Monthly Archives: January 2012

On A Grey Day

Wonderful people filled with love, laughter and grace can make even the darkest days beautiful.Thank you.

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Yarn Along

Some of my favourite or most peaceful moments in life have involved a good book or some knitting, when feeling particularly brave they are often combined!  It is no wonder, then, that I am thoroughly enjoying joining Ginny in her … Continue reading

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What Always Happens Once A Dog Is Dry From Their Bath…

Can it be that I have stumbled across… Duck Poo?  Oh… yes… YES! It’s only ten minutes later, when she decides to roll the other way that she realises… Oh crap, busted!

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The Big Black Cat loves me no matter what. The chooks now look at me with slightly wary and mildly pissed expressions.  They found it rather rude of me to put them through the indignity of washing their rear ends … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

I am slow in getting this week’s Yarn Along done! There is nothing spectacular being worked on this week, just the joy of knitting a pair of socks for a friend out of yarn I dyed myself.  The pattern is … Continue reading

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Whose Bed Is It Anyway?

You go away for a few days and all of a sudden there are ownership issues… Of course they only see the humans of the house as their slaves and hot water bottles anyway, so why should the beds be … Continue reading

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Kicking Back

At Alstonville.  These pictures don’t do it justice, but are the views from our bedroom.  The first looks down over Ballina, the second is over Byron Bay.  Of an evening you can see the light from Byron Bay Lighthouse. So … Continue reading

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Yarn Along

I have greatly admired and been a follower of these posts for ages and so thought I would finally join in with my own.  The idea is to share a photo of your current knitting projects and the book(s) you … Continue reading

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The New Year

Do you start off the New Year with a list of resolutions that generally don’t last the day?  I usually do, but this year I decided to start the year by doing things I want to continue with.I took my … Continue reading

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