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.
If you’re looking for a pattern that’s perfect for mindful crafting then this is it! You have lots of time to think about how the yarn feels in your hands and count stitches in your head as you go. It’s perfect for sorting your thoughts into rows and boxes!
This year, I had planned to give RiverSytem’s sister L a pair of handmade socks that were inspired by the Northern Lights and the pattern was going to be designed by me. I’ve called them the Nordlys Socks and they were going to be crocheted.
RiverSystem and I recently had our ninth anniversary. When you both have a diagnosed mental illness and a diagnosed physical disability, it can strain the marriage. But with a little bit of care, your marriage can be a success. Do the groundwork first! It’s always good to enter into marriage with your eyes open! This means,… Continue reading Self Care CAL – Look After Your Relationships…
I’m so grateful to Sheena from The Mermaid’s Purse. I used the Eco4ply in the Plankton colourway. I wasn’t going to have enough and she had the perfect solution! An almost solid blue skein that matched perfectly!
Can you belive that today marks the ninth anniversary RiverSystem and my marriage. We’ve had a few ups and downs mostly downs but we’ve got through it. I don’t think we’ve got it completely right but we’ll get there… eventually! A few months ago, I was thinking we needed a break. I thought it would… Continue reading Weekend Away Part One – American Museum in Britain.