Monthly Archives: January 2012

End of the Month Catch Up

Where on earth did January go?  As this is my end of the month post, which means my Monthly Mosaic post, I realised there are still a lot of photos sitting in my January file which haven’t been posted yet, … Continue reading

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The Third Wheel.

It has been some months since I’ve had a chat with you about spinning yarn… I happen to know it has been this long because I remember vaguely, quite some time ago, telling you all about my new spinning wheel and … Continue reading

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January Socks

Before we get started on Socktastic Business, I have to post some more Summer Happiness, ooooh my goodness we are right in the middle of Summer and it is amaaaaazing! Today is Saturday which meant another trip to another stunning beach, (I … Continue reading

Posted in Beaches, Cables, SOCKS!!!, Whangarei | 52 Comments

Roast Vegetable and Haloumi Salad

After the excited response to my GF brownie from a few posts ago (still not quite ready to share that one… it’s not quite perfected) I decided to bring a new element into Crochet with Raymond and start to share … Continue reading

Posted in Fooooooooood! | 39 Comments

Saturday at my place….

A day trip to Waipu Cove, 40kms out of town…. Thank goodness we couldn’t find a car park at Waipu Beach and carried on around the bay to Langs Beach.  Pure Summer Bliss.  Same stunning golden sand and turquoise water, far fewer people. … Continue reading

Posted in Beaches, Ripple Blanket, Whangarei | 108 Comments

Higgledy-Piggledy Ta-da!

I would say that one of the best things about the house we are currently residing in is the view of the evening sky.  It is quite spectacular when the sky is not overcast and I’m loving taking photos of … Continue reading

Posted in Granny Squares, Raymond Appreciation, Sunsets | 61 Comments

Colour theme for January…

Blue and green are totally my colours for January 2012… They usually are, but right now they really, really are.  I’m drinking in these colours and just can’t get enough of them, as you will see in a few upcoming … Continue reading

Posted in Crochet Blankets, Fooooooooood!, Granny Mandala, Ripple Blanket | 70 Comments