This and that

  • I really must go to town tomorrow, whether I like it or not.
  • The second Thorfinn is cast on
  • The Evenstar is under way again, but still on Clue 2
  • My Altoids tin collection is growing nicely but I’d really like some of the flavours that can be had from the USA: Cinnamon, Ginger, Wintergreen, Honey…
  • I have a UFO-busting plan drawn up to cover the next 32 days. It is intense. If all goes to plan (HAH!) I should have seven projects completed, two new pairs of socks, five sock yarns liberated, and the Evenstar remaining on schedule. Stop laughing!
  • I just wrote my first ever letter of condolence. It was difficult
  • There are now nine squares in the blankie, plus 3 further foundation squares knitted
  • The Icelandic Poppy Shawl has gone off to Pock, as a Mother’s Day gift for my MiL
  • Am on Day 2 of a migraine and the UFO-busting list looks truly scary at this moment
  • I cannot find my box of postcards and I want/need to catch up on some sendsomething duties
  • When am I ever going to find time to learn to weave?
  • If I go back to bed to nurse my head, who is going to cook the lunch?

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A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

I am lagging on the Month in the Country prompts, and lagging badly at that. I have a list of prompts t be caught up on and I shall be working my way through them here, or at Scattered Thoughts depending on where the post most naturally sits. I have elected to tackle the prompts not in date order necessarily but to seize upon prompts that offer me space in which to write down the things that I am feeling the need to say. Even if I need to crowbar it in. The thing is, I am going to continue to be short of time and space in which to write and so a two-for-one is useful and I hope to do as many of those as I can. Seems like a plan? … Continue readingA Month in France: Nothing is Lost

Oh, deer

Oh, deer

Nell and I had a lovely walk this morning. The weather has cooled considerably and there was a very pleasant breeze. We both made better time than of late. … Continue readingOh, deer

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  1. March 15, 2010

    My Altoids tin collection is growing nicely but I’d really like some of the flavours that can be had from the USA: Cinnamon

    Where are Wilko and Cheggers when we need them?
    FWIW I have a Cinnamon Altoids tin, but now it contains screws, nuts, and jumpers, instead of those sweets with their mythical powers.

    • March 15, 2010

      Cheggers is still in HK
      I haven’t crossed paths with our favourite breadman in many a long month

      their mythical powers.

      Me <---- wide eyed and innocent. I'm sure I don't know what you must mean... How's life in Bratfud, Tez?

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