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Hello, Goodbye – An Introspective Retrospective

Hello, Goodbye – An Introspective Retrospective

I don’t usually write New Year posts, mostly because I’m still not sure of myself looking backwards or forwards. Joy, sadness, hope and expectation can all feel a bit of a muddle from time to time, but I have a bit to catch up on. […]

Time, Beauty And Achievement

Time, Beauty And Achievement

Every now and again I will tend to write a little on why I continue to make and create, re-invent and imagine and, ultimately, why I still maintain this site. The reasons I have had have changed somewhat over the years, from the previous incarnation […]

Fresh Yarn On Warm Needles – A Handspun Hat

Fresh Yarn On Warm Needles – A Handspun Hat

Life has started to return to normal now, and Mr Awesome and I are settling back into a routine whilst still retaining a flush of happiness from the fun of the last few weeks. But there is undoubtably less for us to do now that […]

A Very Handmade Wedding

A Very Handmade Wedding

Regular readers of this blog might have wondered that I seemed to suddenly disappear almost exactly a month ago, and those who have been keeping up with the events that I occasionally mention to be going on in my life might have understandably put this […]

Wedding Things Are Being Made

Wedding Things Are Being Made

Apart from the upcoming Knitting And Crochet Blog Week extravaganza, this blog is likely to be a little quieter than usual over the coming weeks, as in ten weeks’ time I will be a married woman: a Mrs Awesome, and there are a lot of […]

A New Disaster

A New Disaster

Some of you will have read in my post on Tuesday that things have not been all sunshine and daffodils for me over these past three weeks. I have struggled with a bit of a knockback in an attempt to relieve some stresses and a […]