No knitting

There isn’t much knitting being done this week, nor much preparation for next week’s visitors. We are consumed by puzzles. Not doing ‘arf badly, though – last year we finished in 31st position. At the time of writing we are in ninth… though there is plenty of time for that to change. All the same, with 140 teams on the leader board and 235 registered teams… we are not performing too badly. Teams may have up to 10 players – there’s just the two of us, but we do work well as a team and we exhibit different strengths.

I missed spinning today, through forgetting which day of the week that it was 🙁

Apart from puzzling, we have been trying to walk out in the bay as much as possible, and I confess to having done a little laundry… but no knitting and no spinning at all. I miss it.

Recently, at the: Crooked House

In a pickle

In a pickle

Shops are now open to sell anything on their shelves and we are no longer restricted to purchasing whatever some government official has deemed to be “essential”. We popped out to The Shed yesterday as I needed some parcel tape to package up some things that I need to be posting off. We had to hunt, it wasn’t in the Stationery section, but we eventually found it in the DIY area. It’s not of greatContinue readingIn a pickle

December Reflections 1: Star

December Reflections 1: Star

Taking part in Susannah Conway’s series of December Reflections prompts. Mainly my responses will be in my other blog, Scattered Thoughts, but sometimes they will fit better here. On other days, such as today, we may fit in a post in both blogs. … Continue readingDecember Reflections 1: Star

Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots

second test

post by mail. who is this user Beth Loft 86390, France

October 29, 2020 at 12:12PM

It’s mass migration time! #livereportingfromtheroad #france #autumn2020 #thelockdowndash