I wasn’t going to go but I’d been looking forward to, and saving up for, the Bendigo Sheep and Wool … Continue Reading Bendigo Sheep and Wool Show 2017
My mother died yesterday. It is an understatement to say that she wasn’t a great mother but also to say … Continue Reading Vale Jillian le Patourel
It’s an icy, rainy day in the Victorian Central Highlands and my pain and brain fog are moderate to high … Continue Reading The #slowlife and #spoonielife
Every time I give myself permission to have a do-little day, listening to my pain, I find I end up … Continue Reading Onigiri and life lessons.
I’ve always wanted to spin my own wool. A childhood friend’s mother used to spin and I could watch her … Continue Reading Learning a new, ancient skill.