I’ve been going back and fore to England via the Severn Bridge since I can remember. We’ve gone back and fore across the bridge more times than I’d care to count! Every time, we used to smile and wave and chat to the people in the booth and commiserate about the weather being too hot… Continue reading The End Of An Era – The Removal Of The Severn Bridge Tolls
This weekend, the berries on the elder tree in the garden were finally ready to pick! I wasted no time collecting as many as my small stature (5’2″) allowed! Unfortunately, my meagre height didn’t allow for enough collection so I sneaked off to the tree on the green next to our house to get more from there.
Hello my friend it’s been ages Since I last looked upon your beautiful face. Last time, was when the sun last rose, It bountiful miracles to perform. When I last laughed and sniggered At that joke you told As you effortlessly brushed my hair from my eyes. Did I ever tell you ‘I love you’?… Continue reading Hello My Friend…
On Tuesday, I went to St Fagans to research what was originally going to be an article I was going to offer a magazine on the history of knitting and the fibre arts in Wales. The problem is that I was really inspired by what I saw!
So yesterday was the 10th anniversary of our marriage. It’s been a bit of an achievement really. I think a lot of people thought we’d only last a few years if that. But with a bit of strong will, determination and a lot of love, we’ve managed to get this far.
I KEEP six honest serving-men (They taught me all I knew); Their names are What and Why and When And How and Where and Who. I send them over land and sea, I send them east and west; But after they have worked for me, I give them all a rest. I let them rest… Continue reading Soppy Sunday – I Keep Six Honest Serving-Men by Rudyard Kipling
As a first impression, I thought the yarn was so beautiful and really well packaged. I thought I took a photo of the package when it came but I can’t find it now. I got RiverSystem to take a video of me winding the yarn which I’ve uploaded to YouTube for you to see.