It’s been a beautiful weekend weather-wise and our attention is beginning to turn towards the allotment. All winter, we’ve collected cardboard toilet rolls ready to use as pots that can go straight into the ground. If you’d like to know more, here’s a link to the post I wrote about them last year.
Despite the title, this post has nothing to do with our house extension, and everything to do with a post I wrote around a year ago about single use plastics. By chance, I came across some information about eco bricks, which are an increasingly popular way to deal with some types of plastic. Basically, an…… Continue reading Bricking it!
This week I only have two projects on the go, and unusually for me they are both knitting. One is an old project that typically started very well and has slowed right down, the other is a new one. The first is a toddler sized Flax pullover by Tin Can Knits. I had worked the…… Continue reading WIP Wednesday-13th March
Last night, I finished my corner to corner granny blanket. It started so quickly, but when I had to frog some back because of losing terribly at yarn chicken I lost my enthusiasm a little. However, it was still only 3 weeks from start to finish with other projects in between. Once I had finished…… Continue reading If in doubt, choose shells
It is a very exciting week in our house as building work on our long-awaited extension has begun! You may remember it featuring in both my 2018 and 2019 guidelines posts, so it really has seemed like forever since we were in the planning stages. I went to work yesterday and missed all of the…… Continue reading So it begins…
When I looked at my blog on the computer and not just on my phone, I was reminded that once upon a time (2 years ago) I was in the top 100 cardmaking blogs. Lately, cardmaking posts from me have been in short supply (as in non-existent) so I decided to change all that. My…… Continue reading Cardmaking Round Up