Category Archives: Raymond Appreciation


Last weekend it was not very sunny which was nice because the sun is very, very hot right now and it was lovely to have a break from it burning down on me.  Those of you in the Northern Hemisphere … Continue reading

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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

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2011 has been quite the awesome year hasn’t it?  Hard work, yes, but a year with so much more optimism and hope than the previous years I do believe. Raymond has enjoyed the year, despite a gruelling trip up North … Continue reading

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Christmas up North

Happy Christmas to you!  It’s mid-afternoon as I type this, so many of my blog friends will not have reached Christmas yet, still asleep for a few hours before being woken up by over excited children! I started to write … Continue reading

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Summer Solstice

Solstice blessings to you! We were lucky enough to share Summer Solstice Celebrations with some dear friends last night who love on top of a hill… whoops, as I proof read that I noticed my typo, but not all typos … Continue reading

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Faffing around with Fair Isle….

I’ve never been inclined to learn Fair Isle before, but this week I’ve been knitting a little gift for a gorgeous wee girl who I love very much who is part of a family of performers.  They are quite the … Continue reading

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Making stuff for KB.

The knitting above is not for KB, I’m terribly sorry to tantalise you in my previous post with knitting and not tell you what it was!  (Oh my goodness, can you imagine what a non-knitter who just stumbled into Crochet with … Continue reading

Posted in Cables, Raymond Appreciation, SOCKS!!! | 49 Comments