Author Archives: Crochet with Raymond

About Crochet with Raymond

I'm a crochet obsessed, reiki master, crystal healing, yoga junkie, counselling student, in a happy long term relationship... and Raymond's mum!

14 months

Hello to anyone still getting updates and popping in from time to time!  I can’t believe it has been 14 months since I stopped writing my blog.  I know I tried writing another blog and I quite enjoyed it, but … Continue reading

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Missing in Action Part II

Gosh it has been quite some time since I have popped in… I hope that you are all well and continuing to live happy and creative lives. Life has been OK for us, Winter has been a hard season and … Continue reading

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Missing in Action

Waking up very early on a Saturday morning does have it’s advantages, such as a beautiful sunrise like this!  Although, I’m concerned that the pink in the sky means it is going to rain today and I have loads of washing … Continue reading

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Mousing

Raymond and I do not have a lot in common other than our mutual adoration of the lovely KB.  He loves meat, I’m a vegetarian, he loves lying in the sun and I don’t, he enjoys killing small animals and … Continue reading

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New beginnings at the end of May

There is a strong possibility I am going to need a wheelchair tomorrow… it is a shame my sister lives an 11 hour drive from me, I’m sure I could otherwise borrow hers until my body recovers from a 90 minute … Continue reading

Posted in Raymond Appreciation, Whangarei | 64 Comments

Thread

In my last post I told you I would show you a WIP I had been working on for about 10 weeks.  Don’t be fooled by the amount of time I spent making it, thinking it is going to be … Continue reading

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Lucky

I’m feeling like quite the lucky one today…  Two gifts in two days!  People who know me well will know I LOVE presents, both receiving and giving, it’s all good in my mind! Yesterday my lovely KB bought me a … Continue reading

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Little Ray of Sunshine…

My weekend flew past, I just could not believe how quickly it became Monday morning again, I felt as though I was in some strange time warp.  Most of the time it rained and was grey and cold, but for small … Continue reading

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Autumn

It is getting bloody cold here in New Zealand, even in the “Winterless North” where we live.  I think it is called the Winterless North because it doesn’t snow up here, it is still cold enough to wear knitted goodies thank goodness, … Continue reading

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Rainbow

I found my “Soul Yarn” on the weekend at the Wonders of Wool market in Wellington… One beautiful ball of rainbow goodness is wonderful… But two is better! I’m back from a wonderful, incredibly busy, exhausting, rejuvenating two week trip … Continue reading

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