I spent much of this morning in winding 800 grams of yarn skeins into yarn cakes. I took many photographs and hoped to share one here. [i]Unfortunately[/i] “Velvet Plum” seems to be one of those shades that is enormously difficult to capture accurately. In short, I made a pig’s ear of the whole process.[i] Fortunately [/i]I noticed that all the skeins but one had a label that was a shade of green. Photo opportunity? I don’t know, you tell me. At the very least, it’s a Blip. I’m going back to Masterchef now. Toodleoo.
Recently, at the: Crooked House
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
Week five of lockdown v2.0 begins today. We have new rules, slightly more relaxed but with the addition of a nightly curfew (from 15th December.) Does that then make this Lockdown v2.1? I think that it probably does! … Continue readingDeterminedly Cheering Myself Up
Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots
It’s mass migration time! #livereportingfromtheroad #france #autumn2020 #thelockdowndash
An interesting morning. Up and at ’em we went to Intermarché to fuel up and to buy some food for when we arrive home. They were queuing outside the door for what appeared to be controlled entry. There were queues for fuel too. “We’re not that desperate” we said and set off for home. It… Continue reading October 29, 2020 at 10:24AM