Gardening · General Topics · Holidays

Garden work can be a pain

What a lovely day today, on Good Friday. I purchased two roses for the new garden bed I dug about two weeks ago. I was knackered after that just from slicing off the turf and digging it over to find about 20 odd bricks. The roses came yesterday, so this morning I was into the… Continue reading Garden work can be a pain

Gardening · Weaving

Garden Days

What a lovely Monday but very warm. It would not surprise me if I have caught the sun, as I have been outside most of the afternoon sorting out the garden planters... finally! The poor plants have been sat waiting patiently for about two weeks. Although they were starting to form a nice display without… Continue reading Garden Days

Crochet · Crochet Blankets · General Topics · Knitting · work in progress

Friday Roundup #13-20

I was beginning to think this week would not end. It has been all go at work, dealing with actions linked to COVID-19. From the end of next week I drop to a 4-day working week to help see our company through the crisis. But enough about work. It’s the weekend. Yay! I have Billie… Continue reading Friday Roundup #13-20

Crochet · General Topics

Friday Roundup #15

I hope you have all had a good weekend, and if in the UK have enjoyed Bonfire Night and the fireworks. Work has not been too mad this week, although the first day back is always a hardship, sifting through 100’s of emails.  Much of which is generic reporting that I can quickly delete, thankfully.… Continue reading Friday Roundup #15

Crochet · General Topics

Sunday, Sunday

Well, Saturday’s BBQ turned out fine.  We had 8 people arrive, but enough food and drink for a small army!  The weather was patchy.  Mostly cloud with the odd mini spell of rain, although never heavy.  Being typical Brits, we still sat outside with our drink, food and a patio heater. Sunday however was the… Continue reading Sunday, Sunday