NaBloPoMo 10 – Not Fail

Ten days into November already? And we haven’t failed yet. Nor entirely, anyway – I can scarcely say that the vision of quality has been achieved. Times are difficult however and I must settle for jotting down a few thoughts on most days – today being one of those days.

RAK packages have been sent. Soup and bread rolls have been made. Conference calls happened and kept me away from my desk.

That’s it. Dead boring.

While I was knitting on the new scarf last night…

That's a poor colour reproduction (low light shot)
That's a poor colour reproduction (low light shot)

(note the very sexy blue needles…)

Mr L was undercoating the fireplace. It needs several more coats.

Dehumidifier drying the (first) undercoat out - we're making incremental forward movement on this project at last
Dehumidifier drying the (first) undercoat out - we're making incremental forward movement on this project at last

That’s it. No. Really. There is nothing of interest occurring on the Windswept Acre this week.

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Petunias always make me think of Dinghies

Petunias always make me think of Dinghies

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It has been bugging me

It has been bugging me

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On yer bike!

On yer bike!

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Van Nessa : Her Leak

Van Nessa : Her Leak

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