Just to confirm – October is my WIP-busting month.

No new cast-ons are allowed((Not even, and especially not even, that Pretty Thing of the Harlot’s that I have been waiting so long for)), except maybe for one significant project to be consumed while Mr L is away in Manc later this month. I don’t expect to beat many WIPs into submission in total as the Winter Shawl alone is a significant time user. The estimated completion date for that is sometime mid-month. All the same, it would be good to complete at least a couple of pairs of socks as well. And on that last note we pause…

Recently, at the: Crooked House

December Reflections 4: Red

December Reflections 4: Red

Nature is red in tooth and claw and nobody knows this better than a person that shares their life with cats… At 4 am today there was a thud, followed closely by another thud, and another. It sounded curiously like a rather fat cat pouncing on something. “Has Dusty brought some prey in?” The Crooked Man went to investigate. Dusty had indeed brought some prey in and when he saw his dad, he let goContinue readingDecember Reflections 4: Red

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

Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots

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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